The Booktown Mysteries is a series of mystery novels by American novelist Lorna Barrett. The central figure in thes series is Tricia Miles, a city slicker who has moved to the small town of Stoneham. She sets up a mystery bookstore, only to find a fellow bookstore owner murdered.
Lorraine Bartlett is an American author of mystery and suspense novels. She writes under three pen names, including her own name, L.L. Bartlett and Lorna Barrett. Her series include Jeff Resnick, the Booktown Mysteries and the Victoria Square Mysteries. She gained experience writing characters and plots while writing for romance magazines.