The Maple Syrup Mysteries is a series of books written by Emily James. The book tells the story of an ex-lawyer named Nicole Fitzhenry-Dawes who leaves the law business to run her uncle’s maple syrup farm in a small Michigan town. She thinks that this will help her get away from the liars, criminals and murders that she encountered in her old job, but she couldn’t be more wrong.

Emily James tries to keep these books cleans as she wants them to be the types of books that you can share with your mother or child. She fills her books with quirky characters and a touch of romance in addition to the intriguing murder mysteries. She grew up loving shows like Matlock and Murder She Wrote and it shows in her writing.

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Publication Order of Maple Syrup Mysteries Books

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The first book in the series is A Sticky Inheritance which sees Nicole’s uncle passed and her leaving her law career to run his syrup farm. She thought it would be good to get away from all the murder, but it manages to find her. Her uncle’s suicide looks more like a murder to her and the chief of police is reluctant to negotiate. To find out the truth, Nicole will have to do it herself.

The second book in the series is called Bushwacked. Trouble keeps finding Nicole as she is driving through a snow storm one night and hits what she thinks is a deer. The deer turns out to be a human being and the good news is she didn’t kill him: he was already dead. Nicole feels guilty about what happened and convinces the local sheriff to allow her to insist on the investigation as to what really killed this man.

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