4 Short Cozy Mysteries
Julia Blake runs her own cleaning company. She has the unfortunate habit of finding murdered people.
A Lesson In Deceit
In this story, Julia travels to Edinburgh University to visit her son, Sam. It’s not long before she stumbles upon a dead body. Julia is happy to leave the murder investigation to the police – until her son becomes one of their suspects. Julia has no option but to get herself involved, despite the danger she puts herself in.
A Date With Revenge
Julia agrees to go on a dating event with her friend/client, Louisa Porter. Julia is only there to support Louisa and tries to make this clear to an unwanted suitor. However, the suitor is insistent on meeting Julia again.
And they do meet again – in unfortunate circumstances.
Aiming For Death
After a bet goes wrong, Julia is forced to clean The King’s Head pub. She finds the murdered body of Jacko Knight in the ladies. Jacko was seen the previous night in the pub, playing darts. A set of darts is now piercing a tattoo on his upper arm. Who did the darts belong to? And what is the significance of the tattoo? Due to unforeseen circumstances, Julia can’t help but get involved in the murder investigation.
A Market Murder
Julia helps her sister, Anna, run a stall at the farmers’ market in Leeds. It’s not long before Julia comes across the murdered body of an ex-stallholder. Julia is happy to leave the investigation to the police. However, Anna is worried that a serial killer could be after the other stallholders, including herself, and asks Julia to find the killer. Julia thinks a little bit of investigating won’t cause any harm.