Humorous romantic mysteries

 (other than Janet Evanovich’s Stephanie Plum series) these are all more in the soft boiled mystery genre. For other humorous mysteries see Funny Mysteries

  1. Murder with Peacocks (Meg Langslow Mysteries) by Donna Andrews Funny, full of strange relatives, with a sweet love interest.
  2. Louisiana Longshot by Dana DeLeon (Mis Fortune series) Fortune Redding, a CIA assassin, her cover blown needs to hide out in Sinful, Louisiana posing as a former debutante, and finds murder and Deputy Carter LeBlanc, and several retired “operatives”. DeLeon also wrote the ghost in law series.
  3. Savannah Blues (Weezie and Bebe Mysteries series) by Mary Kay Andrews
  4. Spying in High Heels (High Heels Mystery series) by Gemma Halliday  A  self professed girly girl keeps stumbling on bodies.
  5. Blue Blood (Debutante Dropout Mysteries) another chick lit meets mystery, light on mystery.
  6. Shoots to Kill by Kate Collins
  7. Murder with Reservations by Elaine Viets
  8. Death by Pantyhose by Jaine Austen
  9. Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death ( Agatha Raisin Mysteries) by M.C. Beaton A retired public relations consultant, Agatha is determined to find friendship and love, and she does – eventually, but not before solving a lot of murders.
  10. Agnes and the Hitman by Jennifer Cruise and Bob Mayer, more of a romantic comedy with a twist of mystery. A stand alone.