Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Cozy Mysteries With a Twist of Romance!

As always, Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish !

This week's Top Ten Tuesday is a Valentine's Freebie! I kept going back and forth over what I wanted to do, and decided to combine up a post I've been wanting to do for a while (cozy mysteries) with a Valentine's Day spin.

So in no particular order, here are ten cozy mysteries I love, with some romance I love too!

1) The Death on Demand series by Carolyn G. Hart

The couple: Annie Laurance and Max Darling, a mystery bookstore owner and a self-declared private investigator

2) The Murder 101 series by Maggie Barbieri

The couple: Alison Bergeron and Bobby Crawford, an English professor and a police officer

3) The Bad Hair Day Mysteries by Nancy J. Cohen

The couple: Marla Shore and Detective Dalton Vail, a beauty salon owner and a police officer

4) A Psychic Eye series by Victoria Laurie

The couple: Abby Cooper and Dutch Rivers, a professional psychic and a FBI agent

5) The Sophie Katz Murder Mystery series by Kyra Davis

The couple: Sophie Katz and Anatoly Darinsky, a mystery writer and a private investigator

6) The Stephanie Plum series by Janet Evanovich

The couple(s): Stephanie Plum and Joe Morelli, a bounty hunter and a police officer; Stephanie Plum and Ranger, a bounty hunter and a security expert

7) The Anneke Haagen series by Susan Holtzer

The couple: Anneke Haagen and Karl Genesko, a computer consultant and an ex-professional football player/police officer

8) The Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle

The couple: Clare Cosi and Mike Quinn, a coffehouse manager and a police officer

9) The Claire Malloy Mysteries by Joan Hess

The couple: Claire Malloy and Peter Rosen, a bookseller and a police officer

10) The Mantra for Murder Mysteries by Diana Killian

The couple: A.J. Alexander and Jake Oberlin, yoga instruction/yoga studio owner and police officer

1 comment:

  1. I love the Stephanie Plum books!!! I read like the first 16 or so and I need to finish the series. I want to go back and re-read from the beginning though. :)