Since inheriting her late cousin's estate in Steepwick, Maine, Harper Kagel has had an eventful year. Every time she thought her new life would offer rest and relaxation, something else happened to prove otherwise.
And those incidents always led back to a rival family who accused Harper's ancestor of putting a curse on their family. One of them went so far as to hold Harper hostage! Now that the culprit is behind bars, others have taken up the cause.
Soon Harper finds that her cousin's death might not have been accidental, and she and her Cold Case Club are back in action. The rival family's constant harassment threatens to thwart Harper's investigation, and her sleuthing does nothing for her budding relationship with the Chief of Police.
Can Harper embrace her ancestral gifts in time to put an end to the rival family's nefarious plotting, or will she risk the wrath of the most powerful witch in the history of all things magical?
The Death Card is the third book in Prediction: Murder, a quirky cozy mystery from Vickie Carroll. Get your copy and escape into the quaint town of Steepwick today!More info →
A donut today brings trouble my way.
I’m Ellie Hart. I never dreamed that a new dog walking job would drop me in the middle of a drama. But here I am with my black Lab, Marley, and my newest client, Honeybee, the local diva’s beagle.
Mysterious accidents follow the celebrity like a crazed fan and when poisoned custard almost kills her, drips of the sweet filling lead right to my sister’s donut shop. I’ll do anything to clear her name which puts the lid on my simmering romance with the handsome detective in town.
When the dogs and I stumble on a mysterious rundown cabin and an old unsolved murder, it looks like I’m the newest target for a mishap.
The race is on to sort out this sticky mess before I end up in more than hot water.
Grab yourself a helping of Custard and a Crisis. Don’t miss the latest adventures of Ellie Hart and her lovable Labrador, Marley. Find out what happens next between Ellie and the handsome detective. Best of all, meet Ellie’s latest doggie client, Honeybee, a star beagle.More info →
After returning to her hometown, inheriting her late cousin’s estate, and solving a mystery, Harper Kagel was ready for some rest and relaxation. When some friends from her Cold Case Club make plans to head to a nearby bed and breakfast, Harper looks forward to a few days in the lap of luxury.
The secret crime solving society no sooner leaves the Steepwick town limits when there’s a development in an age-old cold case. Their excitement over the possibility of solving this mystery pales in comparison to something else–a murder in their backyard.
Promises of days lounging by the pool give way to sleuthing as the intrepid group takes on the challenge of finding a killer. Once she returns home, Harper has the added pressure of sensing the presence of her ancestors in her newly inherited home.
But what are the ancestors trying to tell her? And will it cause a rift with the newly regenerated relationship she has with her ex?
The Fool is the second book in Prediction:Murder, a quirky cozy mystery from Vickie Carroll. Get your copy and escape into the quaint town of Steepwick today!More info →
Harper Kagel answered her phone on an otherwise ordinary Friday evening expecting to discuss her day job. When the caller instead related the news that Harper’s cousin had taken a deadly fall, she dropped everything and returned to her hometown of Steepwick, Maine.
Although she only planned to stay long enough for the funeral, Harper never could have guessed that she would inherit her cousin’s home, business, and opinionated Westie named Einstein. Everyone in town welcomed Harper’s return with open arms and even inducted her into their Cold Case Club, a secret crime solvers’ society.
But Harper hardly has time to get settled in her new digs when she becomes the target of her cousin’s killer. Now she and Einstein will have to settle a centuries-old mystery involving her ancestors, and it will take help from everyone in the Cold Case Club–including her ex-flame.
Can Harper, Einstein, and the other Steepwick residents save the town’s reputation and Harper’s life? Or will she follow in the footsteps of her dearly departed cousin?
The Magician is the first book in Prediction:Murder, a quirky cozy mystery from Vickie Carroll. Get your copy and escape into the quaint town of Steepwick today!More info →
A donut a day doesn’t keep disasters away.
I’m Ellie Hart, and when a dog walking job falls in my lap, it looks like my luck has changed. Changed for the worst, that is, when the first thing I do is stumble upon a body.
And the new detective in town happens to be the most eligible bachelor around. And my new boss’s grandson. I’ve signed on for way more than I’d ever wanted.
With my job on the line, my black Lab at my side, and donuts in hand, my only choice is to follow the clues. But when footprints lead to evidence that doesn’t add up, I kick my natural nosiness into high gear.
My life is a complete mess, but with my new passion for sniffing out clues, I might just solve this dirty whodunit before the wrong person is arrested.
Grab yourself a huge helping of this clever new cozy mystery series. You’ll fall in love with Ellie Hart, her dog, and the cast of characters who keep her on her toes!More info →
Will she bake her next cupcakes behind bars?
Ava Decker is preparing to bake the most important cupcake of her life. This distinct dessert will hold a diamond ring for her BFF's surprise engagement. When the cupcake turns up empty, however, all eyes turn on the perplexed pastry chef.
A witness who comes forward could clear her name, and Ava eagerly tracks him down only to find that this poor guy took his secrets to the grave. Now the police are telling her to mind her own business, and a psychic is offering unsolicited advice about Ava's love life.
