Cynthia Baxter
Cynthia Baxter is an American author of mystery, romance, women’s fiction and horror novels for adults and young adults. She began her career as a novelist writing teen, romantic, women’s and horror fiction under the name of Cynthia Blair. Cynthia is the author of the Pratt Twins (as Blair), Reigning Cats and Dogs Mysteries and Murder Packs a Suitcase Mysteries series. Besides being a novelist, she has also written for various newspapers and magazines and has also taught writing at Hofstra University.

Cynthia Baxter made her debut as a published author writing as Cynthia Blair with the 1981 novel Once There Was a Fat Girl. Her debut as Baxter (which she uses primarily for cozy mysteries, but also to reissue out-of-print titles) came in 2004 with the novel Dead Canaries Don’t Sing, which began her Reigning Cats and Dogs Mysteries series. Below is a list of Cynthia Baxter’s books in order of when they were first released:

Publication Order of Pratt Twins Books


The Banana Split Affair(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Hot Fudge Sunday Affair(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Strawberry Summer(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Pumpkin Principle(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Marshmallow Masquerade(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Candy Cane Caper(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Pink Lemonade Charade(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Double-Dip Disguise(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Popcorn Project(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Apple Pie Adventure(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Jelly Bean Scheme(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lollipop Plot(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Coconut Connection(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Bubble Gum Gang Mysteries Books


There's No Such Thing As a Haunted House(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chocolate is My Middle Name(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Warning: Baby-Sitting May Be Hazardous to Your Health(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Buried Treasure... In My Own Attic(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Dark Moon Legacy Books


The Curse(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Seduction(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Rebellion(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Nightmares Books


The Trap(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Beast(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Reigning Cats and Dogs Mysteries Books


Dead Canaries Don't Sing(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Putting on the Dog(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lead a Horse to Murder(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hare Today, Dead Tomorrow(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Right from the Gecko(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Who's Kitten Who?(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Monkey See, Monkey Die(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Murder Had a Little Lamb(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crossing the Lion(2010) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Murder Packs A Suitcase Mysteries Books


Murder Packs a Suitcase(2008) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Too Rich and Too Dead(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Once There Was a Fat Girl(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lovers Choice(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Forever Rainbows(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Commitment(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beautiful Dreamer(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Battle Scars(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Just Married(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
All Our Secrets(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Starstruck(1986) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Freedom to Dream(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Three of Us(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Crazy in Love(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Summer House(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Close to Home(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Going Solo(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Summer in Paris(1992) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Temptation(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Molly and the Great American Family(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alaska Adventure(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Once More with Feeling(1996) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Housesitter(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Pratt Twins, Bubble Gum Gang, Dark Moon Legacy and Nightmares series as well as all standalone novels (except for The Housesitter) were written as Cynthia Blair.

The standalone novels Close to Home, Summer House, Temptation, Once More with Feeling, Alaska Adventure and A Summer in Paris were re-published in eBook format as by Cynthia Baxter.

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Cynthia Baxter Synopses: Chocolate is My Middle Name is the second book in the Bubble Gum Gang Mysteries series from Cynthia Blair. Kelly is accused of stealing jewelry from the store she’s working at, so the Bubble Gum Gang must look deeper into this crime and find the real culprit in order to clear their friend’s name.

In Warning: Baby-Sitting May Be Hazardous to Your Health by Cynthia Blair (book 3 of the Bubble Gum Gang Mysteries), Samantha’s father’s company is threatened by a corporate spy, so she and the Bubble Gum Gang are looking to catch this spy in the middle of the act.

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