Cozy Mystery Quotes

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She craved a tall glass of the fresh-squeezed lemonade from the pitcher she’d left chilling
“She craved a tall glass of the fresh-squeezed lemonade from the pitcher she’d left chilling in the fridge. Two glasses served with a generous slice of pound cake with orange glaze icing sounded twice as nice.”
Ed Lynskey, Fur the Win

Lyn Key
“Nozy Cat lifted one sleepy eyelid, and his marble blue eye glared at her for interrupting his sacred nap. He wore a yellow collar with little red stars printed on it. His second eyelid also opened, and he gave them his irritated blue-eyed glare.”
lyn key, Nozy Cat 1

Quote is taken from Chapter 1: A decade ago when Isabel’s husband Max had died,
“Quote is taken from Chapter 1:

A decade ago when Isabel’s husband Max had died, they’d moved in together and merged their possessions. Neither sister brought any fussy teapots, canaries, sachets, or doilies, but lots of other stuff had to either stay or go. Looking at the lime green armchair gave Alma the willies. Her suggestion to slipcover it in a more subdued color had garnered Isabel’s frosty stare, and Alma had dropped the matter.”
Ed Lynskey, Quiet Anchorage

“I haven't always been a patient man...but something tells me you'd be worth the wait.”
Sam Langley

Stefania Mattana
“Just calm down and think, sir. Think. Where is your wife?”
Stefania Mattana, Into the Killer Sphere

Stefania Mattana
“Chase rushed after her in pursuit. The woman lost one of her high-heeled shoes and Chase took advantage of her lack of balance to tackle her. They crashed to the ground.
“Why are you running from the ball, Cinderella?” he asked.”
Stefania Mattana, Into the Killer Sphere

Stefania Mattana
“Chase stooped to inspect it. Angelo handed him a latex glove, which took Chase three attempts to pull on before tearing it. He had never had a good relationship with latex. He tried two more, tearing each one of those too.”
Stefania Mattana, Into the Killer Sphere

Nancy Lynn Jarvis
“Dear Sir or Madam, will you read my book?
It took me years to write, will you take a look?”
Beatles, Paperback Writer

Duffy Brown
“How does this keep happening to you?” Fiona asked me. “Mackinac’s a little island but guess what, you come across yet another body!”
“Hold on a minute, stop right there. Forget the you part about the bodies. Okay, the first one was mine I’ll give you that, but the last one was definitely a we body.”
Duffy Brown, Tandem Demise

You’re a nosy sleuth like me because you can’t help it,” Alma said.
“You’re a nosy sleuth like me because you can’t help it,” Alma said.”
Ed Lynskey, Sweet Betsy

The busy snoops like us can leave no stone unturned, Alma said.
“The busy snoops like us can leave no stone unturned," Alma said.”
Ed Lynskey, Sweet Betsy

Michelle M. Pillow
“You really shouldn’t drink potions if you don’t know what they do. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

Michelle M. Pillow
“You are either a half-baked, baked, or burnt cookie. You decide, but you can't be all three in life. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

Petey Samson gave the ladies an over-the-shoulder glance. He realized no doggie treat was forthcoming,
“Petey Samson gave the ladies an over-the-shoulder glance. He realized no doggie treat was forthcoming, even from Isabel who was usually the soft mark to hit up. He scratched his front claws to re-attack the sand.”
Ed Lynskey, The Ladybug Song

Ellen Read
“The blood drained from her face as ice tracked through her veins" - Alexandra & Edith's Escapades - The Diamond Ring”
Ellen Read

Mia Bishop
“You tickle my fancy, and I don’t need anything on TV to help with that.”
Mia Bishop, Sweet as Clover

Michelle M. Pillow
“It never hurts to have an army of garden gnomes protecting your property.”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

Michelle M. Pillow
“Magic doesn’t work like that. You have to have intent and focus, but not think about it. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

Michelle M. Pillow
“You can’t just bippity-bap with your dipple-stack. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

Michelle M. Pillow
“I’m always where I’m supposed to be. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

Michelle M. Pillow
“Shut your mouth, Florus, or the ghosts will get in. The disembodied are always looking to hitch a ride in the right vessel. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

Mia Bishop
“You’re a ghost, Nick. A ghost. I don’t know how it’s possible or if it is possible. Even if I didn’t imagine the whole situation, it’s never happening again.”
Mia Bishop, Sweet as Clover

Michelle M. Pillow
“Just because you’re dead doesn’t mean you have to lay on your backside all day. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow

Michelle M. Pillow
“He’s like a half-baked cookie. - Aunt Polly”
Michelle M. Pillow, Better Haunts and Garden Gnomes

J. New
“Elspeth? Arrested? I’ve never heard anything so preposterous in my life."
- J. New, The Riviera Affair”
J. New

Denise Swanson
“Dante's got the long term memory of a squirrel, Skye snickered. He is forever forgetting which of the acorns he buried were rotten.”
Denise Swanson, Die Me a River

Denise Swanson
“There's nothing to get. It's the law. Skye's hold on her temper slipped. I can explain it to you but I can't understand it for you.”
Denise Swanson, Die Me a River

Mimi Jean Pamfiloff
Way to go. The last thing I want is to torment this poor woman with my potent masculinity. It is a curse to be so virile.
Mimi Jean Pamfiloff, The Librarian's Vampire Assistant 2

Katherine Bacher
“Someone's stirring up trouble in Roxy's world.”
Katherine Bacher, Crush On You

J. New
“I couldn’t have told you the difference between a, Chanel, and a cabbage, and quite often went out wearing odd shoes.
'The Riviera Affair.”
J. New

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