The stakes heat up hotter than the ovens in Ava's bakery when she's charged with grand theft auto of a British sports car on top of everything else. Can Ava's clever cat and true blue bestie help clear her name? Or will this baker be the only bridesmaid in an orange jumpsuit?
Vanilla & Vendettas is the third tasty cozy mystery in the Frosted Misfortunes series from Lisa Siefert. If you like cute animal sidekicks and bonus recipes, then get your copy now so you can enjoy this sweet whodunit!More info →
I’m Sunny Shaw, and I can’t catch a break from disaster - not even at my own wedding.
It seemed like a picture-perfect happily-ever-after. After a gorgeous ceremony to the man of my dreams, the next stop is a romantic Christmas honeymoon.
Or so I thought. Unfortunately, catastrophe hits on day one of my new married life.
A murder outside my mom’s house, a missing wedding gift, and a beautiful cat in need of immediate care, turns my life into a tangled mess. And when a five-year old tragedy rears its ugly head, suspects are suddenly everywhere.
Throw in the new detective in town and, wouldn’t you know it, Mom lands at the top of that list. There’s no time to lose. This case needs a big break and fast or my honeymoon - and Christmas - will both be canceled.
And if I’m not careful, I might be too.More info →
These are some killer cupcakes.
Ava Decker has fulfilled her dream of becoming a bakery owner. Now that she's claimed her inheritance, she can show off her killer culinary skills as a pastry chef. Soon customers are dying to try her delicious sweets.
But when one of Ava's chocolate fudge cupcakes turns up at the murder scene of a calorie-counting beauty queen, it's a sticky surprise nobody expected! The police are sure the bakery owner is innocent, but they are quick to accuse her best friend of the crime.
This pastry-chef-turned-sleuth and her cute kitty sidekick soon have their hands full of suspects. Can the dessert-loving duo follow the cupcake crumbs to the real killer? Or is her bestie destined for a life behind bars?
Fudge & Felonies is the second scrumptious cozy mystery in the Frosted Misfortunes series from Lisa Siefert. If you like cute animal sidekicks and bonus recipes, then get your copy now so you can enjoy this sweet whodunit!More info →
Just as I was beginning to think we’d never find the last missing member of our long-lost family, a seagull named Bravo shows up with both a promise and a threat.
He claims he’s been watching me for a long time—even before I gained my strange ability to talk to animals. He also says that if I help settle a dispute between warring flocks, then he’ll personally take me to see the one person I’ve been all but dying to meet. If I refuse to help, however, he’ll send an army of mercenary woodpeckers to destroy my house. Yikes!
Unfortunately, I’ve already promised Octo-Cat that I’ll take him on a cross-country trip to visit his girlfriend out in Colorado. With Nan and I on the road, it falls to Charles and Pringle to investigate in our absence.
Will they be able to solve the case according to the flock’s satisfaction? What shocking secrets has Nan been keeping from me now? And will I be able to survive more than 70 hours in the car with my complaining kitty?
The mysteries abound in our most unusual adventure yet.More info →
I’m Sunny Shaw and once again, catastrophe has landed at my front door.
I never thought a simple kitty rescue could take such a deadly turn, and that I’d end up smack dab in the middle of a murder investigation. Or that I’d have to worry about a one-eyed pirate, a flirty waitress, and a real live scarecrow at our pre-Halloween Tuxes and Tails fundraiser.
It’s not easy to solve a crime in an evening gown and heels. The race is on to untangle lies from truth, and I’m sure there’s a whopper in there somewhere.
Jasper, get your tiara in place. It’s up to us to follow the clues before they lead the cops in a great big circle . . . right back to us.More info →
I’m Sunny Shaw and, lately, trouble is my middle name.
Things are close to normal again when someone dumps a tiny box of kittens in my lap. I figure I’ll get them back to their mother and go about my business. No harm, no foul.
Except, I never expected to stumble over a body. Nor did I think a ten-year-old girl would be the only witness to the murder. Even worse? There’s a rare bird worth a fortune somehow mixed up in this mess.
Ruffling a few feathers is the least of my worries, especially since my goose might get cooked if I don’t hurry up and solve this case.
Come on, Jasper. We have kittens to take care of, a little girl to protect, and a killer on the loose. Surviving this one will take all of our smarts.More info →
She's delivering cupcakes...and a corpse?
Ava Decker leaves the accounting world to work as a pastry chef. It's the first step on her path to fulfilling her dream of owning a bakery. Ava knows she has what it takes to turn life's lemons into the sweet smell of success, and she's eager to get started.
But when her boss turns up dead in the back of a delivery truck Ava was driving, the police finger her for the crime! Things only get worse when the police learn that Ava is the sole heir of the victim's estate—including the bakery.
Now Ava's dream is to clear her name, even if it means leaning on her best friend and an adorable kitten for assistance. Can this team of amateur sleuths find the real killer? Or will Ava be forced to trade in her chef's coat and hat for a prison uniform?
Cupcakes & Chaos is the first delicious cozy mystery in the Frosted Misfortunes series from Lisa Siefert. If you like cute animal sidekicks and bonus recipes, then get your copy now so you can enjoy this sweet whodunit!More info →