The First in the Year Round Christmas Series

Rest Ye Murdered Gentlemen is the first book in the Year Round Christmas series from Berkley Prime Crime.

Light and cozy and fun, the perfect book for the holiday season!

As the owner of Mrs. Claus’s Treasures, Merry Wilkinson knows how to decorate homes for the holidays. That’s why she thinks her float in the semi-annual Santa Claus parade is a shoe-in for best in show. But when the tractor pulling Merry’s float is sabotaged, she has to face facts: there’s a Scrooge in Christmas Town.

Merry isn’t ready to point fingers, especially with a journalist in town writing a puff piece about Rudolph’s Christmas spirit. But when she stumbles upon the reporter’s body on a late night dog walk—and police suspect he was poisoned by a gingerbread cookie crafted by her best friend, Vicky—Merry will have to put down the jingle bells and figure out who’s really been grinching about town, before Vicky ends up on Santa’s naughty list…

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What’s coming this fall!

Not one, not two, but THREE new books.

August 25th, the second Sgt Ray Robertson Rapid Reads Novella, Haitian Graves

September 1st, the second Light house Library Mystery by Eva Gates, Booked for Trouble

November 3rd, the first Year Round Christmas Mystery, Rest Ye Murdered Gentlemen

All of these books are now available for pre-order in paperback.  The latter two in ebook formats as well.

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