Welcome to my cosy mystery small talk page

This is the place where I put my thoughts down onto paper (or at least, pixels).

 

A Day in the Life of a Cosy Mystery Super-Star

Posted: 01/11/18

Okay, so ‘super-star’ is a bit dramatic – especially when used in the context of a cosy mystery character. Apparently, it’s called clickbait – you’re supposed to make everything sound as exciting as possible on the internet! The ‘super-star’ in this case is Pippa Welbury, the main protagonist in my Coastal Coastpath Mysteries; a truly cosy mystery series…

 

What Make a Great Cosy Mystery

Posted: 01/10/18

I recently had a discussion with my husband about what makes a great cosy mystery. When I say that we had a discussion, I mean that we went out for a long walk with the dogs and I talked while we walked, and he listened. Seriously, though, we did come up with some great ideas…
…and I learned the following…

 

My Top 10 Cosy Mystery Series

Posted: 15/09/18

Cosy mysteries are my absolute favourite books. I love nothing better than to curl up on the sofa (when everyone else has gone to bed) and share a glass of red with my favourite author. Just being whisked away into another time and place for a few minutes puts me in a better place.
Following is a (biased) list of my top 10 faves…

 

My Favourite Doggy Cosy Mysteries

Posted: 28/08/18

As an owner of two chocolate Labradors, I just adore reading cosy mysteries involving pets, especially dogs. I love to see the increasingly imaginative ways that authors manage to work their dogs into a storyline, often becoming a key part to the mystery’s solution. Here is a list of my favourites…