Here are some Georgia facts:
The capital and the largest city is Atlanta.
State motto is “Wisdom, Justice, and Moderation.”
State nickname is the Peach State and Empire State of the South.
State flower is the Cherokee Rose.
State bird is the Brown Thrasher.
King George II is Georgia’s namesake.
Mystery authors who are found on the Cozy Mystery Site who feature Georgia locations/settings in their books:
Mary Kay Andrews (aka Kathy Hogan Trocheck): Weezie and BeBe Mystery Series
Mignon F. Ballard: Miss Dimple Mystery Series
Linda Berry: Trudy Roundtree Mystery Series
Duffy Brown: Consignment Shop Mystery Series
Bailey Cates (aka Cricket McRae): Magical Bakery Mystery Series
Beverly Connor: Diane Fallon Forensic Investigations Mystery Series AND Lindsay Chamberlain Archaeology Mystery Series
Lila Dare (aka Ella Barrick & Laura DiSilverio): Southern Beauty Shop Mystery Series
Nora DeLoach: Mama Detective Mystery Series
Phillip DePoy: Fever Devilin Mystery Series AND Flap Tucker Mystery Series
Judy Fitzwater: Jennifer Marsh “Dying to” Mystery Series
Susan Furlong (aka Lucy Arlington & Susan Furlong-Bolliger): Georgia Peach Mystery Series
Charlaine Harris: Aurora Teagarden Mystery Series
Lois Lavrisa: Chubby Chicks Club Mystery Series
Gail Oust: Piper Prescott Mystery Series
Rose Pressey: Haunted Vintage Mystery Series
Larissa Reinhart: Cherry Tucker Mystery Series
Celestine Sibley: Kate Mulcay Mystery Series
Patricia Sprinkle: Thoroughly Southern Mystery Series AND Sheila Travis Mystery Series
Mary Stanton (aka Claudia Bishop): Beaufort & Company Mystery Series
Fran Stewart: Biscuit McKee & Marmalade Mystery Series
Lane Stone: Tiara Investigations Mystery Series
Maggie Toussaint: Dreamwalker Mystery Series
Kathy Hogan Trocheck (aka Mary Kay Andrews): Julia Callahan Garrity Mystery Series
Please feel free to comment if you see an author from the Cozy Mystery Site who belongs on this list, or if you have any corrections.
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