If You Like That Try This: Hallmark Mystery Movie Edition

Lovers of mysteries, both cozy and not so, won’t want to miss a single one of these intriguing cases whether one the screen or the page…

Gilded Newport Mysteries: Murder at the Breakers and Murder at the Breakers by Alyssa Maxwell

In a story that pits the opulence of America’s 19th-century elite against its dark undercurrents, Emma Cross, a second cousin to the Vanderbilt family, attends a grand ball at the Breakers, intent to report on the event for the society pages. Amidst the glamour, she becomes an unexpected witness to a murder linked to her brother. Emma sets out to uncover the truth and prove his innocence. Fans of this gripping mystery might find themselves drawn to the adaptation!

A Zest for Death and Lemon Meringue Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke

Hannah’s life takes an unexpected turn when her on-again-off-again beau, Norman, drops the bombshell that he’s purchased a house, intending to demolish it for their dream home. Hannah’s world turns even more tumultuous when she stumbles upon a murder victim in the soon-to-be-demolished house. As Hannah digs into the mystery, her sleuthing skills blend seamlessly with her baking expertise. Fans of the movie adaptation, “A Zest for Death,” are sure to relish this delectable mix of murder and culinary intrigue in the delightful world of Lake Eden.

True Justice: Family Ties and The Girl who Survived by Lisa Jackson

Kara McIntyre, the lone survivor of a brutal family massacre, faces a haunting past resurfacing. Her brother’s unexpected release from prison triggers a deadly chain of events, and cryptic messages from her missing sister add to the mystery. As those close to her meet gruesome ends, Kara fears she’s the ultimate target. Will she survive again, or do you only get one chance to be the final girl? Fans of “Family Ties” will be captivated by this deviously volatile tale and ask the question, are the ties of family the strongest or does betrayal know no bounds?

Aurora Teagarden: Something New and Murder in the Book Lover’s Loft by Ellery Adams

Nestled in the literary haven of Storyton Hall, Ellery Adams weaves a captivating tale for bibliophiles as resort manager Jane Steward seeks solace on the North Carolina coast with her fiancé Edwin, a relaxing vacation takes a mysterious turn. A chance discovery of a lifeless body propels Jane into a literary chase through time, unveiling a dark family secret that threatens her cherished Storyton. Readers enamored with future librarian Aurora Teagarden’s mysteries and the look back through time to the case that started it all in “Something New” will find a kindred spirit in Jane’s quest for justice and redemption.

Crossword Puzzle Mysteries: A Puzzle to Die For and Punning with Scissors by Becky Clark

Quinn Carr, crossword creator extraordinaire, finds herself entangled in a real-life puzzle of murder when a recently retired tailor is accused of stabbing his husband and a cryptic crossword puzzle clue is left at the scene of the crime. Quinn, armed with her passion for puzzles, is determined to unravel the threads of the case. With each clue pointing in a different direction, Quinn races to catch the true culprit before she becomes the next victim. Fans of “A Puzzle to Die For” will relish this wordplay-laden adventure.

Picture Perfect Mysteries: Dead over Diamonds and Mugshots of Manhattan by Christin Brecher

When photographer Liv Spyers secures a coveted assignment with Grammy Award-winning pop star Bisa, her excitement turns to a whirlwind of danger when Bisa’s estranged sister, Anna, is found dead. As Liv unravels the mysteries behind the glamorous façade of Bisa’s world, readers who enjoyed the intrigue  and star studded mystery of “Dead over Diamonds” are sure to relish this captivating blend of wit, suspense, and glamor.