The Scrapbooking Mysteries is a series of cozy mystery novels by American novelist Laura Childs. Edgier than Childs’ Tea Shop Mysteries, the series is set in New Orleans and follows Carmela. Carmela owns a scrapbooking shop in the French Quarter called the Memory Mine. She is constantly getting into trouble with her friend Ava, who […]


Laura Childs is an American author of cozy mystery novels (and thriller novels as Gerry Schmitt). She writes cozy mysteries that have the pace of a thriller. She is the author of the Tea Shop Mysteries, Scrapbooking Mysteries and the Cackleberry Club Mysteries. Before becoming a novelist, Laura worked as the CEO/Creative Director of her […]