Nancy Atherton is the bestselling author of twenty other Aunt Dimity mysteries. The first book in the series, Aunt Dimity's Death, was voted "One of the Century's 100 Favorite Mysteries" by the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association. She lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Praise for Aunt Dimity and the Buried Treasure "Atherton smoothly blends history, village life, and the otherworldly."--Publishers Weekly "[A] spectral charmer...Atherton's Aunt Dimity Fans will be delighted." --Publishers Weekly (audio review) Praise for Aunt Dimity and the Summer King "Another hit in the long line of Aunt Dimity books." --Suspense Magazine "Aunt Dimity and the Summer King illuminates the layered writing room of Nancy Atherton's mind. . . . The best of Nancy Atherton on full display." --Electric Review "a wonderful cozy that is not just well written, it is enchanting...every scene is superbly crafted to perfection. Even if you have not read all the books in this series, I have not, you can enjoy and immerse yourself in this cozy mystery." --Open Book Society "I love the graceful style... the sense of tight-knit community, characters who aren't afraid to be themselves, and, the unique paranormal element...I only wish I had learned about this series earlier." --Gotta Write Network "In the realm of the cozy mystery, there are few series that can hold a candle to Atherton's Aunt Dimity series." --everydayebook.com Praise for Aunt Dimity and the Village Witch "Atherton is a superb writer who brings a lot of charm and wit to her story." --Suspense Magazine Praise for Aunt Dimity and the Family Tree "Cozy and charming as a cup of Earl Grey, Aunt Dimity and the Family Tree is a novel to be savored." --Bookpage.com Praise for Aunt Dimity Down Under "Always a charming read, the Aunt Dimity series is just right for when life gets too hectic and you need to slow down a bit." --Deadly Pleasures Magazine Praise for Aunt Dimity Slays the Dragon "Let Nancy Atherton and Aunt Dimity remind you of the reason you got hooked on books in the first place. I promise you will be scouring bookstores for more of the series after you give it a taste." --CrimeCritics.com From the Hardcover edition.