Series Spotlight – Cupcake Bakery Mysteries by Jenn McKinlay

The Cupcake Bakery Mystery series by Jenn McKinlay is one of my favorite cozy series.  There are 8 books in this series and the 9th book – Caramel Crush will be released April 4th, 2017.   I really like the characters in this series, Melanie, Angie and Tate.  Melanie and Angie open a cupcake bakery and…

Book Spotlight – Cloche and Dagger by Jenn McKinlay

I recently received “Cloche and Dagger” by Jenn McKinlay, and I’m looking forward to reading it!  This book is the first book in her “Hat Shop” series.   I have read several of the books in her “Cupcake Series” and really enjoyed them!    Cloche and Dagger – A Hat Shop Mystery (Book 1)  Publisher – Berkley, August…

Review: Red Velvet Revenge by Jenn McKinlay

Cupcake Bakery Mystery #4 July 2012 It may be summertime, but sales at Fairy Tale Cupcakes are below zero–and owners Melanie Cooper and Angie DeLaura are willing to try anything to heat things up. So when local legend Slim Hazard offers them the chance to sell cupcakes at the annual Juniper Pass rodeo, they’re determined…

Review: Death by the Dozen by Jenn McKinlay

Death by the Dozen # 3 in the Cupcake Bakery Mystery series Mass Market Paperback: 304 pages Publisher: Berkley; Original edition (October 4, 2011) ISBN-10: 0425244059 ISBN-13: 978-0425244050 From amazon.com Melanie and Angie are determined to win the Challenge to the Chef to promote their Fairy Tale Cupcakes bakery. Mel’s mentor from culinary school, Vic Mazzotta, may be one…