Cozy Mystery Authors
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Cozy mysteries are the "gentle reads" of the mystery genre, containing very little explicit sex or violence. Originally British, with a village setting, and featuring unlikely detectives, the genre has since expanded. They are now set just about anywhere and in any time period.

 

Albert, Susan Wittig
Alexander, Bruce
Allan, Barbara
Allen, Conrad
Andrews, Donna
Andrews, Mary Kay
Andrews, Sarah
Arruda, Suzanne
Atherton, Nancy
Bain, Donald (Murder She Wrote)
Bannister, Jo
Barnes, Linda
Barr, Nevada
Barron, Stephanie
Baxter, Cynthia
Beaton, M C
Befeler, Mike
Blanc, Nero
Bond, Stephanie
Bowen, Rhys
Bradley, Alan
Brightwell, Emily
Braun, Lilian Jackson
Brown, Rita Mae
Burke, Jan
Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane
Cannell, Dorothy
Chesterton, G. K.
Childs, Laura
Christie, Agatha
Churchill, Jill
Clark, Carol Higgins
Clark, Mary Higgins
Cleeves, Ann
Conant, Susan
Craig, Philip R.
Crum, Laura
Davidson, Diane Mott
Davis, Lindsey
Douglas, Carole Nelson
Dunn, Carola
Dunning, John
Eglin, Anthony
Fairbanks, Nancy
Fluke, Joanne
Fowler, Earlene
Gilman, Dorothy
Goldenbaum, Sally
Granger, Ann
Graves, Sarah
Haines, Carolyn
Parnell, Hall
Halliday, Gemma
Hamilton, Lyn
Harris, Rosemary
  Hart, Carolyn
Hart, Ellen
Henry, Sue
Hess, Joan
Heyer, Georgette
Hunter, Maddy
Hyzy, Julie
Johnson, Dolores
Johnston, Linda O.
King, Laurie R.
King, Peter
Leon, Donna
Levine, Laura
Lutz, Lisa
McGown, Jill
Macdonald, Marianne
Malliet, G M
Maron, Margaret
Martin, Nancy
McBride, Susan
McCall, Smith Alexander
McCrumb, Sharyn
Murphy, Shirley Rousseau
Myers, Tamar
Page, Katherine Hall
Peters, Elizabeth
Peters, Ellis
Pickard, Nancy
Pickens, Cathy
Quinn, Spencer
Raybourn, Deanna
Roberts, Gillian
Ross, Ann B
Sansom, C J
Sayers, Dorothy L
Sedley, Kate
Sefton, Maggie
Shelton, Connie
Smiley, Patricia
Stout, Rex
Strohmeyer, Sarah
Swanson, Denise
Sweeney, Leann
Talley, Marcia
Thompson, Victoria
Thurlo, Aimée & David
Todd, Charles
Truman, Margaret
Viets, Elaine
Waldman, Ayelet
Walker, Martin
Walsh, Jill Paton
Webb, Peggy
Webber, Heather
Winspear, Jacqueline
 

      

                                                                                                                        AJ 10/13


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