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Laura Childs

(Gerry Schmitt)

Laura Childs is a pseudonym for Gerry Schmitt, former owner/CEO/Creative Director of a marketing/advertising firm in Minneapolis. Laura Childs is the bestselling author of the Tea Shop Mystery series and the Scrapbook Mystery series. She is a consummate tea drinker, scrapbooker, and dog lover, and travels frequently to China and Japan with Dr. Bob, her professor husband.


Laura Childs recommends
Knit One, Kill Two
Knit One, Kill Two (2005)
(Kelly Flynn Mystery, book 1)
Maggie Sefton
"Cozy up with a great new author. Knit One, Kill Two has well-drawn characters and a wickedly clever plot."
Wreath of Deception
Wreath of Deception (2006)
(Craft Corner, book 1)
Mary Ellen Hughes
"An elegantly crafted mystery."
Snake in the Glass
Snake in the Glass (2009)
(Glassblowing Mystery, book 3)
Sarah Atwell
"Atwell's intriguing characters are drawn with cut glass precision."
Sleeping With Anemone
Sleeping With Anemone (2009)
(Flower Shop Mystery, book 9)
Kate Collins
"Snappier than a venus flytrap!"

A Deadly Row (2010)
(Mystery by the Numbers, book 1)
Casey Mayes
"Do the math... this book is a winner."

A Crafty Killing (2011)
(Victoria Square Mystery, book 1)
Lorraine Bartlett
"Fun plot, fanciful characters, really fabulous crafts... Bartlett put her art and soul into this mystery."

Finger Lickin' Dead (2011)
(Memphis Barbeque Mystery, book 2)
Riley Adams
"Lulu Taylor is one intrepid amateur sleuth."

Read to Death (2016)
(Read Em and Eat Mystery, book 3)
Terrie Farley Moran
"Sassy-and her cheeky roaster of friends sparkle."

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