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Cozy Mysteries by Setting

What is a cozy mystery?

Cozy mysteries are the "gentle reads" of the mystery genre, containing very little explicit sex or violence.
They often have a village setting, and feature an unlikely amateur detective.

Set in Britain

Albert, Susan Wittig   
Beatrix Potter series   

 

Atherton, Nancy   
Aunt Dimity series

 

Beaton, M.C.  
Agatha raisin series  

  

Bebris, Carrie  
Mr & Mrs Darcy mysteries 

 

Bowen, Rhys  
Royal Spyness series  

     

Brett, Simon  
Fethering mysteries    

 

Brightwell, Emily  
Mrs Jeffries series 

 

Cannell, Dorothy  
Ellie Haskell series

        

Dean, Anna   
Dido Kent series

 

Dunn, Carola   
Daisy Dalrymple series  

 

Eglin, Anthony     
English garden mysteries  

     

Goodhind, J.G.   
Honey Driver mysteries  

 

Heley, Veronica   
Ellie Quicke series  

 

Purser, Ann   
Lois Meade series   

      

Raichev, R.T.   
Country house crime series  

  

                                    

Set in the US

Albert, Susan Wittig  
China Bayles series  

 

Barrett, Lorna  
Booktown mysteries  

 

Braun, Lilian Jackson  
The cat who... series 

 

Brown, Rita Mae  
Mrs Murphy series 

 

Bishop, Claudia  
Hemlock falls mysteries  

  

Childs, Laura   
Tea Shop mysteries 

   

Davidson, Diane Mott  
Goldy Bear series 

 

Ferris, Monica   
Needlecraft mystery series

 

Fletcher, Jessica & Bain, Donald  
Murder, she wrote series 

 

Fluke, Joanne  
Hannah Swensen series 

 

Fowler, Earlene   
Benni Harper series  

 

Myers, Tamar   
Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery Series

 

Sefton, Maggie  
Knitting mysteries