Cozy Mysteries Coming in February 2016

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Below you'll find a list of new cozy mysteries for February 2016! There are 2 new series this month!

Released on February 2nd!
A Familiar Tail (Witch's Cat Mystery #1) by Delia James
A Disguise to Die For (Costume Shop Mystery #1) Diane Vallere

A Deadly Tail (Whiskey Tango & Foxtrot Mystery #4) Dixie Lyle

Foxtrot has seen a lot of strange things as assistant to billionaire Zelda Zoransky at her wacky mansion. And that includes her telepathic cat Tango and ectoplasmic pooch Whiskey. So it's no surprise to find a horde of zombies lurching across the lawn-even if they are just actors in a horror...

A Devious Lot (Antiques & Collectibles Mystery #5)

Molly Appleby has promised her new husband that their honeymoon will be trouble-free—specifically, no sleuthing. Unfortunately, trouble seems to follow Molly wherever she goes, even to England.

After a glorious week in London, the newlyweds have escaped the city to visit Molly’s great-...

A Disguise to Die For (Costume Shop Mystery #1) Diane Vallere

No sooner does former magician’s assistant Margo Tamblyn return home to Proper City, Nevada, to run Disguise DeLimit, her family’s costume shop, than she gets her first big order. Wealthy nuisance Blitz Manners needs forty costumes for a detective-themed birthday bash. As for Blitz himself, his...

A Familiar Tail (Witch's Cat Mystery #1) Delia James

Magic and meows meet in the first enchanting Witch’s Cat mystery!

Unlucky-in-love artist Annabelle Britton decides that a visit to the seaside town of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, is the perfect way to get over her problems. But when she stumbles upon a smoky gray cat named Alastair, and...

A Tale of Two Tabbies (Whales and Tails Mystery #7) Kathi Daley

Whales and Tails is a cozy mystery series set on Madrona Island, a fictional island within the San Juan Islands off the coast of Washington State. As a fourth generation islander Caitlin Hart is struggling to make her way as the economy and culture of the island evolves toward a tourism based...

A Treacherous Treasure (Mooseamuck Island Cozy Mystery #3) Dobbs

Rumor has it that Captain Kidd buried treasure on Mooseamuck Island. But when an old pirate chest is unearthed, the contents reveal a deadly surprise that plunges the island into the middle of a sixty year old murder mystery.

With fingers pointing at several of our favorite Islanders, Dom...

A Turn for the Bad (County Cork Mystery #4) Sheila Connolly

After calling Ireland home for six months, Boston expat Maura Donovan still has a lot to learn about Irish ways—and Sullivan’s Pub is her classroom. Maura didn’t only inherit a business, she inherited a tight-knit community. And when a tragedy strikes, it’s the talk of the pub. A local farmer,...

A Whisker of Trouble (Second Chance Cat Mystery #3) Sofie Ryan

Spring has come to charming North Harbor, Maine, and with the new season comes a new haul for Second Chance, the shop where Sarah Grayson sells lovingly refurbished and repurposed items. Sarah is turning her keen eye to the estate of collector Edison Hall, hoping for fabulous finds for Second...

Beauty, Beast, and Belladonna (Fairy Tale Fatal Mystery Series #3)

ariety hall actress Ophelia Flax knows how to win over an audience. That’s why she’s accepted the marriage proposal of the brutish Comte de Griffe to nettle her occasional investigative partner—and romantic sparring partner—the pompous if dashing Professor Penrose.

But with his boorish...

Blood Will Tell (Dorothy Martin Mystery Series #17)

Dorothy Martin isn’t overly enthusiastic when her husband, retired police detective Alan Nesbitt, invites her to accompany him to a conference in Cambridge, picturing cramped student accommodation. But St Stephen’s turns out to be recently renovated, and, bolstered by en suite facilities,...

Came Home to a Killing (Caleb Cove Mystery #2)

When Kelsey Maxwell learns her life is a lie, she's determined to uncover the reason for the deception. She doesn't expect her quest to lead to fraud, murder and Sam Logan, a security consultant and the only man willing to tell her the truth. And she's not the only one looking for her estranged...

Death of a Nurse (Hamish Macbeth Series #31)

James Harrison has recently moved to a restored hunting lodge in Sutherland with his gorgeous private nurse Gloria Dainty. When Hamish visits Mr. Harrison to welcome him to the neighborhood, the old man treats him very rudely. Gloria apologizes for her employer's behavior, and Hamish takes the...

Fogged Inn (Maine Clambake Mystery Series #4) Barbara Ross

An autumn chill has settled over Busman's Harbor, Maine, but Julia Snowden is warming up the town by offering lobster stew at the local diner. When her landlord discovers a dead body in the walk-in refrigerator, Julia must figure out who ordered up a side of murder.

Nothing's colder than...

For Cheddar or Worse (Cheese Shop Mystery Series #7) Avery Aames

It’s time for the annual Cheese Festival in Providence, Ohio, and Charlotte Bessette’s cheese shop is packed with homemade specialties. Meanwhile, her friend Erin is prepping her dairy farm and inn for cheese makers, marketers, journalists, and one surprise guest—Lara Berry, pretentious cheese...

Fugitive Filling (Donut Shop Mystery Series #24) Beck

When the new attorney in April Springs is found dead soon after a public spat with Jake, Suzanne and her husband must team up to solve the woman’s murder before they are both set up to take the fall for a crime neither one committed. Added to the intrigue in her life is news from Suzanne’s...

