Getting Cozy: More Than A Baker’s Dozen

As you may have gathered from social media, countless news stories, and the run on flour at the grocery, many people have turned to baking while we've been home. Whether you are an avid baker or just enjoy a good pie, these cozy mysteries are for you. 

All feature amateur sleuths with a penchant for baking and a recipe or two. All of the titles listed below are available in print and you can place a hold by clicking the link. Most are also available for electronic download as either an eBook or eAudiobook as well.

Most cozy mysteries are part of long running series. Usually the Getting Cozy blogs give you the first book in the series, but this month, we are providing a couple of complete series and where you can find them as well as a link to more series at the bottom of the post.

Ellery Adams: Charmed Pie Shop Mysteries

Pies and PrejudiceAll are available in print and as both eBooks and eAudiobooks from CloudLibrary.

When the going gets tough, Ella Mae LaFaye bakes pies. So when she catches her husband cheating in New York, she heads back home to Havenwood, Georgia, where she can drown her sorrows in fresh fruit filling and flakey crust. But her pies aren't just delicious. They're having magical effects on the people who eat them--and the public is hungry for more. Discovering her hidden talent for enchantment, Ella Mae makes her own wish come true by opening the Charmed Pie Shoppe. Unfortunately, her idyllic new life is disrupted by murder.

Bailey Cates: Magical Bakery Mysteries

While working at her Aunt Lucy and Uncle Ben's Honeybee Bakery in downtown Savannah, Katie Lightfoot discovers that her aunt is a witch and her recipes are actually spells, which comes in handy when Uncle Ben is accused of murdering a curmudgeonly customer and they need to clear his name.

Brownies and Broomsticks

Jenn McKinlay: Cupcake Baker Mysteries

Sprinkle With Murder

Melanie Cooper and Angie DeLaura are finally living out their dream as the proud owners of the Fairy Tale Cupcakes bakery. Their first big order is a sweet deal, too—five hundred cupcakes for a fashion designer's wedding. The only sour note is the demanding bridezilla who insists on original recipes for the cupcakes. When Mel stumbles upon the bride-to-be dead-by-cupcake, she immediately becomes the prime suspect. The police believe that a secret ingredient in the cupcakes caused her death. To save Mel and their business, the ladies need to find the real murderer—before the cupcake killer ices someone else...

 

For more cozy mysteries full of cookies, cakes, and crime, check out the list below.

Getting Cozy: A Baker's Dozen

 

Bakeshop Mysteries: Welcome to Torte-a friendly, small-town family bake shop where the treats are so good that, sometimes, it's criminal...

Donut Shop Mysteries: Meet Suzanne Hart, owner and operator of Donut Hearts coffee shop in April Springs, North Carolina. After her divorce, Suzanne decided to pursue her one true passion in life: donuts. So she cashed in her settlement and opened up shop in the heart of her beloved hometown.

Southern Cake Baker Mysteries: In the first of a delectable new Southern-set baking cozy series, Sophia Cummings, pastry chef extraordinaire, must craft the perfect cake for an old friend’s wedding while sifting through the suspects in a murder.

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