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  • Cleo Coyle

    ClareCosi's new friend, millionaire David Mintzer, has an offer no New York baristacould turn down: an all-expenses-paid summer away from the sticky city. At hisHamptons mansion, she will relax, soak up the sun, and, oh yes, train the staffof his new restaurant. So Clare packs up her daughter, her formermother-in-law, and her special recipe for iced coffee for what she hopes willbe one de-latte-ful summer. Soon,Clare tends the coffee bar at her first Hamptons gala. But the festivities cometo a bitter end when an employee turns up dead in David's bathroom-a botchedattempt on the millionaire's life. Thanks to the Fourth of July fireworks, noone heard any gunshots, and the police are stuck in...read more

  • Cleo Coyle

    Clare's Village Blend coffee beansare being used to create a new java love potion, a "Mocha Magic Coffee," billedas an aphrodisiac. The product, expected to rake in millions, will be soldexclusively on Aphrodite's Village, one of the most popular online communitiesfor women. But at its launch, one of the website's editors is murdered. Clareis convinced a bitter killer wants the secret formula. Can she catch who's goneloco for...read more

  • Cleo Coyle

    Clare Cosi used to manage the historic Village Blend coffeehouse ... until she opted for quieter pastures and a more suburban life. But after ten years and a little friendly cajoling from the owner (a fresh pot of Jamaican Blue Mountain was all it took), she's back to the grind. With a sprawling rent-free apartment directly above the Village Blend, her cat Java by her side, and plenty of coffeehouse redecorating ideas, Clare is thrilled to return to work. Until she discovers the assistant manager unconscious in the back of the store, coffee grounds strewn everywhere. Police arrive on the scene to investigate. But when they find no sign of forced entry or foul play, they deem it an accident....read more

  • Cleo Coyle

    When coffeehousemanager turned amateur sleuth Clare Cosi roasts "magic" beans for Fairy TaleWeek, she brews up a vision that leads to a sleeping beauty in Central Park; abig, bad wolf of Wall Street; and an East Side enclave with storybook secrets. Fairy tale fever has descended on New York City. Broadwayfans are flocking to Red Riding Hood: The Musical; museums areexhibiting art inspired by the Brothers Grimm; and Clare Cosi gives her coffeetruck a "Jack and the Beanstalk" makeover for a Central Park festival. Clare's coffee hunter ex-husband contributes a bag ofAfrican beans with alleged magical properties, and his octogenarian motherentertains customers with readings of the grinds. But...read more

  • Cleo Coyle

    From Cleo Coyle, the New York Times bestselling author of Dead Cold Brew, comes a delicious new entry in the "fun and gripping" (the Huffington Post) Coffeehouse Mystery seriesA smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend into a hookup hotspot-until a gunshot turns the landmark coffeehouse into a crime scene. As Village Blend manager Clare Cosi fixes a date for her wedding, her ex-husband is making dates through smartphone swipes. Clare has mixed feelings about these match-ups happening in her coffeehouse. Even her octogenarian employer is selecting suitors by screenshot! But business is booming, and Clare works hard to keep the espresso shots flowing. Then one night, another kind of...read more

  • Cleo Coyle

    There's trouble brewing at the Village Blend. Business is booming-but Clare's customers are starting to die. Soon after stopping at the coffeehouse, a regular jumps to her death in the subway. Or was she pushed? Detective Quinn is convinced that someone has an axe to grind, especially after the 'suicide' of another female customer. Unfortunately, his prime suspect is Bruce Bowman-the new man in Clare's life. Bruce is the perfect blend of rugged good looks and potent personality. Too bad the women in his life keep turning up dead. Now Clare will risk her heart-and her life-to follow the killer's trail to the bitter...read more