It's a Wonderful Knife (Comfort Food Mystery #5) Christine Wenger

All Trixie Matkowski wants for Christmas is a break—just not the broken leg she got after slipping on some ice. With Sandy Harbor alive in the hustle and bustle of the season, it’s the busiest time of the year at Trixie’s Silver Bullet Diner. There are millions of things to do, including cater...

Mocked (Ginger Stevens Mystery #1) Liv Parker

Ginger Stevens built a business there selling architectural artifacts and salvage pieces for commercial and residential spaces. A few months earlier than when this story begins, she came across a dead body in her shop. A short time later, she put together the puzzle pieces and figured out the...

Murder in an Irish Village (Murder in an Irish Village Series #1) Carlene O'Connor

In the small village of Kilbane, County Cork, Ireland, Natalie's Bistro has always been a warm and welcoming spot to visit with neighbors, enjoy some brown bread and tea, and get the local gossip. Nowadays twenty-two-year-old Siobhán O'Sullivan runs the family bistro named for her mother, along...

Murder Most Wholesome (Blossom Valley Mysteries Series #5) Staci McLaughlin

Business has never been better at the O'Connell Organic Farm and Spa in Blossom Valley, California. But a murder has two of its top employees ploughing for clues at a commune where tree-huggers are wary of the modern world--and a killer may be disturbing their peace…

When Dana Lewis and...

Murder on the Levels (Exham on Sea Mystery #2)

Love cosy crime, murder mysteries, clever animals and chocolate? Don’t miss Murder on the Levels, the second Exham on Sea mystery, set in a seaside town in Somerset.
Two cyclists die on the Somerset Levels, and the Exham bakery gets the blame. Libby Forest runs into danger as she sets out...

Murder on Wheels (Tourist Trap Mystery #6) Lynn Cahoon

The food truck craze has reached the charming coastal town of South Cove, California, but before Jill Gardner—owner of Coffee, Books, and More—can sample the eats, she has to shift gears and put the brakes on a killer . . .

Now that Kacey Austin has got her new gluten-free dessert truck...

No Cats Allowed (Cat in the Stacks Series #7) Miranda James

Springtime in Mississippi is abloom with beauty, but the library’s employees are too busy worrying to stop and smell the flowers. The new library director, Elwyn Dillard, is a brash, unfriendly Yankee who’s on a mission to cut costs—and his first targets are the archive and the rare book...

Off the Books (A Novel Idea Mystery Series #5) Lucy Arlington

Lila is showcasing some of her biggest authors at a bridal expo. But when the joyous event turns deadly, she’ll have to figure out who penned the perfect crime...

The Novel Idea Literary Agency has planned a wedding-themed week for Inspiration Valley, celebrating not only North Carolina’s...

Performance of a Deadly Vintage (River Bend Vineyard Mystery #3)

Life imitates art when murder rears its ugly head at the Delphine Opera House

When Elise Beckett signed on to help with the renovation of Delphine’s Opera House, she was excited at the prospect of restoring the historic landmark to its former glory. With the Beckett family vineyard...

Scene of the Brine (Pickled and Preserved Mystery Series #3) Mary Ellen Hughes

Business is booming at Piper’s Picklings in Cloverdale, New York. But not all is sweet in the life of Piper’s number one customer and friend, local caterer Sugar Heywood. Sugar is dating wealthy realtor Jeremy Porter, but his family doesn’t approve. After their unscrupulous accountant finds some...

School Lunch is Murder (Sadie Sunshine Mystery #1) Cheryl A Zelenka

Sadie Sunshine lives in Rogue Valley, a small picturesque city in the Pacific Northwest. Recently retired from teaching, she is called back to work by a friend on maternity leave. Her dogs Willow-Cake and Bosco-Bill are not happy about her decision to return to work, letting her know they prefer...

Seeing Double (Reverend Bernard Paltoquet #10)

A story of murder and ghostly hauntings in a cosy 1950s England that is no more.

When a mysterious middle-aged woman moves in next door to St Stephen’s vicarage, she is immediately taken under the wing of Nancy Harper, the Reverend Bernard Paltoquet’s redoubtable housekeeper. As the...

Shards of Murder (Webb's Glass Shop Mystery #2) Cheryl Hollon

When a glass-making competition turns deadly, glass shop owner Savannah Webb must search for a window into a criminal's mind…

As the new proprietor of Webb's Glass Shop, Savannah has been appointed to fill her late father's shoes as a judge for the Spinnaker Arts Festival, held in...

The Grim Steeper (Teapot Collecting Mystery Series #3) Amanda Cooper

Mid-October in the charming Finger Lakes town of Gracious Grove means it’s time for the annual Fall Fling Townwide Tea Party. The highlight of the festivities is a roaming tea-tasting, which includes a stop at Auntie Rose’s Victorian Tea House. Sophie Taylor would like to share her enjoyment of...

The Meryton Murders (Jane Austen Mystery Series #2)

Elizabeth Darcy receives a letter from her father informing her that her sister needs her. So Elizabeth travels from Pemberley to her old neighborhood to do what she can to support her sister in her time of distress. After her arrival, an acquaintance apparently kills herself, a cousin is found...

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