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Publication Order of Asheville Meadows Cozy Mystery Books

Small Town Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder on Aisle Three (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Heart of Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dating Is Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Dying to Cook (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Food, Family, and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fish, Chips, and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Deathly Ever After (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Candy Covered Cozy Mysteries Books

Peppermint Fudge and Fears (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
White Chocolate and Worries (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rock Candy and Robberies (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cranberry Candies and Crimes (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Strawberry Cakes and Corpses (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chocolate Cherry and Choices (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lemon Twists and Turmoil (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Candy Clouds and Corpses (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Cozy Mystery Tails of Alaska Books

Mushing is Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder Befalls Us (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Stage Fright and Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Routine Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Best Friends and Betrayal (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tick, Tock, and Treachery (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lessons and Lethality (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christmas and Criminality (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Crooked Bay Cozy Mysteries Books

Crepe Expectations (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crepe'd Out (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crepe Neighbors (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crepe Workers (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crepe-y Cousins (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crepe-ing Concerns (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crepe Escape (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crepe-able of Murder (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Darling Deli Books

Pastrami Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Corned Beef Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cold Cut Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Grilled Cheese Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chicken Pesto Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thai Coconut Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tomato Basil Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Salami Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hearty Homestyle Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Honey BBQ Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Beef Brisket Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Garden Vegetable Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spicy Lasagna Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Curried Lobster Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Creamy Casserole Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Grilled Rye Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Quiche to Die for (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Side of Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wrapped in Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Glazed Ham Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chicken Club Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pies, Lies and Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mountains, Marriage and Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shrimply Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gazpacho Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Peppered With Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ravioli Soup Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thanksgiving Deli Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Season of Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Valentines and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shamrocks and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sugar Coated Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Murder, My Darling (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Hawk's Place Books

Deathly Delicious (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Holiday Homicide (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Seriously Serial (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Vicious Valentine (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Party Perils (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Wedding Woes (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Festival Fury (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Ordered Outrage (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Homespun Crochet Cozy Misteries Books

A Yarn of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Strand of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Loop of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Skein of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Fringe of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Stitch of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Tuft of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Row of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Stripe of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Garland of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Tangle of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Twist of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Iron and Flame Cozy Mysteries Books

Raising the Steaks (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Steaking a Claim (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
View to a Grill (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Steered Wrong (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mis-Steak-N Identity (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Charred to Handle (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
To Catch a Griller (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Steak It or Leave It (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Camping & A Steakout (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon
Steaking a Chance (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Killer Cookie Books

Killer Caramel Cookies (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Killer Halloween Cookies (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Killer Maple Cookies (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Crunchy Christmas Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Killer Valentine Cookies (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Latte's Mewsings Books

Meows and Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Whiskers of Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Purrs for Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Claws of Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Toasts of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mews of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Twitches of Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Cold Brew Murder (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Miami Slice Books

Rest in Pizza (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fishing for Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hit-N-Run Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Laced With Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Banking on Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Booked By Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Strikes of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sisters in Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Papa Pacelli's Pizzeria Books

Pall Bearers and Pepperoni (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Bacon Cheddar Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Very Veggie Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Italian Wedding Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Smoked Gouda Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Gourmet Holiday Murder (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
Four Cheese Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hand Tossed Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Exotic Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Fiesta Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Garlic Artichoke Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
On the Wings of Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mozzarella and Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Thin Crust of Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pretzel Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Parmesan Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Breakfast Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Halloween Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Thanksgiving Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christmas Pizza Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Crispy Slice of Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lobster Pizza Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pizza, Weddings, and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pizza, Paradise, and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Meat Lovers and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Classic Crust Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Hot, Spicy Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pork, Pizza and Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Chicken Alfredo Murder (2018)Description / Buy at Amazon
Jalapeno Pizza Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Pesto Pizza Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sweet Chili Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Melted Morsel of Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Saucy Taste of Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Crunchy Crust of Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Shrimply Sublime Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Boldly Basil Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Spooky Pizza Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Jingle of Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Zesty Marinara Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Oregano Meatball Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rosemary Lamb Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Fishy Little Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Fruity Little Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Garlic Calzone Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Dash of Sage Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Savory Sourdough Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
Peppercorn Parmesan Murder (2020)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Merry Slice of Murder (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Real Estate Rescue Cozy Mysteries Books

Publication Order of Rambling RV Cozy Mysteries Books

Murder in Michigan (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Warned in Wisconsin (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Mayhem in Montana (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Offed in Oregon (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
Croaked in California (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nabbed in New Mexico (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Lurking in Louisiana (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Foul Play in Florida (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Sabotaged in South Carolina (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Deleted in the District (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Busted in Boston (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Miffed in Maine (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Harbored in Hawaii (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Axed in Alaska (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Slain in Scotland (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Nixed in Nantucket (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon
Notorious in New Hampshire (2024)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Search and Rescue Cozy Mysteries Books

Publication Order of Whiskers and Witches Books

Mystical Murder (2017)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

A Merry Little Murder (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Tall, Dark, and Deadly (2019)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christmas Past (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Breakups and Bodies (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Haunted Halloween (2022)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Family Affair (2023)Description / Buy at Amazon

Publication Order of Anthologies

Dishing Up Murder: A Delicious Cozy Mystery Collection(2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
A Very Cozy Halloween(2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Holiday Favorites: Six Mysteries from Your Favorite Series(2021)Description / Buy at Amazon
Christmas in New England Cozy Mysteries(2022)Description / Buy at Amazon

Patti Benning is the author of over 50 novels in five distinct novel series. She is famously known as the author of Papa Pacelli’s Pizzeria, Darling Deli, Killer Cookie and Whiskers, and Witches.

