If You Like the “Savannah Reid" Mysteries by G.A. McKevett ...


If You Like the “Savannah Reid" Mysteries by G.A. McKevett

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Susan Wittig Albert - The China Bayles Herbal Mysteries Series

Set in Texas, this series features herbalist China Bayles, who abandoned her career as a Houston criminal attorney to buy an herb shop in a small town located half-way between Austin and San Antonio, Texas. Each of her mysteries has a signature herb that is connected to a major theme, and each is liberally sprinkled with information on growing and using herbs.


Thyme of Death  

Witches’ Bane 

Hangman’s Root 

Rosemary Remembered  

Rueful Death  

Love Lies Bleeding 

Chile Death    

Lavender Lies

Mistletoe Man  


Indigo Dying  

A Dilly of a Death 

Dead Man’s Bones  

Bleeding Hearts 

Spanish Dagger    




Donna Andrews – Meg Langslow Mysteries

Meg is an artisan blacksmith. When she’s not at her anvil she’s solving problems for her family in Virginia and solving mysteries. As the titles reveal, birds keep popping up in Meg’s life along with murders to solve.


Murder with Peacocks

Murder with Puffins

A Murder Hatched

Revenge of the Wrought-Iron Flamingos

Crouching Buzzard, Leaping Loon

We'll Always Have Parrots

Owls Well That Ends Well

No Nest for the Wicket

The Penguin Who Knew Too Much

Six Geese A-Slaying

Cockatiels at Seven

Swan for the Money


M.C. Beaton – Agatha Raisin Mysteries

Agatha Raisin is a cranky, rude, yet endearing, retired, public-relations agent who moved from London to Carsley in the English Midlands. She is 53 when the series begins. Socially inept, Agatha has really bad luck with romance, but has a real talent for solving mysteries. The police, and even some of her acquaintances, insist that she solves crimes through accident and luck.


The Quiche of Death

The Vicious Vet

The Potted Gardener

Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage

Agatha Raisin and the Terrible Tourist

Agatha Raisin and the Wellspring of Death

Agatha Raisin and the Wizard of Evesham

Agatha Raisin and the Witch of Wyckhadden

Agatha Raisin and the Fairies of Fryfam

Agatha Raisin and the Love from Hell

The Walkers of Dembley

Agatha Raisin and the Day the Floods Came

Agatha Raisin and the Case of the Curious Curate

Agatha Raisin and the Haunted House

The Deadly Dance

The Perfect Paragon

Love, Lies and Liquor

Kissing Christmas Goodbye

A Spoonful of Poison


Diane Mott Davidson – The Goldy Schulz Culinary Mysteries

Colorado caterer solves her mysteries while catering parties for the rich and famous who live near her Aspen Meadows home, raising her son, and being a supportive wife to her husband the sheriff.


Dying For Chocolate

The Cereal Murders

The Last Suppers

Killer Pancake

The Main Corpse                                               

The Grilling Season                                            

Deadly Gamble

Prime Cut                                                     

Tough Cookie                                                  

Sticks & Scones                                               

Chopping Spree                                                 

Catering To Nobody         


Sarah Graves - Home Repair Is Homicide Series:

Jacobia "Jake" Tiptree, a former Wall St. investment banker, leaves Manhattan and her philandering neurosurgeon husband and buys a derelict 1823 Federal clapboard house in the charming, island town of Eastport, Maine that she plans to renovate despite her lack of hands-on knowledge. Her house needs constant work, her teenaged son develops substance abuse problems, and murders keep happening in the quiet little town. Jake and her new best friend Ellie White discover their detective talents along with their home repair skills.


Dead Cat Bounce  

Triple Witch  

Wicked Fix  

Repair to Her Grave  

Wreck the Halls 


Mallets Aforethought

Tool & Die

Nail Biter 

Trap Door   

The Book of Old Houses 

A Face at the Window                                              


Alexander McCall Smith – The Precious Ramotswe Mysteries

Precious Ramotswe is a “traditionally built” woman who becomes the first female private detective in Botswana. She employs her wisdom, intelligence, patience, and traditional Botswanan values in her assignments as a private investigator. After a disastrous marriage to Note Mokoti, a jazz musician, and the death of her beloved father, Precious founded The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency in Gaborone. She hires Grace Makutsi as her secretary and becomes a close friend of Mr. J.L.B. Matekoni, "the finest mechanic in Botswana," who eventually becomes her husband. The couple adopts two Basarwa orphans, Motholeli and Puso.


The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Tears of the Giraffe  

Morality for Beautiful Girls

The Kalahari Typing School for Men

The Full Cupboard of Life

In The Company of Cheerful Ladies

Blue Shoes and Happiness

The Good Husband of Zebra Drive

The Miracle at Speedy Motors

Tea Time for the Traditionally Built