Soon beatrice wonders if they’ve made the right choice. Now she and her fellow quilters will have to piece together the clues, or a deadly killer might strike again. Includes quilting tips and recipes! With beatrice’s blessing, she attempts to weave frequent quilt show judge Jo Paxton into their fold. When former folk art curator beatrice Coleman retired to Dappled Hills, for peace and quiet and quilting, North Carolina, she never expected that murder would disturb the peace.
Knot What It Seams: A Southern Quilting Mystery #ad - . After a car accident sends Jo to meet her Maker, it’s discovered someone tampered with her brakes.
Quilt Trip: A Southern Quilting MysteryBerkley #ad - Muriel starnes, an elderly eccentric, has organized a meeting of quilters to pick someone to administer a quilting scholarship. And by the next morning, they are one fewer—for Muriel has been sent to meet her maker. With everyone in the house a suspect, it’s up to Beatrice and the Village Quilters to figure out who has a guilty conscience before someone else gets tied up in knots.
Includes Quilting Tips! An ice storm sends an old tree crashing across the driveway, leaving them stranded for the night. As a quilter, retired folk art curator beatrice coleman likes to have all the seams stitched together—but her plans keep getting tangled up in unexpected ways…Beatrice has never crashed a party but now her fellow quilt guild member, Meadow Downey, is driving them to a Victorian mansion in the mountains beyond Dappled Hills, North Carolina.
Quilt Trip: A Southern Quilting Mystery #ad - The fact that the village Quilters weren’t invited isn’t enough to keep Meadow from speaking her piece. But once the quilters arrive at the mansion, it seems they may never leave.
Shear Trouble Southern Quilting Mystery Book 4Berkley #ad - But the ladies are less than thrilled when Phyllis Stitt and Martha Helmsley—members of their rival quilting guild, the Cut-Ups—ask to join them. Phyllis is hoping to leave the cut-ups and join up with the Village Quilters now that Martha’s dating her ex-fiancé, Jason Gore. As the leaves begin to fall in idyllic Dappled Hills, someone puts too fine a point on a local ladies’ man.
To help, fellow member posy has opened the back room of her shop, the Patchwork Cottage, for everyone to use. After offering to search for them, Beatrice discovers Jason with the shears buried in his unfaithful heart. Fortunately, the detective skills of quilter Beatrice Coleman are a cut above the rest.
Shear Trouble Southern Quilting Mystery Book 4 #ad - . The village quilters of dappled Hills, North Carolina, are desperate to finish their quilts before an upcoming show. She’s not pleased when he visits the shop and even more upset when her new shears disappear. Now she must sharpen her sleuthing skills to find a killer before someone else’s life is cut short.
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Quilt or Innocence: A Southern Quilting MysteryBerkley #ad - Retired folk art curator Beatrice Coleman knows everything there is to know about quilts, except how to make them. But with her recent move to dapple hills, north carolina, she’s learning all sorts of new things—including how to solve a murder… As the newest member of the Village Quilters Guild, Beatrice has a lot of gossip to catch up on—especially with the Patchwork Cottage quilt shop about to close.
And it’s up to beatrice’s expert eye to decipher the pattern and catch the killer, before her life gets sewn up for good. Includes quilting tips! . It seems that judith, despite being a quilter herself… But when Judith is found dead, wants to raise the rent, the landlord everyone loves to hate, the harmless gossip becomes an intricate patchwork of mischievous motives.
Tying the Knot Southern Quilting Mystery Book 5Berkley #ad - She, along with the village Quilters, will need to turn all their attention to solving a murder before another victim gets cut out. …. Wedding bells are ringing in Dappled Hills, North Carolina. And all the talk of love and marriage has Beatrice thinking about her own budding romance with Wyatt. But after she stumbles across the body of the original best man at the end of the reception, Beatrice must stop threading her needle and start collecting clues.
They’re hard at work making everything from wool boutonnieres to a quilt-shaped wedding cake. But when the festivities take an unexpected turn, quilter Beatrice Coleman must get crafty and catch a killer wedding crasher. Everyone loves a wedding, and with the sister of beatrice’s beau, about to say “I do, Wyatt, ” Beatrice and the Village Quilters are pitching in to help with the nuptial plans.
Patch of Trouble A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 6Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - When it comes to solving cold cases, nothing is ever cut and dried. Quilter beatrice coleman is enjoying the sleepy peace of a tranquil afternoon…until it’s interrupted by her friend, Miss Sissy. The elderly lady is making wild claims about narrowly escaping an intruder. And intruders are unusual in tiny Dappled Hills.
Miss sissy isn’t the most reliable of witnesses, and her claims are swiftly discounted—until her mysterious intruder is found dead. Beatrice won’t cut corners as she unravels the threads of both a murder and a puzzling disappearance from decades ago.
Fall to Pieces A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 7Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - When that quilter mysteriously meets her maker, Beatrice decides to use her sleuthing skills to find the killer before more lives are cut short. The shop’s owner, posy, has announced ‘Sew and Tell’ socials and a mystery quilt group project. But one day, instead of emailed quilt instructions, the quilters receive a disturbing message about a fellow quilter.
When a quilting event falls to pieces, Beatrice works to patch things up. Dappled hills quilters are eagerly anticipating new events at the Patchwork Cottage quilt shop.
Pressed for Time A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 8Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - Both widowed, they mean to keep their wedding an intimate, family affair. But everyone in Dappled Hills still wants to celebrate the happy couple. Beatrice and wyatt find themselves at dinners, picnics, and barbeques in their honor. When one of the festivities goes deadly wrong, Beatrice must try to unveil the killer before making her vows.
. As beatrice’s wedding day approaches, murder finds a way to make her pressed for time. Beatrice and wyatt’s days are spent planning their cozy, chapel wedding.
Rest in Pieces A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 9Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - Ophelia argues with another guest, who is later discovered dead. It’s a happy occasion and a beautiful ceremony—aside from the appearance of the odd and uninvited Ophelia. Beatrice must piece together the truth before the killer strikes again. When beatrice takes on a new case, she must solve it before anyone else rests in pieces.
It’s a beautiful evening for a wedding and Beatrice couldn’t be prouder as the mother of the bride.
On Pins and Needles A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 10Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - That’s because Beatrice knew Annabelle from her days as a museum curator. The residents ordinarily welcomed newcomers with open arms. Dappled hills, however, wasn’t usually such a town. Annabelle could be difficult and it wasn’t a big surprise to anyone when she turned up dead. Beatrice was surprised when annabelle moved from Atlanta to Dappled Hills … but she wasn’t surprised when she made enemies.
Some new residents don’t deserve welcome baskets. Small towns can be notoriously cliquey. But when annabelle Tremont moved to town, the usual cheery greetings became angry whispers. Now beatrice must find the killer … and clear her own name.
Fit To Be Tied A Southern Quilting Mystery Book 11Elizabeth Spann Craig #ad - Some of them would rather keep the status quo instead of allowing the business to be sold off to an outsider. But when wyatt discovers the businessman murdered before the sale goes through, making sure there are no loose threads, Beatrice must unravel the clues, before anyone else is stitched up. When a prominent local businessman decides to sell his family business, his family isn't as thrilled as he'd first expected.
Sometimes family matters can make you fit to be tied. Although the small town of dappled Hills is better known for its quilt shop, bakery, and other small shops, it is also home to some larger ones.