“A delightful new series, introducing an appealing cast of amusing, gossipy Southern women and a spunky sleuth…Readers of Joanne Fluke and Jenn McKinlay, will savor the humor and bakery connection.”
“Cozy fans, especially those who are compulsive early-morning bakers, will look forward to Sophia’s further culinary adventures.”
“Snappy writing and a winning cast of characters. Interest in foodie mysteries remains high."
"Delicious goodies, a small Southern town, quirky characters―even a cat―what else could a mystery fan ask? Recipes, of course. Yum, yum. Maymee Bell’s book is delightful. Or maybe delicious.”
―JoAnna Carl, national bestselling author of the Chocoholic mysteries
"Cake and Punishment is baked to order. From murder to love to apple pie, it is a ridiculously satisfying read. Get ready for your tastebuds to be tickled!”
―Melissa Bourbon, national bestselling author of the Magical Dressmaking mysteries
"A sweet treat for a cozy mystery. Maymee Bell brings small town Kentucky to life. Great read to curl up on your front porch with―add a glass of sweet tea and you are enjoying a taste of southern living.”
―Nancy Parra, bestselling author of the Baker’s Treat mysteries
“A mouthwatering, Southern delight of a mystery!"
―Liz Mugavero, author of the Pawsitively Organic mysteries
“Grab a glass of sweet tea or a cookie before you pick up Cake and Punishment by Maymee Bell. You will want a sweet treat while you are reading it!!”
―Cozy Mystery Book Reviews
“A sweet Southern mystery with a delightful plot and quirky characters who quickly make you feel at home.”
―San Francisco Book Review