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Award-winning author Alexia Gordon interviews authors who write on the less-gritty end of the crime fiction spectrum. From traditional to cozy to the edge of cozy, it's mystery without explicit violence, sex, or gore. It's mystery full of intricate plots, engaging characters, and brilliant writing. Thanks for listening

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Award-winning author Alexia Gordon interviews authors who write on the less-gritty end of the crime fiction spectrum. From traditional to cozy to the edge of cozy, it's mystery without explicit violence, sex, or gore. It's mystery full of intricate plots, engaging characters, and brilliant writing. Thanks for listening

Find Alexia Gordon's books
https://www.crimewritersofcolor.com/books

FB: thecozycornerpodcast
Instagram: podcast_cozy
thecozycornerwithalexiagordon.com

    Catriona McPherson on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Catriona McPherson on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Catriona McPherson returns to the Corner to chat about Hop Scot, the 6th Last Ditch Motel mystery. It’s Christmas in Scotland! Tune in for some Scottish holiday fun. Find out what happens when Lexie Campbell goes home—with a bunch of Americans in tow. Learn what Christmas is like in Scotland and hear about some of Catriona’s favorite holiday traditions. Listen where you listen to podcasts.

    Find Catriona at http://catrionamcpherson.com/



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    • 46 min
    Juneau Black on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Juneau Black on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    On this last day of NaNoWriMo, tune in to my chat with two NaNoWriMo winners. Jocelyn Cole and Sharon Nagel, better known as Juneau Black, join me in the Corner to chat about Twilight Falls, the 4th Shady Hollow mystery. Hear how the series began with finger puppets and the NaNoWriMo challenge. Learn how they write as a team. Find out what the best occupation is for a snake and where to get a Joe’s Mug Coffee & Diner mug.

    Find Juneau Black at https://www.juneaublack.com/.



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    • 25 min
    Janice Hallett on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Janice Hallett on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    What does a community theater production of Jack and the
    Beanstalk have in common with the Commedia dell’arte and what does either have to do with murder? Tune in to my chat with author Janice Hallett to find out. Janice joins me in the corner to talk about The Christmas Appeal, her Christmas novella, and the soon-to-be released in the US, The Mysterious Case of the
    Alperton Angels. Learn about epistolary novels and how Janice brought a 400-year-old literary tradition into the 21st century. Hear how writing for the government prepared her to write crime fiction. And find out if Janice is a plotter or a pantser.
    Plus, get a hint about what comes after The Mysterious Case of the Alperton Angels. Listen to the Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon wherever you listen to podcasts.

    Find Janice on Instagram at @janice.hallett and on X as @JaniceHallett
     

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    • 37 min
    Karen Pierce on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Karen Pierce on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Crime fiction and food go together like Tommy and Tuppence. Author Karen Pierce joins me in the Corner to chat about her crime fiction-inspired cookbook, Recipes for Murder: 66 Dishes that Celebrate the Mysteries of Agatha Christie. Tune in to find out how Christie used food in her fiction to advance plots and reveal character. Hear how Karen researched period-appropriate recipes and developed them for the book. Listen wherever you listen to podcasts.

    Find Karen’s book at https://wwnorton.com/books/9781682687789



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    • 28 min
    Edith Maxwell on the Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Edith Maxwell on the Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Edith Maxwell, writing as Maddie Day, returns to the Corner to chat about Murder Uncorked, the first mystery in her new series, the Cece Martin Mysteries. Tune in to find out how Edith does wine research, how a New England-based author came to write a series set in California, and how she writes multiple series at the same time. Plus, hear about the benefits of Cape Cod writer’s retreats. Listen where you listen to podcasts.

    Edith has launch events coming up:

    • Pedronecelli Winery in Geyserville, CA - Oct 29, 3 pm. Register for this ticketed event here.

    • Book Passage in Corte Madera, CA, in conversation with Rhys Bowen - Oct 30, 1 pm

    • The Avid Reader in Davis, CA, in conversation with Catriona McPherson - Nov 2, 6:30 pm



    Find Edith at wickedauthors.com, MysteryLoversKitchen.com, and https://edithmaxwell.com/.



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    • 34 min
    Cathy Ace on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Cathy Ace on The Cozy Corner with Alexia Gordon

    Bonus episode! Recorded live at Bouchercon 2023. Author Cathy Ace joined me in the podcast studio to chat about crime--fiction, that is.

    Find Cathy at https://www.cathyace.com/



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    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

asauer_cozy ,

Great mix of authors

I love the variety of authors Alexia interviews. She interviews authors with a good mix of settings, tropes and characters.

just for fungrl ,

A whole new appreciation of the Cozy genre!

What a treat to discover this well curated mix of
Author interviews. Alexia’s personal insights as a renowned CM author shine while her charisma and wit make each interview warm and engaging. I am new to the genre and enjoy the chance to learn more about the authors I am listening to and how Their stories were inspired. Keep up the phenomenal work, Alexia!

KinestaticAuthor ,

Excellent interviews

Alexia Gordon is an excellent interviewer and presents an entertaining and informative podcast about cozy mysteries.

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