Hobby Themed Cozy Mystery Series

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Below you'll find a list of all hobby cozy mystery series. This includes cozy mystery themes such as amateur sleuth, antiques/furniture, art, coupon clipping, crochet/knitting, doll collecting, embroidery/needlepoint, quilting, scrapbooking/decoupage and sewing. You may see that a series is listed twice on this list. That is because it is categorized in several hobby sub categories. Ex: A series might be listed in the 'Sewing' category and the 'Knitting' category.

To view series that are only in a particular hobby category use the tabs on the left-hand side. Click on 'View by Category' and scroll down to Hobbies.

Martha's Vineyard Mystery Series  by Cynthia Riggs
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Cynthia Riggs writes the Martha's Vineyard Mystery Series which started in and is set in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. It features amateur sleuth Victoria Trumbull, a feisty ninety-two-year-...

Mary & Carol Higgins Clark Holiday Series Carol Higgins Clark
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Carol Higgins Clark and her mother Mary Higgins Clark teamed up to write a Christmas Holiday series featuring Regan Reilly, the dynamic young sleuth featured in the novels of Carol Higgins Clark...

Maternal Instincts Mystery Series by Diana Orgain
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

This series started in 2009 and is set in San Francisco. It features Kate Connolly who is a new mom and amateur sleuth.

Math Puzzle Mystery Series by Casey Mayes
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

As Casey, Tim writes the Math Puzzle Mystery Series which started in 2010. It features Math whiz Savannah Stone and Zach, her retired police chief husband. It takes place in the foothills of the...

Mattie Winston Mystery Series by Annelise Ryan
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

This series started in 2009 and takes place in Wisconsin. It features Mattie Winston who is recently divorced and quit her job as a nurse when she found out her husband was cheating on her with...

Mayfield Mystery Series by Jerusha Jones
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Jerusha Jones writes the Mayfield Mystery series which is set in Washington state. It features amateur sleuth Nora Sheldon. Her husband, Skip is kidnapped while they’re on their honeymoon and...

Meg Jamison Mystery Series DB Humel
Category: Art

D.B. Humel writes the Meg Jamison Mystery Series. It features widow Meg Jamison, who has two grown sons, living alone in a townhouse. She's taking art classes at the local college in hopes of...

Meg Langslow Series by Donna Andrews
Category: Amatuer Sleuth, Blacksmith

This is an award-winning New York Times bestselling series which started in 1998 and is set in Virginia. It features blacksmith, Meg Langslow who lives in a small town and is always running into...

Merry & Bright Handcrafted Mystery Series
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Christina Freeburn writes the Merry & Bright Handcrafted Mystery Series which started in January 2019. It features Merry Winters who loves three things: Christmas, crafting and her family. To...

Miniature Mysteries Series by Margaret Grace
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Margaret Grace writes The Miniature Mysteries Series which started in 2008 and takes place in California. It features Geraldine Porter, a retired school teacher who now loves to create...

Ministry is Murder Mystery Series by Emile Richards
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

This series set in Ohio and started in 2005. It features Aggie Sloan-Wilcox, a Minister's wife who deals with everyday life and raising a family. They just moved from the busy DC area to a small...

Miss Julia Mystery Series
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Ann B Ross writes the Miss Julia Mystery Series which is set in North Carolina. It features wealthy widow Julia Springer. In the first book Hazel Marie Puckett and her nine-year-old son, Little...

Mrs. Frugalicious Shopping Mystery Series by Linda Joffe Hull
Category: Coupon Clipping

Linda Joffe Hull writes the Mrs. Frugalicious Shopping Mystery series which started in 2013 and is set in Colorado. It features Maddie Michael. Maddie secretly sets up a bargain hunter’s website...

Murder on Location Sara Rosett
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Sara Rosett writes the Murder on Location Mystery series which started in 2014 and is set in England. It features Location scout and Jane Austen aficionado, Kate Sharp. In the first 2 books Kate...

Natalie Seachrist Hawaiian Mystery Series
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Jeanne Burrows-Johnson writes the Natalie Seachrist Hawaiian Mystery Series which is set in Hawaii. It features retired travel writer Natalie Seachrist who has had visions since childhood. Natalie...

Needlecraft Mystery Series by Monica Ferris
Category: Embroidery/Needlecraft/Needlepoint

This series is set in Minnesota and started in 1999. It features Betsy Devonshire who moves to Excelsior, MN to live with her sister and work in her needlepoint store. Her sister Margaret is...

Nina Bannister Mystery Series by T'Gracie Reese and Joe Reese
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

T'Gracie Reese and Joe Reese write the Nina Bannister Mystery series which started in 2013 and is set in Mississippi. It features retired English teacher and village elder Nina Bannister who...

Oakwood Mystery Series
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Leslie Nagel writes the Oakwood Mystery Series which started in 2016 and is set in Ohio. Join amateur sleuth Charley Carpenter as she assists Detective Marcus Trenault with some of the most...

Odelia Grey Mystery Series by Sue Ann Jaffarian
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

This series started in 2001 and is set in California. It features never-married, middle-aged, plus-sized woman, Odelia Grey who is a paralegal and amateur sleuth.

Otter Lake Mystery Series Auralee Wallace
Category: Amatuer Sleuth

Auralee Wallace writes the Otter Lake Mystery series which started in March 2016 and is set in New Hampshire. It features Erica Bloom who is in no rush to return to Otter Lake, the site of her...

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