Cozy Mysteries to Gift to Book Lovers in 2015

21 Nov 2015

Cozy mysteries make wonderful gifts for book lovers who love a good logic puzzle (but aren’t into gore or violence). Cozy mysteries are generally suspenseful, but not in an edge-of-your-seat way. They’re also usually hilarious. If you know a book lover who reads laugh-out-loud mystery novels, these books are great gift ideas!

Cozy Mysteries to Gift to Book Lovers in 2015

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S’mored (Lacey Luzzi Mafia Mysteries Book 5)

Gina LaManna

Stephanie Plum meets Tony Soprano in the Lacey Luzzi Mafia Mystery series. This is a hilarious cozy mystery with a spitfire female heroine that fans of Janet Evanovich will love. It isn’t graphic, but language and tone push this book in the PG-13 category.

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Death, Taxes, and a Chocolate Cannoli (A Tara Holloway Novel)

Diane Kelly

Follow Tara Holloway, a powerhouse Special Agent for the IRS, as she goes undercover to root out the mob’s tax fraud. Tara goes from drawing up tax forms to whipping up desserts for Tino, a legendary crime boss.

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Killer Transaction (Cindy York Mysteries Book 1)

Catherine Bruns

Catherine Bruns, bestselling author of cozy mysteries, has a brand new real estate themed series. Real estate agent Cindy York has a thing or two to deal with. She’s trying to get contracts closed while dealing with a territorial coworker… and a murder. This book is a quick read and is pure fun.

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Burning Justice (Callie Justice Mystery Series Book 1)

Leighann Dobbs

This cozy mystery from bestselling author Leighann Dobbs is set in 2075, where one thing is the same as in 2015: murder. Callie is trying to find justice, with the help of her robotic housekeeper and elderly neighbor.

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Murder at the Cooking School: Book 7 of the Cedar Bay Cozy Mystery Series

Dianne Harman

The Cedar Bar Cozy Mystery Series is an award-winning cozy series by Dianne Harman. This edition takes us to Tuscany at the Castello di Nardo cooking school… where the Signora has just been killed. This book includes lots of mouth-watering recipes!

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Taylor loves books with a heavy dose of absurdity, hilarity, and beautiful prose. She is a marketer, adventurer, nature-lover, Hufflepuff, wannabe world traveler, and advocate of laughter.