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Red Velvet Cupcake Murder (A Hannah Swenson Mystery) by Joanne Fluke

While the rest of the residents try to keep cool in Minnesota’s Lake Eden, Hannah has to balance the summer heat with the heat from her own oven! When The Cookie Jar is contracted for a special job with someone who Hannah has some bad history with, she tries to work on being as professional as possible.

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Cinnamon Roll Murder: A Hannah Swenson Mystery by Joanne Fluke

It’s the end of winter in Minnesota. And Lake Eden is abuzz with a Jazz Festival. Hannah has been tasked to make some cinnamon rolls for a locally known jazz band (named the Cinnamon Roll Six) and is excited to visit the Inn where they’ll be staying. However, on their way out to the Inn, Hannah and her sister Michelle encounter a huge accident,

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Gingerbread Cookie Murder (A Hannah Swenson Mystery) by Joanne Fluke

Hannah’s skills will be tested even closer to home when she stumbles on a murder scene in her very own condo complex. In fact, the last time anyone really saw the deceased was when he bought some of The Cookie Jar’s gingerbread cookies. While trying to determine who might want her neighbor to die, a better question comes up–who DIDN’T have a motive for killing her neighbor?

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Devil’s Food Cake Murder: A Hannah Swenson Mystery by Joanne Fluke

Hannah Swenson is thrust into a mystery when a new minister comes into town to help the current minister and Hannah’s dear friend, Claire, their honeymoon. But when the minister turns up dead shortly, and a similar-looking man shows up saying the dead man was an imposter, it is up to Hannah to solve the mystery and save the day.

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Apple Turnover Murder: A Hannah Swenson Mystery with Recipes

When The Cookie Jar gets an order of eleven hundred cookies for a charity talent show, Hannah Swenson is overwhelmed, until her intrepid business partner, Lisa, recommends apple turnovers. Being a good sport, Hannah agrees. But then the host turns out to be a college professor both Hannah and Hannah’s youngest sister, Michelle, had a relationship with.

Having to deal with the professor is one thing,

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Review:: Cherry Cheesecake Murder by Joanne Fluke (Hannah Swenson #8)

Hollywood comes to Lake Eden and Hannah’s creations are ready for their closeup!

When a production company comes to Lake Eden, Hannah is initially worried that her business closing will mean even worse news for her bottom line, but when two persons she went to college with are part of the cast/crew, she knows that she is in good hands.

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Review:: Peach Cobbler Murder by Joanne Fluke (Hannah Swenson #7)

The Cookie Jar, Hannah Swenson’s cookie business, is in trouble when a new bakery moves in across the street. They are undercutting the prices on everything and taking away customers. Worst of all, the bakery is the brainchild of her ‘enemy’ and rival for Mike’s attention, Shawna Lee. It’s being financed by Shawna Lee’s widowed sister, who is fiancing the ENTIRE operation for a year.

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading?

Each Monday, The Book Date asks what we’re reading…  Please visit the site to link up your current list and hold yourself accountable. Also, you can visit some great blogs who are also doing this meme… It’s pretty awesome.

How are you doing? So far, 2017 has been good, I just think it has been FILLED with activities.

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Review:: Sugar Cookie Murder by Joanne Fluke (Hannah Swenson #6)

Hannah Swenson is busy readying the recipes for the town cookbook to worry about the season. That is, until the night of the taste test at the city’s annual holiday party. While she’s telling everyone else to eat, Hannah isn’t doing much eating. She’s drawn to finding out the story behind a resident’s new wife–until the wife ends up dead outside,

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Review:: Fudge Cupcake Murder by Joanne Fluke (Hannah Swenson #5)

I have been able to get through quite a few of these quickly, and I am happy that I have about 15 more to get through!

Hannah Swenson finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation involving her brother in law, Bill. When the Sheriff Bill is running against ends up dead (and clutching a dessert Hannah made),

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