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Ellie Alexander

Ellie Alexander
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ELLIE ALEXANDER is a Pacific Northwest native who spends ample time testing pastry recipes in her home kitchen or at one of the many famed coffeehouses nearby. When she's not coated in flour, you'll find her outside exploring hiking trails and trying to burn off calories consumed in the name of research. She is the author of the Bakeshop Mysteries, including Meet Your Baker and A Batter of Life and Death. You can find her on Facebook to learn more!

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Live and Let Pie

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Ellie Alexander's Live and Let Pie is the most delicious installment yet in the fantastic Bakeshop Mysteries set in Ashland, OR!

Life is sweet once you...

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The Pint of No Return

A Sloan Krause Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Amateur sleuth Sloan Krause returns in The Pint of No Return, another delightful cozy by Ellie Alexander—this time investigating a movie star who's murdered not long after arriving in...

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Death on Tap

A Sloan Krause Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

From Ellie Alexander, beloved author of the Bakeshop Mysteries, comes the first in an intoxicating new series: Death on Tap.

When Sloan Krause walks in on her husband, Mac, screwing...

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Till Death Do Us Tart

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Torte—the small-town bakeshop no one can resist—is hosting a midsummer night’s wedding . . . where merry-making and murder are served up in equal measure. Till Death Do Us Tart is...

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Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 5

Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 5

Susan Shea, Auralee Wallace, Judith Flanders, Donna Andrews, Carolyn Haines, Sheila Connolly, Ellie Alexander, Carola Dunn
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Looking for a new cozy mystery author to love? Dive in to this collection of excerpts from the Minotaur Books/St. Martin's Press SPRING 2018 season (May-July). The Cozy Case Files collection includes:

Dressed...

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Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 4

Ellie Alexander, Ellen Hart, Shari Randall, Frances Brody, Parnell Hall, Tessa Arlen, Vivien Chien, Julia Chapman, Paige Shelton, Jane K. Cleland
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Looking for a new cozy mystery author to love? Dive in to this collection of excerpts from the Minotaur Books/St. Martin's Press WINTER 2018 season (books published from January to April). The Cozy...

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Another One Bites the Crust

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Torte—the beloved small-town bakeshop run by Jules Capshaw—is set to hit the stage. But who would have guessed that murder would makes a surprise appearance?

It’s the role of a...

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Trouble Is Brewing

A Sloan Krause Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Introducing Sloan Krause—main character of Death on Tap, the first in a new cozy series from Ellie Alexander!

Jules Capshaw, owner of the charming bakeshop Torte, meets Sloan...

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Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 3

Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 3

Ashley Weaver, Frances Brody, M.C. Beaton, Donna Andrews, Maia Chance, Mandy Morton, Rhys Bowen, Ellen Crosby, Gail Oust, Charlaine Harris, Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Looking for a new cozy mystery author to love? Dive in to this collection of excerpts from the Minotaur Books/St. Martin's Press Fall 2017 season (books published from September to October). The...

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A Crime of Passion Fruit

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Torte—everybody’s favorite small-town family bakeshop—is headed for the high seas, where murder is about to make a splash. . .

Jules Capshaw is trying to keep her cool as Torte...

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Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 2

Cozy Case Files: A Cozy Mystery Sampler, Volume 2

Ellie Alexander, Donna Andrews, Cate Conte, E.J. Copperman, Hannah Dennison, Carolyn Haines, Diane Kelly, Peggy O'Neal Peden, Cynthia Riggs, Susan C. Shea
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Looking for a new cozy mystery author to love? Dive in to this collection of excerpts from the Minotaur Books/St. Martin's Press Spring/Summer 2017 season (books published from late April to August)....

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Cozy Case Files

Ellie Alexander, Tessa Arlen, Frances Brody, Julia Chapman, Marla Cooper, Ellen Hart, Diane Kelly, Michelle Kelly, GM Malliet, Maggie McConnon, Mandy Morton, Paige Shelton, Aurlee Wallace
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Looking for a new cozy mystery author to love? Dive in to this collection of excerpts from the Minotaur Books/St. Martin's Press Winter 2017 season (books published from January to April). The Cozy...

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Fudge and Jury

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Welcome to Torte—a friendly, small-town family bakery where the pastries are delicious…and, now, suspicious.

It’s almost spring in Ashland, Oregon, and the town is preparing for...

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Caught Bread Handed

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Welcome to Torte—a friendly, small-town family bake shop where the oven is heating up as high as the body count…

Jules Capshaw is still chewing over her husband...

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Bakeshop Mysteries, 1-3

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Dead Letter

Ellie Alexander's Bakeshop Mysteries will make readers hungry for baked goods with a side of murder. Here together for the first time are the first three books in the series.

Meet Your...

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On Thin Icing

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books

Welcome to Torte-a small-town family bakeshop where the treats are killer good.

It's the dead of winter in the sleepy town of Ashland, which means no tourists-and fewer customers-for...

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A Batter of Life and Death

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Welcome to Torte-a small-town family bakeshop where the coffee is hot, the muffins are fresh, and the cakes are definitely to die for...

It's autumn in Ashland, Oregon-'tis...

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Meet Your Baker

A Bakeshop Mystery

Ellie Alexander
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Paperbacks

Welcome to Torte-a friendly, small-town family bake shop where the treats are so good that, sometimes, it's criminal...

After graduating from culinary school, Juliet Capshaw returns to her...

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