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Basil Instinct

by Shelley Costa Pocket Books (June 24, 2014)

In this second cozy mystery series that started with You Cannoli Die Once, a chef and her cousins launch their own investigation when a new sous chef turns up dead in their Italian restaurant.

When Chef Eve Angelotta’s...

Dark Oracle

Delphic Oracle #1

by Alayna Williams Pocket Books (May 25, 2010)


As a criminal profiler, Tara used science and her intuitive skill at Tarot card divination to track down the dangerous and depraved, including the serial...

While My Pretty One Knits

Black Sheep Knitting Mysteries #1

by Anne Canadeo Pocket Books (May 12, 2009)

The Black Sheep Knitters—Maggie, Lucy, Dana, Suzanne, and Phoebe—meet once a week without fail, sharing the varied and colorful skeins of their lives as much as knitting tips, recipes, and small-town gossip,...

Battered to Death

Daphne Martin #4

by Gayle Trent Pocket Books (September 24, 2013)

The third “entertaining…and tasty read” (Entertainment Weekly) in the Daphne Martin Cake mystery series.

A recipe…for murder? Life is sweet for Daphne Martin right now, from her flourishing cake-decorating...

A Diet to Die For: A Skinny Mystery

by Sarah Steding Pocket Books (June 25, 2013)

An event planner and yo-yo dieter finds herself embroiled in an intense murder investigation where she must catch the killer...and lose that extra twenty pounds.


Meet Jen Stevens—a...

You Cannoli Die Once

by Shelley Costa Pocket Books (May 28, 2013)

In this entertaining and delightful mystery, an Italian chef and her cousins start their own investigation to clear their grandmother’s name after she’s arrested for murder.

At Miracolo Northern Italian restaurant,...

Paging the Dead

Family History Mysteries #1

by Brynn Bonner Pocket Books (March 12, 2013)

Piecing together the evidence . . .

Genealogist Sophreena McClure is an expert at unearthing other people’s secrets. Using old documents and photographs, Soph and her business partner, Esme Sabatier—also...

Killer Librarian

Killer Librarian #1

by Mary Lou Kirwin Pocket Books (November 27, 2012)


Champion of the mystery section at a small-town Minnesota library, Karen Nash is about to embark on a dream trip to London—a literary tour inspired by every murderous intrigue,...

Bargain Hunting

by Rhonda Pollero Pocket Books (October 30, 2012)

A stylish new caper in the acclaimed series starring the deliciously addictive, designer bargain-hunting paralegal Finley Anderson Tanner!

Getting framed has never been a good look.

Fashionista paralegal Finley...

The Givenchy Code

by Julie Kenner Pocket Books (May 31, 2005)

A mind-bending code spawned from the mind of a madman...or maybe just a jealous ex.

A desperate race through the cathedrals and hotels of New York City...with a teeny bit of time for shopping, it's true.


Slaying is Such Sweet Sorrow

by Patricia Harwin Pocket Books (March 01, 2005)

File "M" for Murder Librarian and former New Yorker Catherine Penny has already sleuthed out the truth behind a deadly house fire since settling in the tiny English town of Far Wychwood. But nowhere is too far...

Norway to Hide

by Maddy Hunter Pocket Books (October 30, 2007)

Sure, Jackie Thum's newly published novel might not be Hemingway, but bad reviews from her fellow travelers have Emily Andrew's transgender ex-husband (Jackie was formerly Jack) steaming like a sauna. It's a...

White Lies

by Anna Salter Pocket Books (February 21, 2001)

Forensic psychologist Michael Stone injected a fierce intensity into Anna Salter's riveting novels Shiny Water and Fault Lines. Now, embroiled in an explosive sexual-harassment case, this unforgettable heroine...

The Manolo Matrix

by Julie Kenner Pocket Books (February 01, 2006)

USA TODAY bestselling author of The Givenchy Code Julie Kenner reloads for her second novel of high-heeled thrills as another woman gets pulled into a mysterious world of extreme gaming where she must play or...

Arson and Old Lace

by Patricia Harwin Pocket Books (March 15, 2005)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

Knit Fast, Die Young

by Mary Kruger Pocket Books (May 22, 2007)

She found the body. Again. Sensing a pattern?

Ariadne Evans swore her sleuthing days were over after her very own knitting shop became a crime scene a few months back. But she hadn't anticipated that the...

