09 Mar 2023
6 Cozy Mysteries to Accompany You Into Spring!
Okay – so we know it isn’t quite spring yet, but we are just too excited to share these new cozy mysteries with you! Grab a seat, a lemonade, and a fan or heater (depending on what your weather is like) and check out these 7 must-read cozy mystery releases. We promise, you will fall in love with these stories. Happy reading!
A High Whisk Situation (Oxford Tearoom Mysteries Book 12)
by H.Y. Hanna
Release Date: February 21, 2023
A “country house murder” set in a Scottish castle, featuring tearoom sleuth Gemma, her naughty cat and the nosy “Old Biddies”. With a cast of quirky characters, delicious Scottish baking, and the atmospheric setting of the Highlands – wrapped up in a fast-paced plot filled with twists and turns – this whodunit will be a hit with cozy mystery fans!
Death on the Stella Mae (A Kipper Cottage Cozy Mystery Book 5)
by Jan Durham
Release Date: March 5, 2023
Spring has finally sprung in the picturesque North Yorkshire town of Whitby, but high tides and easterly winds bring stormy weather. When trawlerman Daniel ‘Doc’ Holliday goes missing from his boat the Stella Mae, it looks like he was washed overboard. Widow Liz McLuckie soon has reason to believe otherwise. Someone wanted Daniel dead. But who? And how far will they go to hide what really happened that stormy night?
Standing Dead (A Timber Creek K-9 Mystery Book 8)
by Margaret Mizushima
Release Date: March 7, 2023
Deputy Mattie Cobb and her sister, Julia, travel to Mexico to visit their mother, but when they arrive, they discover that she and her husband have vanished without a trace. Back in Timber Creek, Mattie finds a chilling note on her front door telling her to look for “him” among the standing dead up in the high country.
Second Story Masher (Goldie Weston Historical Mysteries Book 6)
by R. A. Wallace
Release Date: March 3, 2023
Normally Goldie is thrilled to offer guidance on important matters such as proper etiquette for social engagements. One must simply be certain to adhere to a few basic tenets. For example, under no circumstances should a happy hostess suffer the loss of the silverware by a seasoned thief shortly before she plans to use it. Whenever possible, the guests should never be robbed between the soup course and the meat course. Above all else, it’s extremely important to avoid murder. It absolutely ruins the other amusements that were planned.
Carrot Cake and Concern (Peridale Cafe Cozy Mystery Book 26)
by Agatha Frost
Release Date: February 28, 2023
A FUN British village cosy/cozy mystery packed with HEART, HUMOUR, FAMILY DRAMA, and plenty of TWISTS and TURNS! The 26th book in the BESTSELLING Peridale Cafe Cozy Mystery Series. Standalone but will be enjoyed more as part of the series. A cat loving and cafe-owning amateur female sleuth set in a small village setting with quirky characters. No cliffhanger, swearing, gore or graphic scenes.
A False Impression
by Veronica Heley
Release Date: February 16, 2023
Bea believes in helping people in trouble, but she does ask them to respect her working hours. Unfortunately, this murderer has no respect — neither for her, nor her routine.