Media Kit

Lynn Cahoon is the author of the NYT and USA Today bestselling Tourist Trap cozy mystery series. GUIDEBOOK TO MURDER, book 1 of the series won the Reader's Crown for Mystery Fiction. There are six Tourist Trap Holiday novella's available in digital and audio that are bundled into two print books.


In 2020, Lynn began writing a light paranormal witchcraft series set in fictional Magic Springs, Idaho. The first mass market print, ONE POISON PIE, released in February 2021 with a second, TWO WICKED DESSERTS, following in August 2021. Three novellas are attached to the series with the first, CHILI CAULDRON CURSE, released in 2020 and the other two, releasing in 2021.


She's also the author of the Cat Latimer series, with the first five books, A STORY TO KILL, FATALITY BY FIRELIGHT, OF MURDER AND MEN, SLAY IN CHARACTER, SCONED TO DEATH and FIELD GUIDE TO HOMICIDE are out in mass market paperback, digital and audio.


The Farm-to-Fork cozy series, starting  with WHO STOLE MY GOAT CHEESE, KILLER GREEN TOMATOES, ONE POTATO, TWO POTATO, DEAD,  DEEP FRIED REVENGE and KILLER COMFORT FOOD. Two novellas (HAVE A DEADLY NEW YEAR and PENNED IN) are already released with a third (A PUMKPIN SPICE KILLING) coming in 2021

Lynn started her career writing sweet contemporary romances with heroes ranging from cowboys to warlocks. (You can find these books and more at A breast cancer survivor, she lives in a small town like the ones she loves to write about with her husband and three fur babies. 

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Lynn is represented by:

Jill Marsal

Marsal Lyon Literary Agency, LLC

Solana Beach, CA


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Book list:​

-The Tourist Trap Mystery Series-

Guidebook to Murder

Mission to Murder

If the Shoe Kills

Dressed to Kill

Killer Run

Murder on Wheels

Tea Cups and Carnage 

Hospitality and Homicide 

Killer Party 

Memories and Murder

Murder in Waiting

Picture Perfect Frame

Wedding Bell Blues (2022) 

Tourist Trap Holiday Novellas

Rockets' Dead Glare

A Deadly Brew

Santa Puppy

Corned Beef and Casualties 

Mother's Day Mayhem 

A Very Mummy Holiday

Tourist Trap Holiday Bundles

Dying to Celebrate 

Stocking Full of Murder 


-The Cat Latimer Mystery Series-

A Story to Kill 

Fatality by Firelight 

Of Murder and Men

Slay in Character 

Sconed to Death

A Field Guide to Homicide 

Body in the Book Drop - novella

A Killer Christmas Wish

-The Farm to Fork Mystery Series-

Who Moved My Goat Cheese

Killer Green Tomatoes

One Potato, Two Potato, Dead

Deep Fried Revenge 

Killer Comfort Food 

A Fatal Family Feast

Farm to Fork Novellas

Have a Deadly New Year

Penned In

A Pumpkin Spice Killing 

-The Kitchen Witch Mystery Series-

One Poison Pie 

Two Wicked Desserts

Three Tainted Teas (2022)

Kitchen Witch Novellas

Chili Cauldron Curse 

Murder 101 

Have a Holly, Haunted Holiday