I have had several requests for a Scottish Cozy Mystery theme, and I have finally put it together.
Cozy Mystery authors who feature Scotland or Scottish characteristics in their books:
COZY MYSTERIES WITH A SCOTTISH THEME:
D.B. Barton: Singing Sleuth Mystery Series – Alec DunBarton is a Scottish band auditor and cruise ship employee.
M.C. Beaton (aka Marion Chesney): Hamish Macbeth Mystery Series – Hamish is the local constable in Lochdubh, Scotland.
Rhys Bowen: Royal Spyness Mystery Series – Lady Georgiana, although not rich, is still the 34th in line to the British throne!
C.S. Challinor: Rex Graves Mystery Series – Rex Graves is a Scottish barrister.
Ann Cleeves: Shetland Island Quartet Mystery Series – reportedly not Cozy
Kaitlyn Dunnett (aka Kathy Lynn Emerson): Liss MacCrimmon Mystery Series – Liss MacCrimmon is a Scottish troupe dancer, who lives in Maine.
Amanda Flower (aka Isabella Alan): Magic Garden Mystery Series – Fiona is a florist who is from the USA.
Patience Griffin: Kilts and Quilts Series – Cozy but not mysteries
Anna Lee Huber: Lady Darby Mystery Series
Alanna Knight: Rose McQuinn Mystery Series
Molly MacRae: The Highland Bookshop Mystery Series stars the co-owner of a book store in Scotland.
Sharyn McCrumb: Elizabeth MacPherson Mystery Series – Elizabeth, a forensic anthropologist, loves her Scottish fiancé and everything else that has to do with Scotland.
Val McDermid: Lindsay Gordon Mystery Series
Catriona McPherson: Dandy Gilver Mystery Series – Dandy (short of Dandelion Dahlia) is a wealthy sleuth who lives in Scotland during the 1920s.
Melinda Mullet: Whisky Business Mystery Series – Abi Logan is a Scottish photojournalist.
Hannah Reed (aka Deb Baker): Scottish Highlands Mystery Series – Eden Elliott is a recently single author living in the Scottish Highlands.
Paige Shelton: Scottish Bookshop Mystery Series – Delaney Nichols has moved to Scotland from Kansas and works at a rare book/manuscript shop in Edinburgh.
Fran Stewart: ScotShop Mystery Series -Peggy Winn owns the ScotShop, a store in Vermont that specializes in Scottish items. (Peggy has a 14th century Scottish specter who accompanies her.)
Please leave a comment if you know of a Cozy Mystery author who I don’t have on the list, but who belongs on it >>> or if you have any comments.
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