Janel Gradowski lives in a land that looks like a cold weather fashion accessory, the mitten-shaped state of Michigan. She is a wife and mom to two kids and one Golden Retriever. Her journey to becoming an author is littered with odd jobs like renting apartments to college students and programming commercials for an AM radio station. Somewhere along the way she also became a beadwork designer and teacher. She enjoys cooking recipes found in her formidable cookbook and culinary fiction collection. Searching for unique treasures at art fairs, flea markets and thrift stores is also a favorite pastime. Coffee is an essential part of her life.
From USA Today bestselling author Janel Gradowski comes a boxed set of mouth-wateringly murderous mysteries! This boxed set includes books 4-6 in the Culinary Competition Mysteries series, including: Fudge Brownies & Murder (book #4), Banana Muffins & Mayhem (book #5), Pancakes & Pandemonium (book #6)
Culinary whiz turned reluctant amateur sleuth Amy Ridley is excited to enter a cooking competition featuring her favorite breakfast treat—pancakes! But when a vicious storm zeroes in on her small town of Kellerton, Michigan, there is damage everywhere, and one person is killed...but not by the storm! Aided by her charismatic husband, Amy sets out to find the truth and catch a killer.
From four USA TODAY bestselling authors comes the next set of internationally bestselling cozy mystery novels in the Danger Cove Mysteries series! This boxed set includes three, full-length novels, including: A Novel Death, Robbing Peter to Kill Paul, Sinister Snickerdoodles
Maura Monroe came to Danger Cove, Washington to forget the past and start over. Her newly-found spontaneous side thinks buying the Cinnamon Sugar Bakery is the perfect way to both indulge her passion for baking and gain a fresh start. Only things are anything but quaint when she uncovers a dead body and finds herself smack in the middle of a small town mystery.
Culinary competitor Amy Ridley is as excited as anyone in Kellerton, Michigan to have DIY Home Improvement star, Phoebe Plymouth, come to town for the first annual Cabin Fever Cure event. However the TV personality's sour attitude quickly curdles people's opinion of her. When she's found dead, at the business owned by Amy's husband, the heat is on to catch the killer!
Amy Ridley busy planning a baby shower for her best friend, Carla...but when restaurant owner is murdered at a blogging conference, Amy finds herself not only baking endless pans of brownies to quench Carla's pregnancy cravings, but also racing to catch a killer before the baby is born.
From USA Today bestselling author Janel Gradowski comes a boxed set of three deliciously deadly mysteries! This boxed set includes the first three, full length novels—and yummy recipes!—in the Culinary Competition Mysteries series, including: Pies & Peril (book #1), Chicken Soup & Homicide (book #2), and Doughnuts & Deadly Schemes (book #3)
From bestselling culinary mystery authors Janel Gradowski, Jennifer L. Hart, and A. Gardner comes a box set of three cozy mysteries featuring decadent deserts, savory samplings, and lots of laugh-out-loud hijinks. Murder at its most delicious! **Recipes included** Titles include: PIES & PERIL by Janel Gradowski, MURDER AL DENTE by Jennifer L. Hart, SOUTHERN PEACH PIE AND A DEAD GUY by A. Gardner
22 summer themed short stories by bestselling mystery and romance authors! Enjoy mystery, romance, and lots of laughter under the sun with shorts from some of your favorite series. The perfect quick reads for vacation lounging or sipping frosty drinks poolside! **Recipes included!**
Amy Ridley’s best friend, Carla, is getting married, and Amy is delighted to be recruited as the head wedding planner—even if Carla's demands are less than conventional. Case in point: Carla insists on a tower of doughnuts in place of a wedding cake. But navigating the world of nuptials becomes the least of Amy's problems when the owner of a menswear shop is found dead.
Amy Ridley is excited to be participating in the Holiday Celebrations Competition to kick off her Christmas season in Kellerton, Michigan. Local cooks are set to compete for prizes then serve their best party dishes to holiday revelers. Amy has her eye on a special prize, but she has a difficult time concentrating on creating a perfect party buffet when a plague of problems begins to whirl around.
Amy Ridley has perfected her chicken soup recipe, and the winter-weary residents of Kellerton, Michigan can't wait to watch her compete in the Chicken Soup Showdown. But the charity event starts out with a bang, literally, when one of the rival chefs falls dead out of a freezer and onto Amy. Can Amy figure out who killed the celebrity chef? **Recipes included!**
When Amy Ridley decided to compete in the Kellerton Summer Festival Pie Contest, the last thing she expected was to find the reigning pie queen, Mandy Jo, dead! It turns out Mandy Jo accumulated more enemies than baking trophies. But when Amy receives a threat her own life, she does some investigating herself. Now if Amy doesn't find out who wanted the pie queen dead, her own goose may be cooked!