I love these books. A cracking good mystery. A bit of romance.
They’re set in a fictional San Luis Obispo called San Celina. Benni Harper is a still-grieving widow at the beginning of the first book, Fools Puzzle. She’s the curator of folk art museum and a quilter. Each of the books is named for a quilt block. They should be read in order, for the most part.
The author, Earlene Fowler, does a great job weaving the mystery and creating unforgettable characters in the process. The latest is
I haven’t read it yet, but I’m sure it’s just as good as the previous ones.
Earlene has also written two stand-alones.
The Saddlemaker’s Wife: