Keepsake Crimes (A Scrapbooking Mystery #1) (Mass Market)

From the author of the popular Tea Shop Mysteries comes the first in a cozy crafting mystery series!

New Orleans scrapbooking shop owner Carmela Bertrand delights her customers with her stunning arrangements of their scrapbooks. But among her clients’ keepsakes she finds a tip of her own—about a murder...

Business is booming and life is cozy for Carmela at her scrapbooking shop, Memory Mine. But when one of the city’s elite dies during Mardi Gras, the police name Carmela’s estranged husband as their number one suspect. Although Carmela hasn’t forgotten how he scrapped their marriage, she doesn’t think he is cut out to be a killer. And if Shamus is being framed, Carmela might be the only one who can find the pattern and solve the case in time...
Laura Childs is the New York Times bestselling author of the Cackleberry Club, Tea Shop, and Scrapbooking mysteries. In her past life, she was a Clio Award–winning advertising writer and CEO of her own marketing firm. She lives in Plymouth, Minnesota.
Product Details ISBN: 9780425190746
ISBN-10: 0425190749
Publisher: Berkley
Publication Date: May 6th, 2003
Pages: 256
Language: English
Series: A Scrapbooking Mystery
Praise for Laura Childs

“Just the right blend of cozy fun and clever plotting.”—Susan Wittig Albert

“Murder suits [Laura Childs] to a Tea.”—St. Paul Pioneer Press