Ellen Kennedy writes the Miss Prentice Mystery series which started in 2012 and is set in the Adirondacks in New York. It features Amelia Prentice, fortyish high school English teacher who solves murders.
In the first book the victim’s mother disappears. Amelia’s friend Lily is thrown overboard from the Lake Champlain ferryboat. A mysterious millionaire from Montreal seems determined to buy Amelia’s house. The school nurse is viciously attacked by a student. Amelia’s old beau Gil suddenly seems determined to rekindle their romance. Amelia is carjacked, and, of course, there’s the Lake Champlain Monster . . .
Books in this series: