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Bittersweet Murder

Cafe owner and single mom, Rossalyn Channing, is faced with some life-changing decisions and doesn’t know where to turn. Fortunately, a new firefighter comes to Chatsworth, giving her the welcome respite of friendship that she so desperately needs. When Rossalyn is forced into catering the family reunion of a local boardinghouse owner, the job turns into an absolute nightmare which ends up implicating Rossie and her staff in a murder. Her husband is giving her time to think, her neighbor and man on whom she depended for the last year, Tom Hundman, has disappeared without a word, and now her credibility is called into question. Will friendship be enough to see Rossie through her challenges?

Entitled to Murder

Cafe owner and single mom, Rossalyn Channing is facing some difficult decisions in this latest installment of the Hawg Heaven series. Her son, thirteen year old Ryan, has finally made a friend in their new small town, but his world is turned upside down when his friend disappears and no one knows whether he is dead or alive. In addition to worrying about the safety of her son, now that there's apparently a murderer on the loose, Rossie wrestles with conflicting feelings regarding her husband, and her hard-to-read neighbor, biker Tom Hundman. Will their lives ever go back to being normal?

Twists and Tears

Rossalyn Channing is a tough single mom, who does all that she can to keep her thirteen year-old son safe. In this shocking and emotional installment of the Hawg Heaven series, Ryan Channing
experiences life and death as he never has before, and faces a danger so profound that he might not make it out alive. Burly biker Tom Hundman is called upon to rise above and beyond the call of merely being a good
neighbor, and shows his true colors when Rossalyn's past comes a-calling. Love is a powerful motivator in this compelling tale, but sometimes love goes too far and someone ends up getting hurt.
With a murderer on the loose, and a stalker who gets more bold by the day, Rossie is faced with a reality unlike anything she ever imagined. Readers, grab your tissues and snuggle under the covers with a flashlight, you're in for a wild ride.

Frosted Love Cozy Mysteries

Frosted Love Cozy Mysteries

Summer Prescott

Melissa Gladstone inherited the family cupcake shop when her parents died tragically, and she’s done a great job of keeping things running smoothly. A rash of murders haunt her cozy Louisiana hometown, and she teams up with a hunky homicide detective to unravel each delicious mystery.

A Murder Moist Foul

Meet Melissa Gladstone, a hometown Southern gal, with a nose for clues and a talent for tasty cupcakes!

Nearly everyone in the sleepy town of LaChance, Louisiana knows about the rivalry between local celebrity baker Missy Gladstone and Darryl Davis, the down and dirty donut man from across town, but no one ever thought that their fierce competitive streaks would one day lead to murder.

Chas Beckett, LaChance’s handsome new homicide detective, has some serious questions for Missy and her loyal assistant Ben, and it’s up to Missy to figure out who the killer is before the two of them find themselves in jail.

Will Missy end up losing the business that she’s struggled so hard to build after the death of her parents?

Find out the answer to that question and more in this breath-taking, newly-revised 1st Book in the Frosted Love series by Best-Selling Cozy Mystery Author, Summer Prescott!

A Pinch of Murder

Cupcake baker, Missy Gladstone, decided to leave her cozy little hometown in LaChance, Louisiana, for the bright lights of Vegas, to compete in a national cupcake bake-off with a Grand Prize of $50,000.00. The prize money would go a long way toward Missy’s dreams of expansion, and a trip to Vegas would provide the busy gal with a much-needed vacation, making the trip seem like a win/win.

Dismayed to encounter a former hometown rival in attendance, Missy soon learns that there were ulterior motives attached to her invitation to the event. A sticky proposal pits the two of them against one another again, and Missy stands to lose more than the competition if she doesn’t make some very tough choices.

Alone, far from home, and suspected of murder, Missy reaches out to the only ally who might be able to help her – the dashing Detective Chas Beckett.

Half Baked Murder

Cupcake shop owner, Melissa Gladstone returns to her hometown of LaChance, Louisiana, after participating in a glamorous cupcake competition in Vegas. With the huge amount of publicity that she received as a result of the competition, she’s had lines outside the door at her little shop, and is considering expanding her business. Strange things start to happen that seem a little too close for coincidence, and when a local is murdered, Missy wonders if she might be next. Can the enterprising woman crack the case and find the culprit before it’s too late?

INNcredibly Sweet Series

INNcredibly Sweet Series

Summer Prescott

The saga of Missy and Chas, the dynamic mystery-solving duo from the Frosted Love Cozy Mysteries series continues in this sweet series. With major life changes for both of them, and a relocation, the couple faces new and exciting situations that will have you on the edge of your seat!

Irish creme killer

Summer Prescott Books is thrilled to announce the first book in the INNcredibly Sweet Series – Irish Crème Killer!!! For those of you who love Missy, Chas and the gang, this next chapter in their story will take you on a wild ride through the Catskills, as Chas revisits his well-heeled past. Spencer and Janssen team up to face a most unexpected villain in this fast-paced tale of greed, jealousy and intrigue.

Coconut creme killer

Not all is as it seems when a mysterious young writer takes up residence at The Beach House B&B to finish writing her novel. Can Missy, Echo and Kel figure out, from reading her previous books, who the dangerous stalker is, before it’s too late? This second book in the INNcredibly Sweet Series will have you on the edge of your seat!