Killer Caramel Cookies

Lilah Fallon is a woman of misfortunes; she has been bouncing from one job to another ever since a left a comfortable position at a company owned by her father. Recently lost her voice over the job and she is still on the hunter for her perfect career where she can utilize her abilities and talents and still have lived a life without pressure. When she sees an advertisement in the papers about a possible opening at a local salon, she jumps on it confident that she has finally found her calling. However, what at first seems like her dream job soon turns into her worst nightmare and thing turn to worst after a client is found dead.

The list of the possible suspects is endless, and soon Lilah finds herself a suspect as well. Determined to prove that she is innocent, she calls upon the help of her friends to help trace the killer before it is too late. Trying to defend herself, Lilah decides to investigate the murder on her own. As she tries to find the real killer, she cannot help but question herself whether her real calling is an investigation. If she does not end up getting convicted, she might just have gone for sleuthing as her new career.

Killer Caramel Cookie is a brilliant cozy mystery and an excellent start to Killer Cookies series by Patti Benning. Lilah the main character is beautifully woven, she has faithful neighbors, friends, and bosses and lucky for her she has an inborn talent for creating cookies.

Gourmet Holiday Murder

Eleanora Pacelli is happy to be the rightful owner of Papa Pacelli’s Pizzeria finally. She is satisfied that she will have to make several changes to the pizzeria, and she hires a contractor to help her install a pickup window.

With Christmas just around the corner, Ellie’s focus is split between preparing for the holidays and her constructions plans. The giant tree just in front of her house is begging to be decorated; she also requires purchasing gifts for all the people who form her extended family.

Unfortunately, her holiday cheers come to an abrupt stop after a brutal murder happens at the construction scene. Pacelli’s plans for expansion, as well as Christmas, come to a standstill as she and her friend Russell race against time to find the killer before more people fall victims to the killer. What she is bound to find out will shock her to the core as the killer is much closer than she ever imagined.

Four Cheese Murder

As winter storms strike northern Maine, the residents of the small rural town of Kittiport have to join forces and offer some help to the less fortunate people in the society. When Pacelli learns about a local charity dedicated to supplying blankets, clothes, and food to those in need, she jumps in to get involved in the community and also create a positive publicity for her local cafeteria.

However, tragedy soon strikes the local community when Ellie is giving out a donation and soon finds herself caught up in a case that is clouded by mystery. With her boyfriend, Sheriff Russell out of commission from a gunshot Ellie will have to heavily rely on her skills and abilities to find out the whole truth about the victims mysterious death and also before more bodies start piling up.

A Quiche to Die for

After spending good times with her husband in Europe on a honeymoon trip, Moira Darling is back to her healthy life. Her life is running pretty smooth at Darling’s Delicious Delights, and her home life is much happier than ever. To add to her delight- she has a wedding to plan- her daughter’s wedding.

Unfortunately for Moira, reality comes crashing down on her when her shop is robbed at gunpoint. The perpetrator manages to escape with a pile of money and some of Moira’s prized possessions. David, Moira’s husband, takes the case immediately driven by the need to help his wife and keep her safe. The robber strikes again, but this time they murder someone so close to Moira. Moira jumps in to investigate the murder case despite receiving warnings from her beloved husband. Will she find the murderer before tragedy strikes again? A Quiche to Die for is a brilliant installment in Darling Deli series by Patti Benning. The story is fast-paced; there are lots of twists and turns that will keep the readers turning pages. Benning characterization is brilliantly done, for example, Moira amateur sleuthing skills are brilliant, and she is a strong woman, courageous and determined to find the killer before more people fall prey to his tricks.

Curried Lobster Murder

Moira Darling is surprised when manages to win a free cruise trip and also gets a chance to participate in a cooking competition. On her free voyage trip, she is accompanied by her daughter, high spirited and eager to win the $10,000 grand prize and make her cafeteria shine to glory. Unfortunately, Moira’s enthusiasm is soon torn apart when one of the contest participants dies under some mysterious circumstances. Then moments later, other contestants all begin to fall ill, strange accidents are reported, and soon Moira is convinced that someone on the ship is prepared to do whatever it takes to maintain the victory during the competition. Will she be able to find out the killer within?

Grilled Rye Murder

With her wedding just around the corner, Moira Darling is busy getting the final preparations in place. Thanks to some new employees everything at Deli is going on smoothly that she ever expected and when she is about to tune to a relaxation mode, she stumbles upon the body of a colleague who has been brutally murdered. Things get worse when she becomes a prime suspect in the murder, and she is subsequently jailed halting most of her wedding plans.

Fortunately, she gets bailed out of jail by a mysterious person, and soon Moira finds herself faced with two mysteries to solve one to find the person who killed her friend and secondly find the person who bailed her out of jail. Could the killer be the bailer?

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One Response to “Patti Benning”

  1. Teresa Bunch: 1 year ago

    When are you continuing the Rambling RV series? The last one Miffed in Maine was forever ago! What happens when she gets back to Michigan?


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