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New To You Book: Cozy Mystery, Guidebook to Murder

April 17, 2014

Welcome to Lynn Cahoon, author of Guidebook to Murder, today’s New to You Book pick!

What is your book about?

In the gentle coastal town of South Cove, California, all Jill Gardner wants is to keep her store–Coffee, Books, and More–open and running. So why is she caught up in the business of murder?

What type of reader would your book appeal to most?

Guidebook to Murder a cozy mysteryCozy mystery lover. If you love a good who-dun-it, you’ll love Guidebook to Murder.

Who is the main character? What does he or she want or what is his or her biggest struggle to over come?

Jill Gardner is just looking for a little piece of heaven. She thought she had it until someone kills Miss Emily and Jill’s forced into a world she didn’t want.

What movies or other books would you compare your book to and why?

Sleepless in Seattle – if it had a mystery. Cozies – Knit One, Kill One. Both of these have a solid heroine tempts fate and takes a risk.

What plot line drives the story?

Solving Miss Emily’s murder.

How is your book different than other books in the same genre?

Set on the California coastline with a focus on the tourist side of a little town.

Does your book have romance in it? If so how important is it to the story?

A little, of course. It’s character development. 🙂

Is your book part of a series? If so what are the other books (in order) in the series and will there be more?

Since it’s just starting, YES! LOL

Where can readers get your book and when?

Fine digital stores April 17th. Available now for preorder at Amazon, Kobo and Nook.

Find Lynn at her web site or on Facebook! Get your own copy of Guidebook to Murder at Amazon now.

To be entered to win a copy of any of Lynn’s backlist titles (Not including TT mysteries.) just leave a comment below by April 30, 2014 U.S. central time.

4 Comments leave one →
  1. April 17, 2014 11:12 am

    Thanks for having me over Rae! I’m heading to work but I’ll be checking in so if anyone has questions, I’ll be back. 🙂

  2. Dawn Frazier permalink
    April 29, 2014 3:17 pm

    This book is definitely on my to-read list! Sounds great!

    • May 15, 2014 10:51 am

      And you are the winner, Dawn! Lynn will be in touch to get your information for your prize. 🙂

  3. Anne MacEneaney permalink
    April 29, 2014 8:21 pm

    Sounds intriguing, love the cover.

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