The Lizzie Crenshaw Mysteries
Death Takes a Blue Ribbon (Part of Unlucky 7)
It’s time for the county fair, and things are heating up for the coveted “best pie” blue ribbon. But two competitors, Gladys Norwell, and Durlene Snodgrass, are disqualified the day before the fair. During the pie eating contest, Gladys’ husband, Harold, falls face first into his blueberry pie, and Gladys is the prime suspect. Did our beloved Gossip Queen kill her husband, or is someone setting her up? It’s up to Lizzie, her beloved dogs Babe and Mittens, and the rest of the gang to sniff out the truth before the Queen is dethroned…permanently.
Death Catches a Killer
The hunt is on for a killer…but who is the hunted, and who is the prey?
Someone is trying to kill Lizzie’s half-aunt Debra Cosgrove, who is a hired killer. She reaches out to her niece for help, but Lizzie is getting pressure from her ex-boyfriend, FBI agent T.J. Roosevelt. When another hired killer threatens Lizzie, he sets into motion a series of events that could get her killed. Should she stand by family (no matter how crazy they are), or should she help the FBI catch one of their most wanted?
Death Goes to the Dogs
As the town of Brookdale gets ready for a benefit to raise money for the local shelter, someone kills the owner of the shelter. But was she the intended target or was it one of her co-workers? Lizzie Crenshaw somehow ends up in the middle of the investigation, and is nearly killed herself when the killer strikes again. With the help of Babe, her bloodhound, and Mittens, the victim’s Maltese, Lizzie goes after the killer…but learns there may be more than one. Can she and the dogs catch them before it is too late?
Death Stalks the Law
Debra Cosgrove, has come back to town, and Lizzie’s life begins to fall apart. It seems people who are close to Lizzie are keeping secrets, and Aunt Debra knows what those secrets are. Adding to the confusion is an old college boyfriend of Lizzie’s who seems to have ulterior motives. When an explosion seriously injures an FBI agent as well as Lizzie, all bets are off. Secrets are exposed, and Lizzie has to try to pick up the pieces while trying to keep Aunt Debra from killing someone she loves.
Death Makes the Front Page
Lizzie Crenshaw, who is now working at the local newspaper, sees someone assaulting her boss, Dale Gordon. Hours later, Dale’s assailant ends up dead. As Lizzie helps Sheriff Owen Greene investigate, details about Dale’s past come back to haunt him when they learn he has a past connection to the dead man. Did Dale exact a dish of cold revenge, or is someone setting him up to take the fall? It’s up to Lizzie and her friends to discover the truth, before she ends up a blurb on the obit page in the newspaper.
Death of a Cantankerous Old Coot
Someone has killed Amos Gardner, one of the leading citizens of Brookdale. The sheriff wonders if it has something to do with the lawsuit Amos filed against his own granddaughter, Lizzie Crenshaw. When someone tries to kill Amos’ wife, she points the finger at Lizzie, who must work with the new deputy to figure out what is going on before she is either thrown in jail…or becomes a victim herself.
The Ghost Writer Mysteries
Who Killed the Ghost in the Library?
Cam Shaw is an out-of-work ghost writer who places an ad in the newspaper looking for a new client. When she gets a reply and meets the client, she gets more than she bargained for. She’s thrown into a 60-year-old mystery, but somebody doesn’t want the truth to come out, and they are willing to go to any lengths to keep that from happening…even if it means killing Cam.
The Charlie Bannerman Mystery Series
Good Night Sleep Tight Don’t Let the Stalkers Bite
Charlie Bannerman’s week started by catching her Malamute, Duke, who had treed a neighbor’s cat. Then her car wouldn’t start. Everything seems to go downhill from there. She has to deal with a crazy ex-boyfriend, who still has the hots for her, his current girlfriend who is a bit unhinged, and a neighbor who is at war with the neighborhood teenagers. Then things get deadly: her car is blown up (with a body in it) and someone drives a truck into her house. With the body count rising, Charlie must figure out who is stalking her before they permanently turn the lights out.