M K Scott

Biography

M. K. Scott is the husband and wife writing team behind the cozy mystery series. Morgan K Wyatt is the general wordsmith, while her husband, Scott, is the grammar hammer and physics specialist. He uses his engineering skills to explain how fast a body falls when pushed over a cliff and various other felonious activities. The Internet and experts in the field provide forensic information, while the recipes and B and B details require a more hands on approach. The couple’s dog, Chance, is the inspiration behind Jasper, Donna’s dog. Murder Mansion is the first book in The Painted Lady Inn Mysteries. Overall, it is a fun series to create and read.

Books

Late for Dinner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,360. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Marcy's well-meaning former partner unknowingly inspires her to search for clues in a long-forgotten cold case. Before he knows what’s happening, Marcy assembles a team of sharp-eyed, witty, and often cantankerous senior sleuths to bring a criminal to justice and help her regain some of what she thought she’d lost for good.
The Skeleton Wore Diamonds
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 64,290. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Legacy unexpectedly scores the regional Gen Conference, but their good fortune is short-lived when one of Donna’s guests dies mere hours after arriving at the inn. And that’s only the beginning of what will turn into a full-fledged disaster. It will take more than a ten-sided die to locate the killer.
Bark Twice for Danger
Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off!) Words: 74,800. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Comic Con is in full-swing and all is well. That is until a wave of identity thefts hits almost everyone, including Nala and her crime-fighting partner, Max, the talking dog. Can they sniff out the culprit in a city full of masked participants? Humorous Cozy Mystery
Requiem for a Rescue Dog Queen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Preschool teacher turned private eye Nala, and her dog, Max, have a nose for evil doings in Circle City. Not everyone in Indianapolis has a soft spot for a homeless pup. Someone has it out for the dogs and the people who love them. A midnight call jolts Nala and Max into action as they rush to the aid of a local rescue dog queen, but it may already be too late.
Weddings Can Be Murder
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The small town of Legacy is finally ready to celebrate the impending marriage of Detective Taber and bed and breakfast owner, Donna Tollhouse. Before the two can say I do they have to solve the mystery of the murdered wedding planner and round up escaped nursing home residents, who decided to partake in one last adventure. Join the entire gang from The Painted Lady Inn series in this tale.
A Bark in the Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Cozy mystery set against the midwestern city of Indianapolis. Nala Bonne switches her pre-school teaching position for the much cooler job of private investigator unaware of the inherent dangers that come with it. Her partner Max is an enchanted rescue dog who talks. Can the two if them unravel a tapestry of lies before they come undone?
Caribbean Catastrophe: A Cozy Mystery with Recipes
Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off!) Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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After some gentle nudging from her best friend Janice, Donna sets sail on the high seas with visions of sipping exotic drinks and relaxing under the sun. Less than forty-eight hours later, a guest inexplicably plummets to his death, and you-know-who has a case on her hands. So much for fun and sun. Now she must don her sleuth hat and get to work. Sixth book in the cozy mystery series.
Death Pledges a Sorority: A Cozy Mystery with Recipes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
#Cozymystery Can a girls’ weekend at The Painted Lady Inn with backstabbing sorority sisters ever end well? Add in a murder mystery game complete with costumes, a demanding diva, and a mysterious midnight visitor.
The Painted Lady Inn Mysteries: Christmas Calamity
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 61,780. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Cozy culinary mystery. A drive-by murder signals the end of a relaxed Christmas. Donna refuses to accept that organized crime is moving into town, but to do so, she must find the murderer. In the meantime, she needs to host a Victorian tea, pin down a certain detective’s romantic intentions, keep a boozy Santa sober, deal with a cursed clown doll, and hide a hunky underwear model.
The Painted Lady Inn Mysteries: Killer Review
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,410. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Join the characters from The Painted Lady Inn for a hilarious cozy mystery. Recipes are included. A difficult guest has Donna call in the cavalry in the form of her mother. Now, that mom’s foot is in the door, she won’t leave and is determined to help Donna with the inn and her love life. The first thing they need to do is find the missing critic, right after their double date.
The Painted Lady Inn Mysteries:Drop Dead Handsome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Cozy mystery with recipes. A murder brings back together the B and B owner Donna Tollhouse and the veteran detective Mark Taber. A high school reunion resurrects all the high school memories that Donna buried. The worst ones booked at the inn including dog nappers, an escapee, a would be Santa Claus, and a counterfeiter. Just another day in the sleepy town of Legacy.
The Painted Lady Inn Mysteries: Murder Mansion
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Murder Mansion is a cozy mystery set in a Victorian B and B. It blends humor and danger.

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