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April Events in the Cozy Mystery Community

Updated: Apr 20, 2021

What #cozymystery community event will you participate in this month?

Here are April Events coming up in the cozy mystery community. If something isn't listed here, check the Events calendar for new updates and/or email me to add anything to our events calendar.

Cozy Book Tours

This month, Great Escape is hosting the following tours (click the dates for details about the tour).

April 1st - 14th: The Corpse Who Knew Too Much: A Food Blogger Mystery by Debra Sennfelder

April 1st - 14th: Paws for Alarm: A Canine Confections Mystery by Amy Hueston

April 7th - 16th: The Fog Ladies Family Matters: A San Francisco Cozy Murder Mystery by Susan McCormick

April 12th - 21st: The Blind Switch: A Rosedale Investigations Mystery by Lyn Farrell

April 13th - 24th: Shrimply Dead: A Seafood Caper Mystery by Maggie Toussaint

April 14th - 25th: Knitted and Knifed: A Knitty Kitties Mystery by Tracey Drew

April 20th - 29th: Lady Rosamund and the Horned God: A Rosie and McBrae Mystery by Barbara Monajem

April 16th-25th: Monkey Bread Business: A Cast Iron Skillet Mystery by Jodi Rath

April 21st - 30th: Legally Blind Luck: A Braxton Campus Mystery by James J. Cudney

April 26th - May 2nd: Southern Sass and a Battered Bride: A Marygene Brown Mystery by Kate Young

April 26th - May 9th: Whole Latte Murder: An All-Day Breakfast Cafe Mystery by Lena Gregory

April 30th - May 11th: Murder in Belgrave Square: A Tommy & Evelyn Christie Mystery by Catherine Coles

Cozy Book Club Meetings

Here are the March events for the following book clubs (click the club names for more information. If you run a book club, send a message and your event will be added to the site.

Bettie's Pages Cozy Mystery Book Club: Bettie's Books discusses their April book pick, On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle on April 27th from 6:30-8pm ET.

Cozy Mystery Book Club: Tuesday, April th from 7-8pm, join Angela Maria Hart and others to discuss the book Murder in G Major by Alexia Gordon.

Cozy Escape Book Club: Join the Cozy Escape book club Wednesday, March 31st from 5-6pm to discuss the book A Cider Shop Mystery by Julie Anne Lindsey

Esme Addison's Cozyville Book Club: Join Esme Addison on April 23rd at 4pm MST to discuss Tart of Darkness by Denise Swanson Stybr.

Peach Tree Public Library Cozy Talk Book Club: Join the club on April 26th from 10-11am EDT to discuss the book Death of a Maid by MC Beaton.

Erica Ruth Neubauer in Conversation with Juliet Grames at Bank Square Books: Bank Square Books hosts a conversation between authors Erica Ruth Neubauer and Juliet Grames to discuss Erica's book Murder at Wedgefield Manor.

Erica Ruth Neubauer at Barbara's Books: Join author Erica Ruth Neubauer at Barbara's Books to discuss Erica's book Murder at Wedgefield Manor.

Carlene O'Connor at Langely-Adams Library: Join Carlene O’Connor on April 5th at 7pm EST as she discusses Murder in an Irish Bookshop from the Irish Village Mystery series with the Langley-Adams Library.

Erica Ruth Neubauer at Once Upon a Crime Bookstore: Join Erica Ruth Neubauer on April 6th at 7pm CT at Once Upon a Crime Bookstore as she discusses her book, Murder at Wedgefield Manor, with Jess Lourey, author of Bloodline.

Erica Ruth Neubauer and Dianne Freeman at Anne's Book Carnival: Visit Anne’s Book Carnival on April 13th at 6pm PT for a conversation between Erica Ruth Neubauer, author of Murder at Wedgefield Manor, with Dianne Freeman, author of A Lady's Guide to Mischief and Murder about their historical mystery series.

Escondido Library's Virtual Author Chat with Emmeline Duncan, Stacie Murphy and WH Cameron: Escondido Library hosts and author chat series, with books sold by Mysterious Galaxy on April 15th.

Emmeline Duncan at Anne's Book Carnival: Emmeline Duncan and Leslie Budewitz discuss books at Anne's Book Carnival on April 17th.

Other Events

Here are other some other cozy events for going on online this month.

Victoria Gilbert Author Chat: Join Barrett Paradise Friendly Library from 7 to 8:30pm EST via zoom for an author chat with cozy mystery author Victoria Gilbert.

Bettie's Pages Cozy Mystery Book Club: Bettie's Pages is a used bookstore and a place to read, write, and work in Missouri. Bettie's pages also hosts an online book club called The Cozy Mystery Book Club over zoom. Join in this month on April 27th from 6:30-8pm ET to discuss the book Murder on Astor Place by Victoria Thompson.

Peachtree City Library Cozy Talk Book Club: Open to all, this book club, hosted by librarian assistant, Susan, discusses a new cozy read each month. This month's book and book club meeting is yet to be determined.

Be sure to join us April 11th at 12pm AZ time (3pm ET, 2pm CT, 1pmMT, and 12pm PT) for our romantic cozy mysteries book fair. There will be books, games, giveaways, and more!

Don't see your event here? Contact me and I'll add it to our calendar.

Happy April Everyone!

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