The holidays are a busy time for scrapbook shop owner Carmela Bertrand-but not so hectic that she doesn't have time to enjoy browsing the booths at the Winter Market with her best friend Ava. The last thing the ladies expect to see is a thrashing man stabbed by a serving fork, dying in front of them.
Laura Childs is the New York Times bestselling author of the Tea Shop Mysteries, the Scrapbooking Mysteries, and the Cackleberry Club Mysteries. In her previous life she was CEO of her own marketing firm, authored several screenplays, and produced a reality TV show. She is married to Dr. Bob, a professor of Chinese art history, enjoys travel, and has two Shar-Peis.
Praise for the Scrapbooking Mysteries "Delves deeply into the Big Easy's food, culture, and fashion scene."--Kirkus Reviews "Brilliant...From the lively imagination of Laura Childs."--St. Paul Pioneer Press "Enjoyable...Local color is Childs's strong suit, and on this romp with Carmela, the details of the Big Easy, from absinthe to touff e, do not disappoint."--Publishers Weekly "Scrapbook aficionados rejoice! Ms. Childs creates a charming mystery series with lively, quirky characters and plenty of how-to."--Fresh Fiction "Childs gives cozy fans everything they want: an armchair mystery, likable characters, and loads of entertainment."--MyShelf.com