"A splendid mix of humor and suspense!" ―Booklist
Silent Night, Deadly Night...
With Christmas just over a week away, 'tis the season for grinning elves, maddeningly jolly Muzak, and a guilty Nut Goodie addiction. But the holidays are marred by something far worse―a serial killer leaving candy canes as his calling card.
His target? Thirty-something brunettes who look just like Mira James. When a woman from her high school graduating class becomes his latest victim, Mira plows through a case of online dating turned deadly with Mrs. Berns at her side.
Will she earn her detective stripes...or end up deader than the Ghost of Christmas Past?
December Dread is the eighth in an ongoing romcom mystery series featuring Mira James, an urban woman with rural Minnesota roots. The books can be read in any order; each novel stands alone. Get all the Mira James romcom mysteries today!
- May Day
- June Bug
- Knee High by the Fourth of July
- August Moon
- September Mourn
- October Fest
- November Hunt
- December Dread
- January Thaw
- February Fever
- March of Crime
- April Fools
Or, if you'd like to sink into a satisfying escape, check out the money-saving bundles:
- Mira James Romcom Mysteries Summer Bundle, Books 1-4
- Mira James Romcom Mysteries Fall Bundle, Books 5-7
- Mira James Romcom Mysteries Winter Bundle, Books 8-10
PRAISE FOR DECEMBER DREAD
"A breathtaking finale."―Publishers Weekly
*Jess Lourey named to BookRiot's "10 Funny Mystery Authors Like Janet Evanovich" list!
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About the Author
She is the bestselling Agatha, Anthony, and Lefty-nominated author of the critically-acclaimed Mira James mysteries, which have earned multiple starred reviews from Library Journal and Booklist, the latter calling her writing "a splendid mix of humor and suspense."
Jess also writes nonfiction, YA adventure, magical realism, the Lilydale suspense novels, and thrillers. She is a tenured professor of creative writing and sociology, a recipient of The Loft's Excellence in Teaching fellowship, a Psychology Today blogger, and a TEDx presenter (check out her TEDx Talk for the surprising inspiration behind her first published novel).
You can find out more at www.jessicalourey.com.
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