Pasta Imperfect

by Maddy Hunter Pocket Books (August 01, 2004)


The discount travel package to Italy seemed like a great deal: Emily Andrew could lead her globe-trotting Iowans on the trip of a lifetime and bring her family to boot....

Sprayed Stiff

by Laura Bradley Pocket Books (May 01, 2005)

She's a cut above the average sleuth....Reyn Marten Sawyer is a San Antonio hair stylist with a head for solving murders!

Dye Young, Stay Pretty

Reyn is getting conditioned to normal life after untangling the...

G'Day to Die

by Maddy Hunter Pocket Books (October 31, 2006)

There’s danger down under, and if sleuth Emily Andrew can’t solve the mystery, life might permanently stay upside down!

When Emily Andrew lands in the Land of Oz—Australia, that is—she and her hearty...

Hula Done It?

by Maddy Hunter Pocket Books (November 01, 2005)

Dead in the Water

For travel escort Emily Andrew and her fellow Iowans, aloha means "hello" to all the sun, surf, and scrumptious cuisine their Hawaiian cruise has to offer. But for Professor Dorian Smoker,...

The Brush-Off

by Laura Bradley Pocket Books (April 26, 2004)

Make an appointment for intrigue at Reyn Marten Sawyer's hair salon! Outrageous, flirtatious, and as colorful as a magenta mohawk, Reyn tracks twisted crimes, untangles tight knots, and never, ever leaves loose...

Alpine for You

by Maddy Hunter Pocket Books (February 13, 2003)


Accompanying her grandmother on a seniors tour of Switzerland, Emily Andrew had envisioned a vacation straight out of a travel brochure: spectacular scenery, great food, and a classy European...

A Lady Never Trifles with Thieves

by Suzann Ledbetter Pocket Books (April 23, 2003)

Suzann Ledbetter brings her unparalleled storytelling talents to a new mystery series in which one engaging heroine sets out to tame the Wild West with a woman's touch...

"The simple truth is, I was born clever...."...

Murder at the Academy Awards (R)

by Joan Rivers & Jerrilyn Farmer Pocket Books (February 03, 2009)

As the Queen of the Red Carpet, Joan Rivers has been eyewitness to Hollywood's most heinous crimes (okay, so they're fashion-related). And in this über-stylish mystery, she enlists her no-holds-barred, slightly...

Died in the Wool

by Mary Kruger Pocket Books (September 02, 2005)

The first novel in Mary Kruger's "lively" (Publishers Weekly) knitting-themed mystery series set in coastal Massachusetts.

Ariadne Evans is the proud owner of her very own knitting shop. And she's just got herself...

Knit, Purl, Die

Black Sheep Knitting Mysteries #2

by Anne Canadeo Pocket Books (December 29, 2009)

Meet the Black Sheep knitters—five smart, funny women who love to knit, gossip, and solve crimes.

Gloria Sterling had it all—money, looks, and a new sexy young husband. So when she's found floating face down...

Slightly Irregular

by Rhonda Pollero Pocket Books (April 17, 2012)

 Kidnapping is so last season.

Couture-conscious paralegal Finley Anderson Tanner knew it was risky to break her cardinal shopping rule—never pay full price—for a last-minute date with her gorgeous new...

Star Struck Dead

by Sheila York Pocket Books (June 15, 2010)

In 1946 Hollywood, the stars were always shining, the streets were paved with possibilities, and the most dangerous thing a man could do was to uncover the grime behind the glitz and glamour....But a woman might...

Top O' the Mournin'

by Maddy Hunter Pocket Books (August 01, 2003)


Emily Andrew is earning some much-needed green by navigating the twisting roads of Ireland with a group of seniors, including her beloved Nana. But once the hearty troupe from Iowa...

Until Judgment Day

by Christine McGuire Pocket Books (March 20, 2003)

Kathryn Mackay is on the hunt for a serial killer who targets Catholic priests in this thoroughly modern thriller by New York Times bestselling author and veteran prosecutor Christine McGuire.

Kathryn Mackay...

Until the Final Verdict

by Christine McGuire Pocket Books (June 15, 2002)

District Attorney Kathryn Mackay finds herself the prime murder suspect in this mesmerizing thriller by New York Times bestselling author and real-life prosecutor Christine McGuire.

Judge Jemima Tucker has...

Picture Them Dead

by Brynn Bonner Pocket Books (June 30, 2015)

In this third cozy whodunit in the Family History Mystery series, a professional genealogist duo searches for the link between a death from long ago and a modern-day murder.

As a professional genealogist, I’ve...