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You’ll find Maddie Day here, as well.

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Edith & Maddie’s Mystery Library

Quaker Midwife Mysteries

Edith Maxwell writes the historical Quaker Midwife Mysteries. A Changing Light – book seven – releases from Beyond the Page Press in April, 2021. Dressed as a 1880s Quaker, Edith launched the series with a historic walking tour of Amesbury, Massachusetts.

News flash: Taken Too Soon is nominated for the Agatha Award for Best Historical Novel!

Country Store Mysteries

As Maddie Day, Edith writes the wildly popular Country Store Mysteries, from Kensington Publishing. No Grater Crime releases in August, 2021. Maddie talked about Nacho Average Murder and writing culinary cozies on the nationally syndicated NPR show, “Under the Radar with Callie Crossley.” Listen to the show here or find it on the show’s NPR podcast for August 2, 2020.

Cozy Capers Book Group Mysteries

The Cozy Capers Book Group Mysteries, a foodie mystery series also written as Maddie Day, debuted in December, 2018 with Murder on Cape Cod. Murder at the Taffy Shop releases on all platforms in March, 2021.

Local Foods Mysteries

Edith wrote the Local Foods Mysteries series, also from Kensington. Mulch Ado About Murder released in May 2017, the fifth in this popular series set on an organic farm.

Lauren Rousseau Mysteries

Edith also wrote two Lauren Rousseau Mysteries.: Murder on the Bluffs and Speaking of Murder.

Short Crime Fiction

Edith Maxwell writes Agatha-nominated and award-winning short crime fiction.

 

 

Dear Readers,

If you ever catch a typo or logic error in one of my books, please let me know via the contact form on this page. My publisher is happy to make corrections!

Edith Maxwell's Calendar of Events

Click on a specific event to go to that event’s page,
for more details and option to add to your own calendar.

Upcoming Events

Jun
16
Wed
2021
4:00 pm Becoming a Successful Author aft...
Becoming a Successful Author aft...
Jun 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Becoming a Successful Author after Age 60
Edith speaks to the Greater Newburyport Village about becoming a successful author after age sixty in a free virtual talk on June 16 at 4 pm EDT. Register here.
Jun
23
Wed
2021
7:00 pm Keeping it Cozy
Keeping it Cozy
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Keeping it Cozy
Edith/Maddie joins other New England cozy mystery authors to talk about the genre and read from her forthcoming No Grater Crime in this free virtual event hosted by Mystery Writers of America New England. Register[...]
Jun
26
Sat
2021
2:00 pm Kensington CozyCon
Kensington CozyCon
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kensington CozyCon
Maddie Day celebrates her cozy mysteries with V.M. Burns, Ellery Adams, and Lauren Elliott at this free virtual event hosted by Houston’s Murder by the Book and Kensington Publishing! See here for details.
Jun
29
Tue
2021
8:00 pm Hot Cozies – Cool Summer Reading!
Hot Cozies – Cool Summer Reading!
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Hot Cozies - Cool Summer Reading!
Twelve Kensington cozy authors share their picks for cool summer reading. Plus giveaways! A free online Facebook event.  
Jul
13
Tue
2021
2:30 pm Mystery Book Club
Mystery Book Club
Jul 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mystery Book Club
Edith talks about Called to Justice, her second Quaker Midwife Mystery, in this virtual event with the Weston, MA public library’s Mystery Book Club. Details TBA.

Upcoming Events

Jun
16
Wed
2021
4:00 pm Becoming a Successful Author aft...
Becoming a Successful Author aft...
Jun 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Becoming a Successful Author after Age 60
Edith speaks to the Greater Newburyport Village about becoming a successful author after age sixty in a free virtual talk on June 16 at 4 pm EDT. Register here.
Jun
23
Wed
2021
7:00 pm Keeping it Cozy
Keeping it Cozy
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Keeping it Cozy
Edith/Maddie joins other New England cozy mystery authors to talk about the genre and read from her forthcoming No Grater Crime in this free virtual event hosted by Mystery Writers of America New England. Register[...]
Jun
26
Sat
2021
2:00 pm Kensington CozyCon
Kensington CozyCon
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kensington CozyCon
Maddie Day celebrates her cozy mysteries with V.M. Burns, Ellery Adams, and Lauren Elliott at this free virtual event hosted by Houston’s Murder by the Book and Kensington Publishing! See here for details.
Jun
29
Tue
2021
8:00 pm Hot Cozies – Cool Summer Reading!
Hot Cozies – Cool Summer Reading!
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Hot Cozies - Cool Summer Reading!
Twelve Kensington cozy authors share their picks for cool summer reading. Plus giveaways! A free online Facebook event.  
Jul
13
Tue
2021
2:30 pm Mystery Book Club
Mystery Book Club
Jul 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mystery Book Club
Edith talks about Called to Justice, her second Quaker Midwife Mystery, in this virtual event with the Weston, MA public library’s Mystery Book Club. Details TBA.

Upcoming Events

Jun
16
Wed
2021
4:00 pm Becoming a Successful Author aft...
Becoming a Successful Author aft...
Jun 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Becoming a Successful Author after Age 60
Edith speaks to the Greater Newburyport Village about becoming a successful author after age sixty in a free virtual talk on June 16 at 4 pm EDT. Register here.
Jun
23
Wed
2021
7:00 pm Keeping it Cozy
Keeping it Cozy
Jun 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Keeping it Cozy
Edith/Maddie joins other New England cozy mystery authors to talk about the genre and read from her forthcoming No Grater Crime in this free virtual event hosted by Mystery Writers of America New England. Register[...]
Jun
26
Sat
2021
2:00 pm Kensington CozyCon
Kensington CozyCon
Jun 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kensington CozyCon
Maddie Day celebrates her cozy mysteries with V.M. Burns, Ellery Adams, and Lauren Elliott at this free virtual event hosted by Houston’s Murder by the Book and Kensington Publishing! See here for details.
Jun
29
Tue
2021
8:00 pm Hot Cozies – Cool Summer Reading!
Hot Cozies – Cool Summer Reading!
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Hot Cozies - Cool Summer Reading!
Twelve Kensington cozy authors share their picks for cool summer reading. Plus giveaways! A free online Facebook event.  
Jul
13
Tue
2021
2:30 pm Mystery Book Club
Mystery Book Club
Jul 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mystery Book Club
Edith talks about Called to Justice, her second Quaker Midwife Mystery, in this virtual event with the Weston, MA public library’s Mystery Book Club. Details TBA.

Quaker Midwife Series Walking Tour

To launch her Quaker Midwife Mystery Series, author Edith Maxwell dressed as an 1880s traditional Quaker, and gave a walking tour of the Amesbury Massachusetts locations mentioned in Delivering the Truth.

Over 60 local fans followed Edith on this fascinating, education tour.
Watch the video to see highlights of the tour!

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