Karen MacInerney
AUTHOR

Karen MacInerney

Karen is the housework-impaired author of multiple mystery series, and her victims number well into the double digits. She lives in Austin, Texas with her sassy family and a menagerie of animals, including twenty-three fish, two rabbits, and a rescue dog named Little Bit. When she's not chauffeuring children or coming up with creative ways to kill people, you can usually find Karen hiding away with a book, dodging laundry, playing in the kitchen, or attending martial arts classes. She also teaches writing classes.

To join Karen's Readers' Circle and download a free book, please visit her at www.karenmacinerney.com. Not only will you be first to hear about new releases, but you'll receive behind-the-scenes tidbits, deleted scenes, recipes, and even short stories! You can also find Karen on Twitter at @karenmacinerney and Facebook at www.facebook.com/AuthorKarenMacInerney or www.facebook.com/karenmacinerney (where she spends an inordinate amount of time). You are more than welcome to friend her there -- and remind her to get back to work on the next book!

Book List:

Gray Whale Inn Mysteries
1) Murder on the Rocks (Agatha Nominee, Best First Novel)
2) Dead and Berried
3) Murder Most Maine
4) Berried to the Hilt
5) Brush with Death
6) Death Runs Adrift
7) Whale of a Crime
8) Claws for Alarm, coming 2018!
Cookbook: The Gray Whale Kitchen

Dewberry Farm Mysteries
1) Killer Jam
2) Fatal Frost
3) Deadly Brew
4) Mistletoe Murder
5) Dying Season (coming 2018!)

Margie Peterson Mysteries
1) Mother's Day Out
2) Mother Knows Best
3) Mother's Little Helper

Tales of an Urban Werewolf
1) Howling at the Moon
2) On the Prowl
3) Leader of the Pack
Tales of an Urban Werewolf Box Set is also available!

Short Stories:
Blueberry Blues (Gray Whale Inn)
Pumpkin Pied (Gray Whale Inn)

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Best Sellers

    • Deadly Brew

    • Dewberry Farm Mysteries Series, Book 3
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 6 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    Two witches, one haunted house, and a dash of murder. Will Lucy find the killer in time? Or will she be Buttercup's next resident ghost? Find out....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book

    • By Beatrice on 12-11-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Killer Jam

    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Teri Clark Linden
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 472
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 401
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 396

    When Houston reporter Lucy Resnick cashes in her retirement to buy her grandmother's farm in Buttercup, Texas, she's looking forward to a simple life as a homesteader....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great New Series

    • By Beatrice on 07-30-15

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Fatal Frost

    • A Dewberry Farm Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Teri Clark Linden
    • Length: 8 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 216
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 180
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 181

    Lucy Resnick's nerves are as tight as a tea cozy. Her new goats, Hot Lips and Gidget, keep making a break for the town square, her truck is dying, and her boyfriend's gorgeous ex-wife is in town....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Not again!

    • By Troublemer on 10-31-17

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Mother Knows Best

    • A Margie Peterson Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Cris Dukehart
    • Length: 8 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 140
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 123

    Things aren't going well for private investigator and mom Margie Peterson. Her husband, Blake, is claiming his taste for drag queens is "just a phase"....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Chick lit; protagonist's life out of control

    • By Wayne on 11-06-16

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Murder on the Rocks

    • Gray Whale Inn Mysteries, Book 1
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Talmadge Ragan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 95
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 84
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 84

    Trading in Texas heat for Maine's tangy salt air, Natalie Barnes risked it all to buy the Gray Whale Inn, a quaint bed and breakfast on Cranberry Island....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great cozy read

    • By Nana on 08-17-15

    Regular price: $25.19

    • Mother's Day Out

    • The Margie Peterson Mysteries, Book 1
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Cris Dukehart
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 400
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 338
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 342

    Margie Peterson is a typical stay-at-home mom until she trades dishes for detective work to become Austin’s least-likely PI....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • That was fun!

    • By karen on 08-11-14

    Regular price: $10.49

    • Dead and Berried

    • Gray Whale Inn Mysteries, Book 2
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Mitchell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    When Charlene's lover - the handsome chaplain with a stake in the development - is stabbed to death, Natalie promises to find the murderer for her grief-stricken friend....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, bad reading

    • By Grenierwalds on 12-05-17

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Murder Most Maine

    • Gray Whale Inn Mysteries, Book 3
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Mitchell
    • Length: 7 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    It's springtime on Cranberry Island - and love is in the air. It seems like every woman has the hots for buff trainer Dirk De Leon....

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Mother's Little Helper

    • A Margie Peterson Mystery, Book 3
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Cris Dukehart
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    Private investigator/single mom Margie Peterson barely has time for breakfast, let alone to hit the gym....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Please write more in this series!

    • By Sue An on 11-13-17

    Regular price: $19.99

    • Mistletoe Murder

    • Dewberry Farm Mysteries Series, Book 4
    • By: Karen MacInerney
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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    It's Christmastime, and farmer Lucy Resnick is living the life she's always dreamed of. But less than a week before Christmas, a pall falls over the festive atmosphere when local man Randy Stone turns up with a knife in his back and a sprig of mistletoe in his hair....

    Regular price: $13.99

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