Lizzie Benton


Lizzie Benton is the author of the Cannoli Cafe Mystery Series. The culinary cozy mystery series stars Nicole Capula, a Ph.D. chemical engineer turned Cannoli Cafe owner/amateur sleuth who finds herself at the center of a number of murder mysteries as she transitions to living in her hometown and reacquaints herself with small town life and her high school love interest, former FBI agent Dean Coogan. The series features references to Italian-American cooking, inspired by the author's lifelong residence in New Jersey. Murder and Bubbly, on sale January 29, 2019, is the 4th entry in the series.

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Murder and Bubbly: A Cannoli Cafe Cozy Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Nicole Capula is ringing in the new year at her cousin’s annual New Year’s Eve bash when a party guest is found murdered in the ballroom just after midnight. Despite over a hundred people celebrating in the ballroom at the exact time of the attack, no one actually saw the murderer. What was a fun party turns into an absolute nightmare as the town falls apart. Will Nicole solve the strange mystery?
Iced Cookie Murder: A Cannoli Cafe Cozy Holiday Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Last year’s Christmas Cookie Competition winner is murdered the day before the popular event. Amateur sleuth Nicole Capula is on the case again with the support of her best friend, Lia, and her new beau, Dean. To complicate matters, Nicole's ex-fiance shows up in town and quite coincidentally, as he apparently knew the murder victim. Will Nicole solve the murder before someone else gets hurt?

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