Order of Aunt Dimity Books
Aunt Dimity is a central character in a series of cozy mystery/gothic romance novels by American novelist Nancy Atherton. Although the series is named for Aunt Dimity, the series follows Lori Shepherd, who is assisted by her deceased aunt in solving various mysteries. The series is primarily set in the Cotswolds.
Nancy Atherton began her Aunt Dimity series in 1992 with the novel Aunt Dimity’s Death. Each novel in the series contains a recipe for a baked food item that is involved in the story. The series is currently ongoing with a new novel being published each year. Below is a list of Nancy Atherton’s Aunt Dimity books in order of when they were originally published (as well as in chronological order):
Publication Order of Aunt Dimity Books
Chronological Order of Aunt Dimity Books
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Aunt Dimity Synopses: Aunt Dimity’s Death is the first novel (in publication order) in Nancy Atherton’s Aunt Dimity series. Lori is down on her luck when she finds out she is the heir to her aunt’s estate, on the condition that she must find a stash of letters in her aunt’s cottage. Lori will soon be sent on an otherwordly search for true love.
Aunt Dimity’s Good Deed in the third book to be published in Nancy Atherton’s Aunt Dimity series. Lori is now well-off and newly married, but when her father-in-law disappears on a visit to England, Lori is assisted by Aunt Dimity in order to discover a family secret.