China Bayles is the central character in a series of cozy mystery novels by American novelist Susan Wittig Albert. China is an ex-lawyer who now works as a herbalist based out of Pecan Springs, Texas. There, she prefers to live a quieter existence with close friends and family. The series has been praised for its […]


Susan Wittig Albert is an American author of mystery novels, usually in the cozy sub-genre. Susan is the author of multiple series, include China Bayles herbal mysteries series, the Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter, the Robin Paige Victorian Mysteries and the Darling Dahlias series. She has also written under the pen names Carolyn Keene (for […]