Mysteries with a Twist
Novels (etc.) of Kaye George
DEATH IN THE TIME OF ICE and others can be printed by Espresso at these sites.
March 10, 2020
June 2, 2020
March 9, 2021
FAT CAT AT LARGE (#1), FAT CAT SPREADS OUT (#2), and FAT CAT TAKES THE CAKE (#3) are the first three books in the national best-selling FAT CAT series, set in Minneapolis, bothe bestsellers from Berkley Prime Crime . Series features Quincy, pudgy and adorable cat who is always hungry on his diet. He gets into a lot of trouble, serving as acatalyst for murder and mayhem.
More details on Janet Cantrell's page
People of the Wind Novels - this series follows the Hamapa tribe as an Ice Age approaches. Agatha award nominee for Best Historical Mystery of 2013.
Death in the Time of Ice - Enga Dancing Flower knows her Neanderthal tribe is in trouble. The dark seasons are becoming longer and the mammoth herds are fleeing south. When the tribal leader is found stabbed to death, the new leader thinks Enga did it. Expulsion and certain death looms. Enga must find the murderer to save her tribe -- and herself.
ALSO AVAILABLE AS AUDIO BOOK.
Some reviews of DEATH IN THE TIME OF ICE: Amazon & Goodreads
Study Guide for DEATH IN THE TIME OF ICE
#1 #2 #3
first published in 2011
second edition June 2012
Cressa Carraway Musical Mystery Series - featuring musician and conductor, Cressa Carraway.
THIS SERIES IS GETTING A NEW LIFE WITH UNTREED READS! THERE WILL BE NEW TITLES AND NEW COVERS--AND A THIRD BOOK. WATCH HERE FOR UPDATES
Eine Kleine Murder - When aspiring conductor Cressa Carraway arrives at her grandmother's resort home, she finds Gram dead. When Gram's best friend drowns in the same place, Cressa knows something sinister is at work in this idyllic setting.
This book was a finalist for the Silver Falchion Award at Killer Nashville
Some reviews of EINE KLEINE MURDER: Amazon & Goodreads
April 18, 2023
Imogene Duckworthy Mysteries - these take place in modern day Texas, set in a fictionalized version of the Wichita Falls area, and surrounding TX locations.
Choke was an Agatha Award nominee for Best First Novel of 2011.
STROKE: Will swindled rancher, Sydney Harbor, succeed in laying the blame for the murder of the groom on Eccles Justice, the bride’s father, who is his old nemesis and the husband of Hortense’s cousin, or will Immy shake up the complacent East Texas police force of Slap Out, find out who really killed the groom on his wedding night, and show everyone Imogene Duckworthy CAN be a real detective in a real case?
"Great mystery. Well done. I didn’t know whodunit until the end."
Here's what CHOKE readers are saying:
"A total delight! Laugh-out-loud dialogue, adorable characters, and a truly original voice. Fresh, feisty and hilarious. More, please." Hank Phillippi Ryan Anthony, Agatha and Macavity winning author
"Shove over Stephanie Plum, Imogene Duckworthy is on the case!" Krista Davis, Nationally Bestselling author of the Domestic Diva Mysteries
"A Texas-sized slice of murder and mayhem, makes for a fun, fast-paced read." --Rhys Bowen, Agatha and Anthony-winning author of the Molly Murphy and Royal Spyness series
"Kaye George knows how to write a fun mystery! She will make you laugh. Don't miss "Smoke." -- Sasscer Hill, Agatha and Macavity Finalist
"A Texas-sized treat for mystery lovers!" -- Laura Alden, author of the PTA Mystery Series
"Warning: readers will be fired up to grill suspects and smoke out clues." --Janet Bolin, Agatha-nominated author of Dire Threads
Recipes from Cozy Mystery Writers (Includes a Neanderthal recipe from me)