Karen Cino, welcome to Romance Lives Forever. I’m Kayelle Allen, author and owner of this blog. Happy to have you here! Please tell us about your cozy mystery series.
Women’s Club Chaos in the Cookie Cutter Cozy Mystery Series
Genre Cozy Mystery
Book heat level (based on movie ratings): PG
Connie Acosta and Sara Mazza are continuing to run their illegal baking business out of the garage. As the two amateur sleuths are delivering baked good to an event, a body is found in the parking lot. Again, they find themselves in the middle of the investigation, including illegal breaking and entering. Will they figure out who was behind the murder before they find themselves in an uncompromising position?
Please answer the following questions.
Which book is this in the series?
This is the fourth book in the Cookie Cutter Cozy Mystery Series.
How many books do you plan for the series?
I’m planning on doing a ten book series.
How many books are completed?
There are four books completed. Book 5 (Men’s Club Chaos) is completed and in the process of being edited.
What characters are the main stars in your series?
Connie Acosta and Sara Mazza are best friends and the two main characters in the books. Not only do they get involved with solving cases, but they are in the mist of starting over, since their divorces.
What is the overall theme in this series?
Best friends and amateur sleuths who are living their golden years solving crimes and finding love again. Plenty of mouth watering cookies being made by Connie in her illegal kitchen in her friend Sara’s garage.
Please list the series titles below, in any order you prefer.
New Beginnings (#1), Chaos at the Compound (#2), Drama Club Chaos (#3), Women’s Club Chaos (#4)
What did you like best about writing this series?
I love watching the women find love again while starting a business they had always dreamed of starting. I enjoy watching their romances move forward with the two police officers the are dating.
What other books (not in this series, have you written?)
Roses, The Boardwalk, Love Challenges and Desires
Mystical Wonders Series: Circle of Friends (#1), Second Chances (#2), The Right Call (#3) and Survival (#4)
Seaside Boulevard Series: The Perfect Pitch (#1), A Different Kind of Perfect (#2) and Another Side of Perfect (#3)
Novellas: Winter Encounter, An Unexpected Encounter
Where can we find links for all your books?
Where to buy Women’s Club Chaos
Publisher Mandolay Press
Karen Cino Social Media
Karen Cino is multi-published and has been writing since she was fourteen years old. She started her career by writing poetry, short stories and writing articles for her high school newspaper. Her daily walks down at the boardwalk are what gets her muse going. It clears her mind and helps her find realistic plot ideas and the characters boosting up her muse. Karen loves writing about local places that people can relate to.
Karen loves the summer, loves the beach. Her previous books were written and take place in various places across Staten Island. Karen relocated to Barnegat, New Jersey in 2015. She traded in the Staten Island Boardwalk for the shoreline in Long Beach Island. Her Camp Mirage Series takes place in Barnegat, NJ.
Karen is a member of Romance Writers of America, Women’s Fiction Writing Association and Liberty States Fiction Writers. She was Vice President of the New York City Chapter for four years and President for three.
Karen has two adult children, Michael Giordano who’s a singer, songwriter and producer and Nicole Giordano who works in Retail Management and is also a photographer. In 2014 Karen married John Gatti. Her husband is an actor, teacher and attorney.
Amazon Author Page https://www.amazon.com/-/e/B008LCG31Y
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