Tonya Kappes

Tonya Kappes has written more than fifty southern cozy mysteries, all of which have graced numerous bestseller lists including USA Today and Woman’s World Book Club pick twice. Best known for stories charged with southern charm, emotion, and humor, and filled with flawed characters, her novels have garnered reader praise and glowing critical reviews. She lives with her husband in Northern Kentucky. Now that her four boys have flown out of the nest, Tonya writes full-time.

Hitches, Hideouts & Homicide 

Hitches, Hideouts & Homicide

Everyone in Normal is excited for the Hoe Down to celebrate the opening of the new Old Train Station motel grand opening.

The evening comes to an abrupt end when a lightning storm knocks out all the power. At least, that’s what appears to have knocked out the electricity. But things aren’t always as they appear.

Mae West has a way of sticking her nose where it doesn’t belong and finds herself in a dangerous situation when she finds a treasure map that leads to more than just treasure… a dead body!