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A Biscuit, a Casket (Pawsitively Organic Mystery Series #2) by Liz Mugavero

The small town of Frog Ledge, Connecticut, has wholeheartedly embraced Kristan "Stan" Connor's new business--preparing quality organic treats for dogs and cats. On a healthy diet, the animals may live longer. . .but one local farmer won't be so lucky.

As Halloween approaches, Stan is...

A Catered Halloween (Mystery with Recipes Series #5) by Isis Crawford

With the promise of a hefty commission and some valuable word-of-mouth for their catering business, A Little Taste of Heaven, sisters Bernadette and Libby Simmons agree to cater the charity haunted house being staged at the old Peabody School. But when wealthy socialite Amethyst Applegate is...

A Ghost to Die For (Shannon Delaney Series #5) by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox

Halloween night, 2012. Mount Esperanza Memorial Park, San Diego. Shannon Delaney and Alex Blackthorne accept assignment to guard the grave of Andalyn Dixon, who died on her Twenty-first birthday, October 31st, 1892, before she could prove her innocence in one of San Diego’s most notorious bank...

All Hallows' Evil (Susan Henshaw Mystery Series #4) by Valerie Wolzien

At first Susan Henshaw thought the body in the library was a Halloween trick - but then she saw the blood and heard the man's dying gasp. Then a second body - celebrity morning talk-show host Jason Armstrong - was found stabbed on his front porch. Now, as Susan begins to investigate the deaths,...

Antiques Maul (Trash 'n' Treasures Mysteries Series #2) by Barbara Allan

As autumn splashes color across the small Mississippi River town of Serenity, newly divorced Brandy Borne is on the brink of going crazy after her ever-impossible mother quits the local theater group. She comes up with a brilliant idea for preserving her sanity and keeping Mother busy: open...

Be Careful What You Witch For (Family Fortune Mystery Series #2) Dawn Eastman

Leaving a traumatic police career behind, Clyde Fortune has returned to her seemingly quiet hometown of Crystal Haven, Michigan. In spite of the psychic powers of its residents, there’s no telling what trouble is brewing in this burg.

The highlight of this year's fall festival in Crystal...

Bedeviled Eggs (Cackleberry Club Series #3) by Laura Childs

Suzanne, Toni, and Petra, the wise-cracking (and egg cracking) ladies of the Cackleberry Club café whip up Egg Strata and Slumbering Volcanoes in the morning, then work a double shift as amateur sleuths. Because in this go round, a read dating event ends with a mayoral candidate getting shot...

Blackwork (Needlecraft Mystery Series #13) by Monica Ferris

This Halloween, Betsy Devonshire, owner of the Crewel World needlework shop and part-time sleuth, is haunted by murder. After one too many pints, a local blames bar owner and Wicca practitioner Leona Cunningham for a series of "accidents" that have happened throughout town. When he ends up dead...

Bread of the Dead (Santa Fe Cafe Mystery #1) by Ann Myers

Trick or treat—and murder—are on the menu in this first in a new culinary mystery series

Life couldn't be sweeter for Tres Amigas Café chef Rita Lafitte, decorating sugar skulls and taste-testing rich, buttery pan de muerto in anticipation of Santa Fe's Day of the Dead bread-baking...

Candy Corn Murder (Lucy Stone Series #22) by Leslie Meier

Lucy’s getting very annoyed that her husband Bill and his friend Evan have been working seemingly nonstop on their potentially prize-winning pumpkin catapult. But when the day of the big contest arrives, Evan is nowhere to be found…until a catapulted pumpkin busts open the trunk of the Dodge....

Caught Dead Handed (A Witch City Mystery #1) by Carol J. Perry

Most folks associate the city of Salem, Massachusetts with witches, but for Lee Barrett, it's home. This October she's returned to her hometown--where her beloved Aunt Ibby still lives--to interview for a job as a reporter at WICH-TV. But the only opening is for a call-in psychic to host the...

Death of A Neighborhood Witch (Jaine Austen Mysteries Series #11) by Laura Levine

Halloween is just around the corner, and between cauldrons of candy and a deliciously cute new neighbour, Jaine Austen is struggling to resist her sweet tooth. But this year, her once humdrum neighbourhood seems to be handing out more tricks than treats...When her faithful feline Prozac...

Delicious Mischief (Rylie Keyes Mystery #2) by Marianne Harden

PI-in-training Rylie Keyes just can't catch a break. While decked out in a Baconaise costume and handing out foot-long chocolate bars at a Halloween party, she's attacked by a costumed gorilla--and that's not even the worst part. The gorilla is the mother of Rylie's sidekick and best friend,...

Died to Match (Carnegie Kincaid Mystery Series #2) by Deborah Donnelly

Luke Skywalker is juggling martini glasses. Albert Einstein is dirty-dancing with Monica Lewinsky. And Zorro is furiously arguing with Death himself...

Just another night's work for wedding planner Carnegie Kincaid, as she oversees a spectacular coed bachelor party for a hard-charging...

Fiber and Brimstone (Scrapbooking Series #8) by Laura Childs

Scrapbook maven Carmela Bertrand and her friend Ava create giant puppets for the French Quarter’s Monsters and Mayhem parade. But as blood-curdling screams pierce the night, they discover that the captain of the float den has been stabbed by the razor-sharp horns of a giant Minotaur head!

Frill Kill (Scrapbooking Series #5)

With Halloween barely a week away, things are spookier than ever in New Orleans. A party at Juju Voodoo draws a fabulous throng, and Carmela's friend Ava has hired a sexy tarot card reader named Giovanni to work the crowd. What he doesn't foretell is that on her way home, Carmela will discover...

Fudge Cupcake Murder (Hannah Swensen Series #5) by Joanne Fluke

It's nearing Halloween and bakery owner Hannah Swensen just can't keep her hands out of the batter when murder stirs things up in Lake Eden, Minnesota, leaving the sheriff dead, a deputy accused, and a killer on the loose. . .

For Hannah, life seems to be lacking a certain flavor lately....

Ghastly Glass (Renaissance Faire Mystery Series #2) by Joyce & Jim Lavene

At her glass-blowing apprenticeship, Renaissance reveler Jessie Morton’s crabby boss and his creepy nephew are causing her problems. But when the man playing the Grim Reaper is killed, Jess has to find the lady, lord or serf whodunit.

Ghost at Work (Bailey Ruth Raeburn Series #1) by Carolyn Hart

Bailey Ruth Raeburn has always been great at solving mysteries. Why should a little thing like her death change anything? In fact, being dead gives her more of an opportunity to be on top of events. Bailey Ruth is delighted that her unique position as a ghost makes it possible for her to lend a...

Ghost of a Potion (Magic Potion Mystery Series #3) Heather Blake

In the latest from the bestselling author of One Potion in the Grave, it’s Halloween in Hitching Post, Alabama, and potion shop owner Carly Bell Hartwell has an especially spooky customer to handle…

With all the ghosts that haunt her at this time of year, Carly doesn’t exactly rush to...

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