Knot Ready for Murder (A Quilting Mystery) by Mary Marks

Knot Ready for Murder (A Quilting Mystery)

Jewish traditions and quilting tips, as well as delicious food, are all bonuses when you read this series . . . Snarky humor is a trademark of Mary Marks fantastic dialogue which keeps me smiling despite tragic topics.
~Laura’s Interests

Filled with delightful characters we get a mystery that will keep you guessing wondering what clue will pop up next. Sure to delight cozy fans as well as those looking for an older protagonist.
~Books a Plenty Book Reviews

I always love visiting Martha Rose and the Tuesday quilting group. They are a group of quirky characters that provide humor and energy.
~The Avid Reader

Martha is a smart cookie, she is also stubborn, courageous, caring, and creative. I really identify with Martha, a 50 something, full-figured woman, who has fibromyalgia and recognizes her limitations.
~Carla Loves To Read

. . . there was so much going on is this story. It had so many layers to it, and I loved pulling away at them. However, I have never once guessed a whodunit, whatdunit, or whydunit in any of this author’s books, so I wasn’t surprised when she stumped me again. Brava, Ms. Marks!
~Lisa Ks Book Reviews

About Knot Ready for Murder

Knot Ready for Murder (A Quilting Mystery)
Cozy Mystery
9th in Series
Publisher ‏ : ‎ Kensington (July 27, 2021)
Mass Market Paperback ‏ : ‎ 320 pages
ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1496720520
ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1496720528
Digital ASIN ‏ : ‎ B08MBFZPVC

The ninth installment in the hit Quilting Mystery series by Mary Marks finds sleuth Martha searching for her fiancé’s ex-wife.


One loose thread threatens to unravel Martha’s wedding plans: the groom-to-be married a pregnant teen to save her from scandal thirty years ago—and the marriage was never annulled. Now Crusher’s wife Hadas is coming to LA, along with his sister Fanya. But soon after she arrives, their houseguest goes missing, with her room ransacked and a chloroform-soaked cloth left behind. Could her apparent abduction be connected to her brother’s unsolved death from a hit-and-run six months ago? Martha and her quilting cohorts must find the pattern to solve the twin mysteries and determine if Crusher is still married—or now a widower . . .


About Mary Marks

Born and raised in Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area, Mary Marks earned a B.A. in Anthropology from UCLA and an M.A. in Public Administration from the American Jewish University in Los Angeles. In 2004 she enrolled in the UCLA Extension Writers Program. Her first novel, Forget Me Knot, was a finalist in a national writing competition in 2011. She is currently a reviewer of cozy mysteries for The New York Journal of Books at

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