Monday, December 10, 2012

Aunt Agatha's Merry Holiday Homicide

Season’s greetings from Aunt Agatha! Snuggle up with a cup of cocoa and a merry little murder:

  • Andrews, Donna -- Six Geese A-Slaying
  • Beaton, M.C. -- Busy Body
  • Beaton, M.C. -- A Highland Christmas
  • Blanc, Nero -- A Crossworder’s Holiday
  • Bowen, Rhys -- The Twelve Clues of Christmas*
  • Brett, Simon -- The Christmas Crimes at Puzzel Manor
  • Candy Cane Murder
  • Christie, Agatha -- Hercule Poirot’s Christmas
  • Christmas at the Mysterious Bookshop: ‘Tis the Season to be Deadly: Stories of Mistletoe and Mayhem
  • Christmas Stalkings: More Tales of Yuletide Murder
  • Clark, Mary Higgins -- Santa Cruise: a Holiday Mystery at Sea
  • A Classic Christmas Crime
  • Colt, Jennifer -- The Con Artist of Catalina Island
  • Coyle, Cleo -- Holiday Grind
  • D’Amato, Barbara -- Hard Christmas
  • Davidson, Diane Mott -- Sweet Revenge
  • Dunn, Carola -- Mistletoe and Murder
  • Dunnett, Kaitlyn -- A Wee Christmas Homicide
  • Fluke, Joanne -- Gingerbread Cookie Murder
  • Greenwood, Kerry -- Forbidden Fruit: a Corinna Chapman Mystery*
  • Harmon, Kenneth -- The Fat Man: a Tale of North Pole Noir
  • Harper, Karen -- The Queene’s Christmas
  • Harris, Charlaine -- Shakespeare’s Christmas
  • Hart, Carolyn -- Merry, Merry Ghost
  • Heyer, Georgette -- Envious Casca*
  • Kelner, Toni L.P. -- Mad as the Dickens
  • Maron, Margaret -- Christmas Mourning
  • Meier, Leslie -- Christmas Cookie Murder
  • More Holmes for the Holidays
  • Murder for Christmas
  • Murphy, Shirley, R. -- Cat Deck the Halls
  • Palmer, William J. -- The Dons and Mr. Dickens: The Strange Case of the Oxford Christmas Plot
  • Perry, Anne -- A Christmas Homecoming 
  • Ripley, Ann -- The Christmas Garden Affair
  • Todd, Charles -- A Bitter Truth
  • Washburn, L.J. -- The Gingerbread Bump-off: a Fresh-baked Mystery
*Thank you to Lisa May for the additions to the list.  Do you have a favorite not mentioned here?

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for this list - I find holiday mysteries a perfect antidote to holiday stress. If you're accepting addtions to the list, there are also Georgette Heyer's Envious Casca, Kerry Greenwood's Forbidden Fruit, and also Rhys Bowen's latest, The Twelve Clues of Christmas.