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A Christmas to Purr About (Klepto Cat Mystery Series #22)

The Ivey family and friends agree to serve the hungry during the holidays, but not without serious consequences that require a little feline and equine intervention. Detective Craig goes missing, Rags is accused of grand theft and malicious mischief, Savannah is harassed and nearly arrested,...

A Christmas Visitor (Christmas Mystery Series #2) by Anne Perry

Henry Rathbone arrives to spend Christmas at the Dreghorn family manor house near Ullswater. He is greeted by the news that the master of the house, Judah Dreghorn, has died, presumed accidentally drowned. Not only this, but Judah’s good name is being slandered by someone claiming to be the...

A Crafty Christmas (Cumberland Creek Mystery Series #5) by Mollie Cox Bryan

Christmas is just around the corner, and the ladies of the Cumberland Creek Scrapbook Crop are thrilled when Sheila wins the first place prize in a scrapbooking design contest: a ten-day scrapbook-themed cruise in the Caribbean. Vera and Paige decide to tag along, which should pose the perfect...

A Deadly Christmas Carol (Granite Cove Mystery Series #2) Sharon Love Cook

When sultry Dionne Dunbar is run down in the street one winter's night, Granite Cove Gazette reporter Rose McNichols is the only witness. Amid Christmas preparations in the New England fishing village, Rose alone is determined to discover Dionne's secrets. Who wanted the woman dead? Was it a...

A Done Deal (Cutthroat Mysteries Series #5) by Jenna Bennett

It's Christmas time in Nashville, and all Savannah wants to unwrap on Christmas morning is Rafe Collier. Unfortunately, things don't look so good. He's back in town, but not alone: on his arm is a stunning brunette, just the kind of woman Savannah always suspected was his type.

When...

A Ghost for Christmas (Destiny Bay Cozy Mystery #1) J.D. Winters

Mele Keahi wasn't looking for excitement when she came to Destiny Bay. She'd just lost her man, her job and her self esteem, and she needed comfort. Instead, she found herself involved in a murder, sparring with a suspicious detective and coming face to face with a ghost from her Hawaiian...

A Gift of Bones (Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery Series #20)

Christmas comes to Zinnia, Mississippi—Sarah Booth Delaney must solve a case as the holiday approaches, in this new cozy mystery from Carolyn Haines.

Christmas is just around the corner and Sarah Booth and Tinkie are preparing for a festive holiday season. After a turbulent season of...

A Holiday Donut Steal (Donut Shop Mystery Short Story) Jessica Beck

When Momma’s earrings disappear during a Christmas party that Suzanne is catering, it’s up to her to figure out who did it before the thief gets away with stealing everyone’s Christmas spirit.

This is a short story especially written for the holiday season!

A Holiday Yarn (Seaside Knitters Mystery Series #4) by Sally Goldenbaum

In Sea Harbor the scent of snow fills the salty air, and at Izzy's Seaside Studio, the Seaside Knitters feast on cookies, knit their gifts, and plan their gatherings. And Mary Pisano is transforming the estate she inherited from her grandfather into a bed-and-breakfast. But then Mary's cousin...

A Holly, Jolly Murder (Claire Malloy Mystery Series #12) by Joan Hess

THE GIFT THAT GIVES ON GIVING. . .
With Farberville's college on holiday break, Claire Malloy's bookstore is quiet . . . deadly quiet. Breaking the silence is a little old lady looking for volumes on pagan rituals, applied magick, and Celtic mysticism. Claire is intrigued and--miffed that...

A Killer's Christmas in Wales (Penny Brannigan Mystery Series #3) by Elizabeth Duncan

As the townsfolk of the Welsh valley town of Llanelen settle in for the snowiest winter in twenty-five years, an American stranger arrives. Harry Saunders charms the ladies, one of them in particular: Evelyn Lloyd, the town’s former postmistress, who was left comfortably off after the death of...

A Midwinter's Tail (Lucky Paws Petsitting Mystery #4)

Professional pet sitter Daphne Templeton loves the holidays in Sylvan Creek, Pennsylvania. And nothing gets her into the spirit more than the town’s annual Bark the Halls Ball. The whole community will be there to wag their tails, especially this year’s special guest—Celeste “CeeCee” French,...

A New York Christmas (Christmas Mystery Series #12) by Anne Perry

The year is 1904. Twenty-three-year-old Jemima Pitt, the daughter of Thomas Pitt, head of Britain’s Special Branch, is crossing the Atlantic. She is traveling with an acquaintance, Delphinia Cardew, who is to marry the aristocratic Brent Albright in a high-society New York wedding—a grand affair...

A Plain Disappearance (Appleseed Creek Mystery #3) by Amanda Flower

USA Today recently hailed award-nominated author Amanda Flower for A Plain Death, calling it “the first Amish rom-com . . . bring on the next one!” As the enthusiastic reviews continue to mount, she’s back with her third Appleseed Creek mystery, A Plain Disappearance.

It’s Christmastime...

A Wee Christmas Homicide (Liss MacCrimmon Series #3) by Kaitlyn Dunnett

'Tis the season to be jolly, but in Moosetookalook, Maine, Christmas cheer is in short supply due to a snowless winter that's keeping skiers and shoppers at a distance. Fortunately, Liss MacCrimmon of the Scottish Emporium has a plan…

Liss's brainstorm focuses on Tiny Teddies, the new "...

All I Want For Christmas is Fudge (Candy Coated Mystery #4) Nancy Coco

Note: This is 74 pages in length!

This Christmas, event planner Jenn Christensen has come back to the winter wonderland of Mackinac Island, Michigan, to race for charity in the Santa Fun Run, rekindle her love for CSI tech Shane Carpenter, and indulge in her BFF Allie McMurphy’s fabulous...

Antiques Flee Market (Trash 'n' Treasures Series #3) by Barbara Allan

Brandy Borne's new life in the small Mississippi River town of Serenity is anything but serene. Moving back in with her bipolar mom, Vivian-an antique herself, who treats Brandy like a perpetual five-year old-is challenging enough, but stocking and running their antiques holiday booth at the...

Antiques Fruitcake (Trash 'n' Treasures Mysteries Series #9) by Barbara Allan

During the dress rehearsal for small-town Serenity’s festive Christmas play, star Madeline de Morlaye topples over—on stage!—after a bite of prop pastry. Since the frosty actress had earned plenty of enemies through her offstage dramatics, the cast of suspects is longer than Santa’s “Naughty or...

Antiques Slay Ride (Trash 'n' Treasures Novella) by Barbara Allan

The Christmas rush is on as Brandy Borne and her quaintly quirky mother, Vivian, sniff out plum collectibles for resale, only to find the owner of a Santa's workshop worth of treasures has received some deadly tidings. It’s beginning to look a lot like murder…but who wanted the deceased closed...

Antiques St. Nicked (Trash 'n' Treasures Mysteries Series #11) Barbara Allan

Hey Santa, get a clue . . .

NOTE: This book is only 89 pages!

Baby, it’s cold outside at small-town Serenity’s annual Holiday Stroll festivities. But that doesn’t stop Brandy Borne and her theatrical mother, Vivian, from making merry. That is, until the two find something frosty...

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