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Krista Davis

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Domestic diva Sophie Winston is about to learn that some dishes are best served cold…Few can compete with local celebrity Natasha Smith when it comes to entertaining, but Sophie Winston is determined to try.

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Sophie Winston’s sister, Hannah, is getting married—again!

When the groom’s ex is found dead before the “I Do”s, Sophie Winston vows to catch the killer before her sister’s wedding ends in disaster in the second Domestic Diva mystery.

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A decorating project leaves Sophie Winston with a deadly case that has to be seen to be believed…

Sophie Winston’s reclusive neighbor, Professor Mordecai Artemus, has died and left his sprawling home to his Pomeranian.

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Sophie Winston gets wrapped up in a holiday murder in the fourth Domestic Diva mystery…includes delicious recipes and entertaining tips!

It promises to be a jolly holiday for Sophie until a Scrooge steals the Christmas gifts from her family and neighbors.

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Sophie Winston is getting into the Halloween spirit, but someone else is intent on mischief…

Sophie’s decorations for a community haunted house are so good, it’s scary. Not to be outdone, rival domestic diva Natasha

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Domestic diva Sophie Winston finds trouble in spades in the sixth mystery in the New York Times bestselling series…

Determined not to be a garden-variety diva, Sophie’s neighbor, Natasha, cultivates a plan to shine on television—using Sophie’s backyard.

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When a cupcake war ends in murder, Sophie Winston searches for a taste of justice in the seventh Domestic Diva mystery.

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The holidays are Sophie Winston’s favorite time of year. But this season, there seem to be more mishaps than mistletoe. First, Horace Scroggins tumbles from a balcony during his office Christmas party.

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Unwrap a tale in which chocolate is the kiss of death…

Domestic Diva Sophie Winston is in charge of the sweetest event in Old Town this summer. Amore Chocolates is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary . . .

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A new mystery steeped in murder…

When The Parlour opens up in town, domestic diva Sophie Winston finally has a place to satisfy her cravings for all things tea and crumpet related.

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A trendy, underground dinner club leaves some guests six-feet-under the table—and entertaining professional and amateur sleuth Sophie Winston hopes she has all the right ingredients to put a murderer on ice . . .

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Old Town’s annual Pie Festival crumbles into chaos after a celebrity judge is murdered, leaving it up to entertaining maven and sometime-sleuth Sophie Winston to dole out justice . . .

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When a celebrity ghostwriter dies on the job, it's up to Sophie Winston, Old Town, Virginia's favorite entertaining expert and sporadic sleuth, to whip up an impromptu investigation...

cover of The Diva Serves Forbidden Fruit


Entertaining maven Sophie Winston must cut to the core of another murder investigation when members of an international tour group begin dropping like flies all over Old Town, Virginia...

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Old Town’s midsummer festivities are getting a tasty addition. Bobbie Sue Bodoin, the Queen of Cheesecake, has hired Sophie to organize a dinner with a dessert buffet on the waterfront.

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Sophie Winston is coordinating a convention for ghost kitchens in Old Town, Alexandria–and trying to keep a killer from making a deadly delivery…

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For her mother's engagement party, Natasha splurges on trendy food boards by rising social media star, Stella St. James. Stella dazzles guests with picture-worthy butter boards, dessert boards, and even doughnut boards. Just as Natasha planned, the food is to die for—until someone actually does.

audio cover of Murder, She Barked


Wagtail, Virginia, is the country’s premiere vacation hot spot for pet owners. But this tourist town smells trouble when a killer goes on the prowl…

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Wagtail, Virginia, the top pet-friendly getaway in the United States, is gearing up for a howling good Halloween—until a spooky murder shakes the town to its core..

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The Sugar Maple Inn is in for a ruff winter…

This January, Wagtail, Virginia, the top pet-friendly destination in the country, is throwing a fun murder mystery weekend—but no one expected the real thing

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In the pet-friendly town of Wagtail, Virginia, there’s no love lost when Holly Miller meets her match in a murderer…Holly and her grandmother, Oma, are working their tails off to prepare the Sugar Maple Inn for an upcoming matchmaking event . . .

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Santa Claws is coming to town and checking his list for a murderer. Inn owner Holly Miller finds it ruff staying cheerful over the holidays when the dead body of a beloved businessman turns up in the pet-friendly town of Wagtail, Virginia.

audio cover of The Dog Who Knew too Much


When a famous pooch comes to Wagtail for some downtime, inn owner Holly Miller learns that murder never rests.

America’s favorite dog comes to pet-friendly Wagtail for some rest and relaxation . . .

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A pet detective on the hunt for a prominent pooch is found dead, and inn owner Holly Miller has to sort through her guest list for suspects. The ladies of the Wagtail Animal Guardians, WAG for short, are in town for a pet adoption charity ball...

cover of A Good Dog's Guide to Murder


When a huge tree falls outside the new convention center, everyone is shocked to find a body hidden inside the trunk! Trixie and Twinkletoes suspected as much. But someone is trying to keep the truth under wraps.

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Enjoying an early morning on her terrace, she spots an unfamiliar reddish-gold pooch across the lake. She’s intrigued, but never expects to find the very same dog smiling at her in bed when she wakes up the next morning! Trixie and Twinkletoes appear to accept this cute stranger, but Holly doesn’t know to whom he belongs.

THE WAGTAIL MURDER CLUB is coming in February!


Color Me Murder


Includes A Front and Back Cover for You to Color!

By day, Florrie Fox manages Color Me Read bookstore in Georgetown, Washington D.C. By night, she creates her own intricately detailed coloring books for adults, filling the pages with objects that catch her eye.

The Coloring Crook


Includes A Front and Back Cover for You to Color!

Dolly Cavanaugh likes to say she was blessed with beauty and cursed with lousy husbands. When Dolly’s love of garage sales results in her showing up at Color Me Read with a rare book in hand, Florrie is astounded.

Murder Outside the Lines


Includes A Front and Back Cover for You to Color!

With Halloween just around the corner, Florrie Fox has arranged for psychic author Hilda Rattenhorst to read from Spooktacular Ghost Stories. But the celebrity medium arrives for the event in hysterics . . .


Includes A Front and Back Cover for You to Color!
Florrie Fox is attending the wedding of her boss and a romance author.  But it soon becomes clear that the soothing vibe of coloring books is very different from the stress and backstabbing in some corners of the literary world.