I am excited to share with you the cover for the second book in the “Southern Chocolate Shop” mystery series from Crooked Lane Books, coming March 13, 2018.

Title: Playing with Bonbon Fire
Series: Southern Chocolate Shop #2
Genre: Cozy Mystery
Publisher: Crooked Lane Books
Website: Dorothy St. James

Chocolate shop owner, Charity Penn is at it again-cooking up chocolate treats while trying to keep everyone in the quirky seaside town of Camellia Beach safe. A threatening note, a dead musician, and decades of secrets put the town’s first beach music festival and its band members in grave danger. With help from her meddling half-sister and a new flavor of chocolate sweets to ignite the senses, Penn follows the shifting tide of evidence to discover secrets can be deadly.

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Giveaway: Leave a comment below for your chance to win a print copy of Asking for Truffle. U.S. entries only, please. The giveaway ends October 3, 2017. Good luck everyone!

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About the author
Dorothy St. James, known for the White House Gardener Mystery series, is going back to her roots and setting a mystery series in a Southern beach town much like the one she’s called home for the past 20 years. The Southern Chocolate Shop Mysteries combine her love of fine chocolates, quirky Southern charm, with a dash of danger. The first book in the series, Asking for Truffle, was released September 2017.

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