Caramel creme killer

If you loved the Frosted Love series, you’ll love its next chapter…The INNcredibly Sweet series.

The sleepy seaside town of Calgon, Florida is rocked when a pillar of the community is murdered. Much to the astonishment of Chas, Missy and the gang, the suspects are many and the clues are far too few in this suspenseful tale of mystery and intrigue.

The Cupcakes in Paradise

The Cupcakes in Paradise

Summer Prescott

Missy and Chas are loving life in their new location, and they’ve surrounded themselves with a great group of friends. The mysteries just won’t stop, however, in this third season of their saga, which began with Frosted Love and continued with the INNcredibly Sweet series.

Vanilla Bean Killer

Missy and Chas start their new life after selling the Inn, but are plagued by scary situations from the very start. Chas and Spencer’s first official case at the investigation agency hits far too close to home, and Missy begins to wonder if she might have made the biggest mistake of her adult life. County Coroner, Timothy Eckels, is haunted by the ghosts of his past, and his feisty assistant Fiona fears for her life in this first installment of the Cupcakes in Paradise series.

Star Spangled Killer

Just when business starts booming for the busy summer tourist season in sunny Calgon, Florida, Missy engages in a struggle of wills with a health inspector who seems to have a very negative agenda. When the new detective in town seems to be looking for reasons to shut her down, Chas and Spencer look for a motive, and end up putting themselves in danger, for the sake of solving a murder.

Izzy disappears to New York, but has a change of heart and comes back to talk with Spencer, only to find that things are worse than she thought. Will this be the end of the “on again, off again” couple? Will Missy’s shop pass the nearly impossible inspection, or will the business that she worked in for her entire adult life have to close its doors forever? Find the answers to these questions and more, in the latest installment of the Cupcakes in Paradise Series.

Salted Caramel Killer

While Chas is out of town, best friends and wannabe sleuths, Missy and Echo, find themselves smack dab in the middle of a murder investigation that hits a little too close to home. There’s a stalker, who is apparently looking to scare the daring duo, as well as their friends and family, and mysterious happenings that don’t look like mere coincidence, put the whole gang on guard. Frustrated Mortician and Coroner, Timothy Eckels pitches in to help when a belligerent and suspicious homicide detective focuses his investigation on the gals. Will Chas come home to find his lovely wife behind bars? Will Missy and Echo be able to elude the stalker who is haunting them all? Find out in this latest installment of the popular Cupcakes in Paradise series.

Hawg Heaven Cozy Culinary Mysteries

Hawg Heaven Cozy Culinary Mysteries

Summer Prescott

Young widow, Rossalyn Channing, relocates back to her home state of Illinois with her teenage son, after the death of her Marine husband. She opens a barbeque café in a small town, never dreaming that she’d become involved in helping to solve one murder after another!

Patriot’s Passing

The indomitable widow of a Marine sniper is faced with the reality of starting a new life with her teenage son, after hearing the awful news that her loving and brave husband was killed in the line of duty. Drawn back to her childhood home, Rossalyn Channing meets up with old friends and begins her healing process, safe in the loving company of her parents.

Irresistibly drawn to a mysterious little building in a small town, Rossie impulsively buys it and makes big plans for an eatery that her late husband would have loved. Things are not always as they seem in quaint small towns, however, and she begins to wonder if the challenges that she faces are insurmountable. The determination of the fearless military wife is strong, but will she prevail as a stranger in a strange land?

Baby Back Murder

Rossalyn Channing’s savory new bacon-heavy business in a small town is booming, and she, along with son Ryan, is settling in quite well, until one of her favorite television shows comes to town wanting to film nearby. Rossie directs them to a place that she knows and is dismayed when her location turns out to be tragic. Sinister character emerge on all sides, and Rossalyn fears for her life and Ryan’s safety. With the help of some unexpected friends, will she manage to solve the murder before it’s too late? Find out in this next exciting installment of the Hawg Heaven Cozy Culinary Series!

Nacho Usual Murder

Rossalyn’s world is rocked when a stalker gets up close and personal. She receives surprises visits and surprise bouquets from a would-be suitor who was recently released from jail. Things take a dramatic turn for the worse as she becomes the suspect in a local murder, and everything turns upside down when a close ally seems to suddenly be acting suspiciously. Will the events that occur be enough to drive the newcomer Rossalyn, and her son Ryan out of their small town? Or will Rossie figure out who’s been lurking in the shadows, before it’s too late?

A Match Made In Murder

Tim and Susannah have ordinary lives on the surface, he’s a mortician for whom death is a serious business, and she’s a chef who really knows her way around a knife, but if the neighbors in their small Midwestern town knew of her dark hobby, they’d run for the hills.

Raised by an apathetic mother and a cruel father, Susannah was bullied and pushed to her breaking point long before she met mild-mannered Tim, and has learned to channel her murderous impulses into a strange form of art, which keeps her clueless husband safe…for now.

As strange events occur, and Susannah’s eccentric behavior becomes more dynamic, Tim starts to wonder about his wife. Will he be too perceptive for his own good?

This twisted tale will keep your heart thumping until the very end, so buckle up, you’re in for a terrifying ride.

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