Publication Order of Gourmet De-Lite Mysteries Books
|Allergic to Death||(2012)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Steamed to Death||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Iced to Death||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Publication Order of Lucille Mysteries Books
|Confession is Murder||(2013)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Unholy Matrimony||(2014)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Hit and Nun||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|A Room with a Pew||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Publication Order of Cranberry Cove Mysteries Books
|Berried Secrets||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Berry the Hatchet||(2016)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|Dead and Berried||(2017)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Publication Order of Farmer's Daughter Mysteries Books
Publication Order of Standalone Novels
Peg Cochran is one of the national bestselling authors from the United States, who is well known for writing successful novels based on the mystery and crime genres. One of her highly successful series is The Gourmet De lite series. Peg was raised in one of the suburbs of New Jersey, located around 25 miles outside the New York City. After completing her college studies, she shifted to the New York City and began working as the manager in an art gallery. That art gallery was owned by the son of a famous artist named Henri Matisse. Following the birth of her first daughter named Francesca, author Peg moved back along with her family to the suburbs of New Jersey. Later, her second daughter named Annabelle was born. Just as it appeared that everything was fine in her life, she got stuck with a huge tragedy. Her husband died, leaving Peg and her daughters all alone. Author was forced to marry again so that she can give a better life for her daughters. After her second husband took a better job offer in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Peg also moved there along with him and her daughters. From then on, she is still living there. As the days passed by, author Peg shifted her interests from the art world and attempted to make a new career in the world of marketing.
Currently, Peg is working as the manager in a popular company in its marketing communications department. This company deals with providing beneficial services to the senior citizens. Author Peg says that even though she kept herself busy with her art and marketing works, her greatest love was always towards writing. She was particularly interested in writing mystery novels. Eventually, author Peg went on to write a couple of cozy mystery series for the Berkeley Prime Crime, the first one among them is The Gourmet De Lite series. This mystery series is set in Connecticut and features the main character in the form of Gigi Fitzgerald, who is depicted as providing gourmet meals as a healthy diet to a few selected client groups. The second series is titled as Sweet Nothings Vintage Lingerie series, which is set in Paris, Tennessee. Author Peg Cochran wrote this series under the pseudonym of Meg London and described the primary character of the series in the form of Emma Taylor, whose life revolves around the murders and other criminal activities taking place in the quiet town.
Apart from writing mystery and crime novels, author Peg is also very fond of pet animals. She has a cat named Frazzle in her family and often describes it as being schizophrenic. In addition to that, Peg also has a West Highland Terrier named Regie. Author Peg often takes her two pets on long walks and believes that if the pets are overweight then it shows that its owner is not getting the requires amount of exercise. Whenever she gets some free time from her writing works, author Peg likes to utilize it for trying her hand at cooking different types of dishes. She loves cooking a lot and whenever someone asks her to bring a homemade dish, she often brings a dessert. Making varieties of sweet dishes are what Peg always attempts while cooking. Author Peg often tries to interact with her fans and readers through her website and email. She even helps the upcoming writers who come in contact with her over the social media.
The Gourmet De Lite series written by author Peg Cochran consists of a total of 3 novels published between the years 2012 and 2014. The novels of this series deal with the life activities of the main character named Gigi Fitzgerald living in Woodstone, Connecticut. Gigi is depicted in the series as preparing calorie-free meals for her dieting clients. She seems to have the ability of recognizing a cheater by just looking at his face. Gigi also gets involved in several murder cases throughout the series and shows a great character while dealing with them. The first novel of the series was published under the title ‘Allergic to Death’. It was released by the Berkeley Prime Crime publishing house in the year 2012. The plot of this novel is set in Connecticut, United States and introduces the primary character of Gigi Fitzgerald for the first time in the series. In the opening sequence of the plot of the novel, it is shown that Gigi Fitzgerald owns the Gourmet De Lite diet meal restaurant, where business seems to be blooming high. She seems quite grateful to the restaurant reviewer named Martha Bernhardt, who gave very good reviews for her restaurant. Martha intends to spread the taste of Gigi’s restaurant on everyone’s lips. However, she is found dead due to a severe allergy after eating Gigi’s most famous peanut dish. The investigative team, led by the handsome detective named Mertz, finds peanut oil in the last meal taken by Martha. Due to this, Gigi begins to think that her restaurant business might be shut down forever. But, before happening so, she decides to investigate on her own and track down the person who made deadly changes in her signature peanut dish
The second novel of the Gourmet De Lite series written by author Peg Cochran was released under the title ‘Steamed to Death’. This novel was also published by the Berkeley Prime Crime publishing house. The plot of this novel shows that Gigi Fitzgerald has a knack of helping her clients lose a few pounds with the help of her diet meals. She even gets ready to switch from being a chef to being a detective when she feels that someone is trying to endanger her restaurant business. In the opening sequence of the plot of this novel, it is shown that an aging TV star named Felicity Davenport is trying to regain her stardom by shedding a few pounds with the help of Gigi’s diet meals. Gigi considers having such a high profile client as a good sign for her business. Soon, Felicity is discovered murdered in her steam bath, after which Gigi begins to sense some bad luck for her restaurant business. The list of suspect shows one of the best friends of Gigi named Sienna at the top. Being sure that her friend has not committed the crime, Gigi becomes determined to track down the real murderer. However, she is required to be very much careful in doing so or she might end up being the next one to be steamed to death.Book Series In Order » Authors » Peg Cochran