Inspired by Alice in Wonderland, Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli's compelling series debut A Most Curious Murder will delight mystery fans. Jenny Weston moves home to Bear Falls, Michigan, to nurse her bruised ego back to health after a bitter divorce. But the idyllic vision of her charming hometown crumbles when her mother's Little Library is destroyed. The next-door neighbor, Zoe Zola, a little person and Lewis Carroll enthusiast, suspects local curmudgeon Adam Cane, but when he's found dead in Zoe's fairy garden, all roads lead back to her.
The groom is murdered at his wedding party. A woman is killed on a sika hunt in Texas hill country. A suspected killer is found dead. These unconnected deaths begin to merge as money and jealousy spread in Riverville, with only Lindy Blanchard and her Meemaw able to trap a killer.
Pastor Jenkns dies at the county fair, poisoned by one of the pecan dishes entered in the Best Pecan Delight contest. When Lindy Blanchard's Meemaw, Miss Amelia, is blamed for the murder Lindy gets to work unmasking a hypocritical church goer, and catching a murderer with his own weapon.
In Riverville, Texas, Lindy Blanchard, a biogenetist working on the family pecan ranch, finds her Uncle Amos murdered in her greenhouse. Someone is out to destroy not only the Blanchard family, but Lindy and her work.
Murder, kidnapping, and a long-awaited confrontation between a mother and a daughter will heal at the very moment it kills. Two clues: a trail of black jellybeans, and a note reading "Thou Shalt Not Kill" lead Emily Kincaid and Deputy Dolly Wakowski into places neither wants to go, but must, to unmask a killer.
When the body of a brutally slain woman turns up in an abandoned farmhouse in Northern Michigan Emily Kincaid and Deputy Dolly Wakowski are drawn into a macabre affair of madness and murder.
While an end-of-the-world group shakes up Leetsville, Michigan, Emily Kincaid and Dolly Wakowski race to solve a mystical puzzle and expose a killer. An old ghost town, a forgotten grave, and closely guarded family secrets may hold all the answers.
With Michigan's waters receding, Sandy Lake reveals a long-hidden secret. Emily and Dolly are soon involved in crimes that can break their hearts or cost them their lives.
Emliy Kincaid has come to Northern Michigan to recover from a bad divorce. After she meets odd, little Deputy Dolly Wakowski and gets involved with murder her life changes more than she could ever have imagined.
Gift of Evil (1983)
Mattie has a loveless past and an empty future until she's blessed, or cursed with visions. She's on the path to fame--until people who love her begin to die.