The Scumble River Mysteries is a series of cozy mystery novels by American author Denise Swanson. The protagonist is a school psychologist named Skye Denison, who has run into a stretch of bad luck in the big city and has been forced to move home to the small town of Scumble River, Illinois.
Denise Swanson is an American novelist of cozy mystery novels. She is best known for writing the Scumble River Mysteries series. Before becoming a novelist, Denise worked as a school psychologist for 17 years. She lives in Illinois with her husband, Dave, and their cat.