But when annabelle Tremont moved to town, the usual cheery greetings became angry whispers. Now beatrice must find the killer … and clear her own name. Dappled hills, however, wasn’t usually such a town. The residents ordinarily welcomed newcomers with open arms. That’s because Beatrice knew Annabelle from her days as a museum curator.
Rest in Pieces A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 9Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - It’s a happy occasion and a beautiful ceremony—aside from the appearance of the odd and uninvited Ophelia. Ophelia argues with another guest, who is later discovered dead. When beatrice takes on a new case, she must solve it before anyone else rests in pieces. It’s a beautiful evening for a wedding and Beatrice couldn’t be prouder as the mother of the bride.
Beatrice must piece together the truth before the killer strikes again.
Fit To Be Tied A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 11Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - When a prominent local businessman decides to sell his family business, his family isn't as thrilled as he'd first expected. Sometimes family matters can make you fit to be tied. Although the small town of dappled Hills is better known for its quilt shop, bakery, and other small shops, it is also home to some larger ones.
Some of them would rather keep the status quo instead of allowing the business to be sold off to an outsider. But when wyatt discovers the businessman murdered before the sale goes through, Beatrice must unravel the clues, making sure there are no loose threads, before anyone else is stitched up.
Pressed for Time A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 8Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - Pressed for Time A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 8 #ad - Both widowed, they mean to keep their wedding an intimate, family affair. But everyone in Dappled Hills still wants to celebrate the happy couple. As beatrice’s wedding day approaches, murder finds a way to make her pressed for time. Beatrice and wyatt’s days are spent planning their cozy, chapel wedding.
Beatrice and wyatt find themselves at dinners, picnics, and barbeques in their honor. When one of the festivities goes deadly wrong, Beatrice must try to unveil the killer before making her vows.
Fall to Pieces A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 7Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - When that quilter mysteriously meets her maker, Beatrice decides to use her sleuthing skills to find the killer before more lives are cut short. The shop’s owner, posy, has announced ‘Sew and Tell’ socials and a mystery quilt group project. But one day, instead of emailed quilt instructions, the quilters receive a disturbing message about a fellow quilter.
Fall to Pieces A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 7 #ad - When a quilting event falls to pieces, Beatrice works to patch things up. Dappled hills quilters are eagerly anticipating new events at the Patchwork Cottage quilt shop.
Patch of Trouble A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 6Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - Patch of Trouble A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 6 #ad - The elderly lady is making wild claims about narrowly escaping an intruder. And intruders are unusual in tiny Dappled Hills. Miss sissy isn’t the most reliable of witnesses, and her claims are swiftly discounted—until her mysterious intruder is found dead. Beatrice won’t cut corners as she unravels the threads of both a murder and a puzzling disappearance from decades ago.
When it comes to solving cold cases, nothing is ever cut and dried. Quilter beatrice coleman is enjoying the sleepy peace of a tranquil afternoon…until it’s interrupted by her friend, Miss Sissy.
Tying the Knot Southern Quilting Mystery Book 5Berkley #ad - But when the festivities take an unexpected turn, quilter Beatrice Coleman must get crafty and catch a killer wedding crasher. Everyone loves a wedding, and with the sister of beatrice’s beau, Wyatt, about to say “I do, ” Beatrice and the Village Quilters are pitching in to help with the nuptial plans.
She, along with the village Quilters, will need to turn all their attention to solving a murder before another victim gets cut out. …. Wedding bells are ringing in Dappled Hills, North Carolina. They’re hard at work making everything from wool boutonnieres to a quilt-shaped wedding cake. And all the talk of love and marriage has Beatrice thinking about her own budding romance with Wyatt.
Tying the Knot Southern Quilting Mystery Book 5 #ad - But after she stumbles across the body of the original best man at the end of the reception, Beatrice must stop threading her needle and start collecting clues.
Shear Trouble Southern Quilting Mystery Book 4Berkley #ad - As the leaves begin to fall in idyllic Dappled Hills, someone puts too fine a point on a local ladies’ man. Now she must sharpen her sleuthing skills to find a killer before someone else’s life is cut short. Includes quilting tips! She’s not pleased when he visits the shop and even more upset when her new shears disappear.
Fortunately, the detective skills of quilter Beatrice Coleman are a cut above the rest. The village quilters of dappled Hills, North Carolina, are desperate to finish their quilts before an upcoming show. To help, the patchwork cottage, fellow member Posy has opened the back room of her shop, for everyone to use.
Shear Trouble Southern Quilting Mystery Book 4 #ad - But the ladies are less than thrilled when Phyllis Stitt and Martha Helmsley—members of their rival quilting guild, the Cut-Ups—ask to join them. Phyllis is hoping to leave the cut-ups and join up with the Village Quilters now that Martha’s dating her ex-fiancé, Jason Gore. After offering to search for them, Beatrice discovers Jason with the shears buried in his unfaithful heart.
Knot on Her Life A Quilting Mystery Book 7Kensington Books #ad - Martha’s eager to finish the baby quilt she’s making for her new granddaughter, but she scraps those plans when a young girl rings her doorbell begging for help. Poppy halaby, the foster child of Martha’s neighbor, is an orphan whose parents were murdered by a killer who was never caught. But she’ll have to unravel more about Poppy’s parents to stitch a broken family back together again—and prevent another crime cut from the same cloth.
Knot on Her Life A Quilting Mystery Book 7 #ad - . While quilter martha rose awaits the birth of her granddaughter, a neighborhood girl appears at her door with a mystery that can’t be pinned down. When poppy’s doting foster mom falls suspiciously ill, Martha is determined to keep the child safe. Praise for mary marks and her quilting Mysteries “A pleasurable and satisfying addition to any quilting mystery fan’s reading list.
Library journal on knot in My Backyard “A mystery combined with wry humor. Kirkus reviews on Knot My Sister’s Keeper.
Quilt Trip: A Southern Quilting MysteryBerkley #ad - With everyone in the house a suspect, it’s up to Beatrice and the Village Quilters to figure out who has a guilty conscience before someone else gets tied up in knots. Includes Quilting Tips! Muriel starnes, an elderly eccentric, has organized a meeting of quilters to pick someone to administer a quilting scholarship.
As a quilter, meadow downey, retired folk art curator beatrice coleman likes to have all the seams stitched together—but her plans keep getting tangled up in unexpected ways…Beatrice has never crashed a party but now her fellow quilt guild member, is driving them to a Victorian mansion in the mountains beyond Dappled Hills, North Carolina.
Quilt Trip: A Southern Quilting Mystery #ad - The fact that the village Quilters weren’t invited isn’t enough to keep Meadow from speaking her piece. But once the quilters arrive at the mansion, it seems they may never leave. And by the next morning, they are one fewer—for Muriel has been sent to meet her maker. An ice storm sends an old tree crashing across the driveway, leaving them stranded for the night.
The 12 Quilts of Christmas A Harriet Truman/Loose Threads MysteryZumaya Enigma #ad - She and the rest of the loose Threads are also delighted to see their special quilts displayed throughout the downtown in festive store windows. But a shocking murder disrupts the joy of the season, and then Harriet and Luke only just manage to escape a black-clad attacker, and when another body turns up, it’s clear all isn’t holly-jolly in Foggy Point.
The 12 Quilts of Christmas A Harriet Truman/Loose Threads Mystery #ad - And then there’s Harriet’s new horse…. In the air there's a feeling of…murder?Harriet Truman is looking forward to creating happy Christmas memories with her husband James and their new foster son Luke.