Cozy Mystery Books

Welcome to the lighter side of Redemption!

We’ve got tea and freshly baked cookies waiting for you, along with funny and twisty cozy mystery series.

Once you’re ready to settle in and solve a mystery or two, here’s what you can choose from:

The Charlie Kingsley Mysteries

The Charlie Kingsley Mystery series: Also known as “Aunt Charlie” from the award-winning Secrets of Redemption series, Charlie is back, making teas and solving cases in this funny, twisty, whodunit cozy mystery series set in the 1990s in Redemption, Wisconsin.


The Redemption Detective Agency

The Redemption Detective Agency seriesAnother twisty and funny cozy mystery series set in 1990s in Redemption. This is a spin-off from the Charlie Kingsley Mysteries featuring Tilde (Red Hot Murder/A Cornucopia of Murder) and Mildred (Murder Next Door/Three French Hens and a Murder), with an emphasis on cold cases. The first book will be coming out fall of 2024.

For more on how The Charlie Kingsley Mysteries and Secrets of Redemption series are connected, click here.

To meet Charlie and hear her take on the two series, click here.

For more FAQs, including a list of the books in order, click here.

For more cozy fun, check out Games and Puzzles and Recipes.

You can also enjoy some short stories, deleted scenes and other fun stuff about the Town of Redemption here. (Note: This is a mix of dark and light Redemption.)

Grab the free prequel, A Grave Error, here.

For the books in the Charlie Kingsley series, click here.

For the books in the The Redemption Detective Agency, click here.

In a book club? Here are some book club questions specific for cozy mysteries (including a few questions at the end that are good for my books.)