Mysteries

How to Start a Theme Book Group

How to Start a Theme Book Group

Have you ever thought about starting a theme book group? You may want to! Today I’m turning the blog over to Maggie King, author of the Hazel Rose Book Group series and she’s sharing her insights on how to create your own theme book group […]

Location as a Character with Heather Weidner

Location as a Character with Heather Weidner

Thank you so much for letting me visit. I’m Heather Weidner, and my mysteries, Secret Lives and Private Eyes and The Tulip Shirt Murders (November 2017) are set in and around Central Virginia, primarily in Chesterfield County, Amelia County, Farmville, Petersburg, and Richmond. My husband […]

Tea with Laura Childs

Tea with Laura Childs

Today I’m spending time with Laura Childs, author of the very popular Tea Shop Mystery series, New Orleans Scrapbook Mysteries, and Cackleberry Club Mysteries. She’s giving us a glimpse into her writing world and offering great advice for aspiring mystery writers. Thanks for stopping by […]

Tea with Jenny Kales

Tea with Jenny Kales

Today I’d like to welcome Jenny Kales, author of the Callie’s Kitchen Cozy Mystery Series including the latest installment Secrets & Pies. Secrets & Pies is a face-paced mystery with life-like characters that feel more like friends and a beautiful setting that makes you feel […]

Karen Rose Smith – Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

Karen Rose Smith – Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms

Karen Rose Smith, author of Slay Bells Ring, is sharing her delicious recipe for Chocolate Peppermint Blossoms today. They are the perfect addition to any afternoon tea and a wonderful holiday treat to share with friends and family. It’s time to start your holiday baking! […]

Tea with Ellery Adams

Tea with Ellery Adams

Today I’m sitting down with Ellery Adams, author of several cozy mystery series including her latest, The Secret, Book, & Scone Society. I recently had the pleasure of being part of her Advance Readers Team and read the book before it’s release. I can honestly […]

Tea with Larissa Reinhart

Tea with Larissa Reinhart

Today I’m sitting down with Larissa Reinhart, author of the latest Maizie Albright, Star Detective series, 16 Millimeters. Maizie Albright is a former child star who portrayed a teenage detective on TV and is now a real-life detective complete with all the real life drama that […]

7 Reasons I Love to Read Cozy Mysteries

7 Reasons I Love to Read Cozy Mysteries

I love a good mystery! I love the intrigue and deception that draws you in and challenges you to see if you can figure out the puzzle before it’s revealed. Suspense and thriller novels are great for getting your blood racing and keeping you on […]

Tea with Sandi Scott

Tea with Sandi Scott

I recently had the pleasure of reading an Advance Reader’s Copy of Sandi Scott’s first book in her new series, Murder in the Art Gallery, A Pet Portraits Cozy Mystery and I enjoyed it so much that I asked Sandi to stop by for an […]

Historical Research for Novel Writing

Historical Research for Novel Writing

*Today I’m turning the blog over to author Dorothy Spruzen to discuss how she does historical research for her books. Welcome to you all, and thank you for having me. Samantha invited me to write something for her wonderful website, so I thought that I […]