Order of Myrtle Clover Books
The Myrtle Clover Mysteries is a series of cozy mystery novels by Elizabeth Spann Craig. The protagonist and title character, Myrtle Clover, is a retired English teacher in her eighties. She writes a newspaper column in her (fictional) hometown of Bradley, North Carolina.
Elizabeth Spann Craig debuted her Myrtle Clover character in 2006 with the novel A Dyeing Shame: Death at the Beauty Box, which was also her first novel. The series is currently ongoing. Below is a list of Elizabeth Spann Craig’s Myrtle Clover Mysteries books in order of when they were first published (which is the same as their chronological order):
Publication Order of Myrtle Clover Mysteries Books
|A Dyeing Shame: Death at the Beauty Box||(2006)|
|Pretty is as Pretty Dies||(2009)|
|Progressive Dinner Deadly||(2011)|
|A Body in the Backyard||(2012)|
|Death at a Drop-In||(2013)|
|A Body At Book Club||(2014)|
|Death Pays a Visit||(2015)|
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Myrtle Clover Mysteries Synopsis: In A Dyeing Shame by Elizabeth Spann Craig, beautician Tami Smith is found dead with a pair of hair shears stuck into her back. Myrtle Clover is bored with bingo and bridge, but she becomes interested in solving the murder of the beautician. Myrtle loves finding out secrets, but soon learns that discovering secrets is what got Tami killed.