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Friendship. Second chances. Lots of dogs!

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In service to His Majesty, one must be prepared for Hell.

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Denise Swanson

Denise Swanson

Blogging at Fresh Fiction

Denise Swanson | Title Challenge: WINNER CAKE ALL
September 28, 2020
Hi! My name is Denise Swanson and I’m really excited to participate in this fun challenge!  My newest mystery  Read More...

Denise Swanson | Author Reader Match
November 13, 2018
Instead of trying to find your perfect match in a dating app, we bring you the "Author Reader Match" where we introduce you to  Read More...

The Top Five “Don’t” List During and After a Tornado
September 11, 2017
When the idea for my current book, DEAD IN THE WATER, came to me I  Read More...

Denise Swanson | Honeymoons Are Meant for Two
September 15, 2014
When you picture a romantic honeymoon cruise, I bet that image doesn’t include a bunch of knitters sharing your trip. Mine didn’t either  Read More...

Denise Swanson | Second Books/Second Series
March 22, 2013
It took me a long time to decide to write a second mystery series. I'd heard that although readers want their favorite authors to  Read More...

Denise Swanson | School Psychologist, Writer, and People Watcher
May 14, 2008
One of the first questions I’m often asked when I speak about my writing is why I chose to write mysteries instead of romances  Read More...

New York Times Bestseller author Denise Swanson was a practicing psychologist for twenty-two years. She writes the Delicious Love and Change of Heart contemporary romance series, as well as the Scumble River, Devereaux’s Dime Store, and Chief-to-Go mysteries. Her books all feature small-town heroines with lots of heart.

Denise’s books have been finalists for the Agatha, Mary Higgins Clark, RT Magazine's Career Achievement, and Daphne du Maurier Awards. She has won the Reviewers Choice Award and was a BookSense 76 Top Pick.

Denise Swanson lives in rural Illinois with her husband, classical composer David Stybr.

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Body Over Troubled Waters, August 2021
Welcome Back to Scumble River Series #4
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book
Winner Cake All, October 2020
Chef-to-Go Mystery #3
Paperback / e-Book
Come Homicide or High Water, January 2020
Welcome Back to Scumble River #3
Paperback / e-Book
Leave No Scone Unturned, April 2019
Dangerously Delicious, November 2018
Delicious Romance #2
Die Me a River, September 2018
Welcome Back to Scumble River #2
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book
Dead in the Water, September 2017
Welcome Back to Scumble River #1
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book
Lions and Tigers and Murder, Oh My, July 2017
Devereaux's Dime Store #6
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book
Sinfully Delicious, September 2016
Deliciously Romance #1
Murder of a Cranky Catnapper, September 2016
Scumble River
Paperback / e-Book
Between a Book and a Hard Place, March 2016
Devereaux's Dime Store #5
Paperback / e-Book
Murder of an Open Book, September 2015
Scumble River #18
Paperback / e-Book
Dying For A Cupcake, March 2015
Devereaux's Dime Store
Paperback / e-Book
Murder Of A Needled Knitter, September 2014
Scumble River #17
Paperback / e-Book
Dead Between the Lines, March 2014
Devereaux's Dime Store Mystery #3
Paperback / e-Book
Murder of a Stacked Librarian, September 2013
Scumble River #16
Paperback / e-Book
Nickeled-And-Dimed To Death, March 2013
Devereaux Dime Store #2
Paperback / e-Book
Murder Of The Cat's Meow, September 2012
Scumble River #15
Paperback / e-Book
Little Shop Of Homicide, March 2012
Devereaux Dime Store Mystery Series #1
Paperback / e-Book
Murder Of A Creped Suzette, October 2011
Scumble River #14
Murder Of A Bookstore Babe, March 2011
Scumble River Mystery #13
Mass Market Paperback / e-Book
Murder Of A Wedding Belle, April 2010
Scumble River #12
Murder Of A Royal Pain, April 2009
Scumble River #11
Murder Of A Chocolate-Covered Cherry, April 2008
Scumble River #10
Murder of a Botoxed Blonde, April 2007
Scumble River #9
Murder of a Real Bad Boy, August 2006
Scumble River #8
Murder of a Smart Cookie, July 2005
Scumble River #7
Drop-Dead Blonde, February 2005
Murder Of A Pink Elephant, July 2004
Scumble River #6
Murder of a Barbie And Ken, November 2003
Scumble River #5
Murder of a Snake In The Grass, April 2003
Scumble River #4
Murder of a Sleeping Beauty, April 2002
Scumble River #3
And the Dying is Easy, June 2001
Murder of a Sweet Old Lady, April 2001
Scumble River #2
Murder of a Small-Town Honey, July 2000
Scumble River #1




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