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The Christmas Letter (Tess and Tilly Mystery #1)

If you love small towns, endearing relationships, food, animals, and a touch of murder, you will love this new mystery series by Kathi Daley, author of the popular Zoe Donovan Cozy Mystery Series.

Set in the small town of White Eagle Montana, the series features Tess and her dog Tilly,...

The Christmas Thief (Mary & Carol Higgins Clark Holiday Series #3) by Carol Higgins Clark

Mary Higgins Clark, America’s Queen of Suspense, and her daughter, bestselling mystery writer Carol Higgins Clark, have again joined forces to create a suspenseful and humorous holiday tale.

The folks who picked a beautiful eighty-foot blue spruce from Stowe, Vermont, to be Rockefeller...

The Clue is in the Pudding (A Special Pennyfoot Hotel Mystery Series #8) by Kate Kingsbury

Cecily has to track down a murderer within the country club's walls. Suspicion falls on the bad-tempered temporary housekeeper, and the slice of Christmas pudding she sends up to the victim's room.

Meanwhile, both Pansy and Gertie receive something very special for Christmas.

The Conspiracy (Seacliff High Mystery #4) Kathi Daley

The annual Christmas Carnival is in town and Alyson and the gang volunteer to help out. When strange things begin to happen at the carnival, they wonder if it might be related to the body they found in the cemetery earlier in the month. When Alyson has a potentially fatal accident on the Ferris...

The Darling Dahlias and the Poinsettia Puzzle (Darling Dahlias #8)

It’s Christmas, 1934, and the citizens of Darling, Alabama, are unwrapping a big package of Christmas puzzles. Mildred and Earlynne, members of the Dahlias Garden Club, are planning to open a bakery on the square—if they can come up with the right recipes. Charlie Dickens faces two of the...

The Diva Cooks a Goose (Domestic Diva Series #4) by Krista Davis

A Scrooge steals presents right from under Sophie Winston's family Christmas tree. Then her sister-in-law's father show's up with a diva girlfriend just a month after his separation. More than one person is thinking of committing a merry murder-until it actually happens! With many under...

The Diva Wraps It Up (Domestic Diva Series #8) by Krista Davis

In the latest novel in the national bestselling Domestic Diva Mystery series, it’s beginning to look a lot like murder...

The holidays are domestic diva Sophie Winston’s favorite time of year. But this season, there seem to be more mishaps than mistletoe. First, Horace Scroggins tumbles...

The Fleet Street Murders (Charles Lenox Series #3) by Charles Finch

It’s Christmas, 1866, and amateur sleuth Charles Lenox, recently engaged to his best friend, Lady Jane Grey, is happily celebrating the holiday in his Mayfair townhouse. Across London, however, two journalists have just met with violent deaths—one shot, one throttled. Lenox soon involves...

The Ghost of Christmas Past (Molly Murphy Series #18)

Semi-retired private detective Molly Murphy Sullivan is suffering from depression after a miscarriage following her adventure in San Francisco during the earthquake of 1906. She and her husband, Daniel, are invited for Christmas at a mansion on the Hudson, and they gratefully accept, expecting a...

The Ghost of Mistletoe Mary (Granny Apples Mystery Novella) Sue Ann Jaffarian

When a homeless veteran on LA’s Skid Row claims he’s seen the ghost of Mistletoe Mary, a down-and-out prostitute, private investigator Jeremiah Jones seeks the assistance of medium Emma Whitecastle and her great-great-great grandmother, the spirited Granny Apples, to determine if the woman is...

The Gingerbread Bump-Off (Fresh-Baked Mystery Series #6) by Livia Washburn

The Christmas Jingle Bell Tour of Lights comes to Phyllis's house and murder rings the door.

Not only will Phyllis Newsom's house be featured in the annual Christmas Jingle Bell Tour of Homes, she also has a Christmas Eve bridal shower and a New Year's Eve wedding to bake goodies for. But...

The Grudge (Seacliff High Mystery #5) Kathi Daley

Alyson and the gang head to a ski resort in the Colorado Rockies the week after Christmas. Before they even make it to the house they will be staying at for the week, they stumble across a body in the snow. When they realize that the body is one incident in a series of unusual occurrences, they...

The Iced Princess (Snow Globe Shop Mystery #2) Christine Husom

It’s that time of the year again—the Christmas rush is about to begin, and curio shop owner Camryn Brooks and her BFF, coffee shop owner Alice “Pinky” Nelson, need to hire additional help. Their former high-school classmate, Molly Dalton, is not exactly who they had in mind. Has the rich...

The Nightingale Before Christmas (Meg Langslow Series #18) by Donna Andrews

As the holidays draw near in Caerphilly, Mother volunteers to take part in in a big Christmas-themed decorator show house—each room of a temporarily untenanted house is decorated to the hilt by a different decorator for the public to tour. Of course, Mother insists that Meg pitch in with the...

The Peppermint Mocha Murder (Chocolate Whisperer Mystery #5)

It’s beginning to look like a merry Christmas for Hayden Mundy Moore. On vacation from providing her sought-after expertise in all things chocolate, Hayden heads to snowy New England with her friend and financial advisor, Travis, for the opening of his pal’s highly-touted holiday musical. But...

The Snow White Christmas Cookie (Berger and Mitry Mystery Series #9) by David Handler

The newest adventure featuring the mismatched romantic crime-fighting duo of New York City film critic Mitch Berger and Connecticut State Resident Trooper Desiree Mitry presents Des with her first taste of Christmas in the historic New England village of Dorset.

And what a taste it is....

The Twelve Clues of Christmas (Royal Spyness Series #6) by Rhys Bowen

She may be thirty-fifth in line for the throne, but Lady Georgiana Rannoch cannot wait to ring in the new year—before a Christmas killer wrings another neck…

On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me—well, actually, my true love, Darcy O’Mara, is spending a feliz navidad...

The Two Deadly Dovess (Meg Langslow Series #20) Donna Andrews

From ducks to geese to nightingales, Donna Andrews knows her birds! And she's channeled all her skill and winning humor into crafting these two Christmas mysteries with the perfect balance of comedy, suspense, and a dash of holiday cheer.

This special collections starts with Six Geese A-...

The Wedding Cake Killer (Fresh-Baked Mystery Series #7) by Livia Washburn

Because of the Jingle Bell Christmas Light Tour in the previous book, as well as the shower, the house is still lavishly decorated, but Phyllis isn’t in much of a holiday mood. Between the murder in the previous book and the stress of getting ready for Eve’s wedding (which will be held on New...

The Witch Tree (Anna Denning Mystery #1) by Karin Kaufman

Four days before Christmas in Elk Park, Colorado, genealogist Anna Denning discovers a client’s body. When she starts asking questions no one wants answered, she becomes the killer’s next target. Still grieving the death of her husband, Anna must draw on her wounded faith to enter a world of...

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