Books by Kate Kingsbury

Kate Kingsbury is the author of the Pennyfoot Hotel and Manor House mystery series.


DOOM WITH A VIEW by Kate Kingsbury
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"A distinct improvement over the series debut that provides lots of suspects, family problems, and a hint of romance to come."
A haunted inn finally opens, with decidedly mixed results. Read full book review >
DEAD AND BREAKFAST by Kate Kingsbury
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 10, 2017

"The prolific Kingsbury (Mulled Murder, 2013, etc.) launches a new series with likable characters and a beautiful setting but very little to set this cozy apart from many others."
A divorcée and her grandmother are trying to open a B&B on the Oregon coast, but their plan is derailed by a shocking discovery. Read full book review >
BRAVE YOUNG KNIGHT by Kate Kingsbury
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2011

"Earnest, but that's probably not enough to captivate readers. (Picture book/religion. 5-8)"
Kingsbury, a prolific author of Christian novels for adults, offers a story for younger readers about a courageous knight who competes to become prince of his homeland and heir to the throne. Read full book review >
SLAY BELLS by Kate Kingsbury
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 7, 2006

"A pre-WWI whodunit in the classic style, furnished with amusing characters, stilted dialogue and a simple mystery."
The staff at the Pennyfoot Hotel is busy preparing for Christmas when several homicides threaten to ruin the festivities. Read full book review >
NO CLUE AT THE INN by Kate Kingsbury
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Nov. 4, 2003

"Busy Kingsbury skims over the scenes that should be the funniest in this overpopulated country-house-murder entry."
Dark doings mix with Yuletide cheer as mass-market paperback veterans Hugh and Cecily Sinclair Baxter return to Badgers End for another turn at the helm of the Pennyfoot Hotel. Read full book review >