Who is Joanne Pence?

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Joanne Pence Biography & Facts

Joanne Pence is the author of a long running and successful romantic culinary mystery series. Fourteen books were published 1993 to 2006.Her amateur sleuth Angie Amalfi is an underemployed food writer and gourmet chef in San Francisco, romantically involved with homicide inspector Paavo Smith. As well as fitting in the culinary mystery niche, her books are followed by romance novelist enthusiasts and also have a humorous, screwball adventure flavor.Joanne Pence was born Joanne Lopez in San Francisco. She attended UC Berkeley and worked 1970-1998 as an operations analysis manager in the Social Security administration. She is married to David Pence and has two children.She is a member of Sisters in Crime, Novelists, Inc, and Romance Writers of America. Books Something’s Cooking, 1993. Too Many Cooks, 1994. Cooking up Trouble, 1995. Cooking Most Deadly, 1996. Cook’s Night Out, 1998. Cooks Overboard, 1998. A Cook in Time, 1999. To Catch a Cook, 00. Bell, Book and Candle, 02. If Cooks Could Kill, 03 Two Cooks a Killing, 03. Courting Disaster, 04. Red Hot Murder, 06. The Da Vinci Cook, 06. The Thirteenth Santa ’11. Novella Misteltoe and Mayhem (with Judi McCoy, Katherine Hall Page and Christi Ridgeway), 2004. (non series)See also List of female detective/mystery writers List of female detective charactersReferences. Discover the Joanne Pence popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Joanne Pence books.

Best Seller Joanne Pence Books of November 2021

A Thread of Darkness book summary, reviews and downlod

A Thread of Darkness

4/5$4.99

The national bestselling author of the Seaside Knitters mysteries returns to find the Crestwood Quilters on pins and needles when a killer strikes. . .  As own...

The Baron book summary, reviews and downlod

The Baron

0/5$3.99

She isn’t accustomed to attention. He isn’t used to being denied. Romance is never simple, but when worlds collide in this classic novel from bestselling author Sally Goldenbaum, true...

Patterns in the Sand book summary, reviews and downlod

Patterns in the Sand

4.5/5$11.99

Readers can't help but get entangled in this USA Today bestselling series.The follow-up to Death by Cashmere: next in the new mystery series set...

A Finely Knit Murder book summary, reviews and downlod

A Finely Knit Murder

4.5/5$11.99

Get entangled in this USA Today bestselling series! In the newest mystery from the national bestselling author of Murder in Merino, the sleuthing skills of Iz...

A Fatal Fleece book summary, reviews and downlod

A Fatal Fleece

4/5$4.99

Readers can't help but get entangled in this USA Today bestselling series.This summer in Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, one of the Seaside Knitters gets ta...

A Bias for Murder book summary, reviews and downlod

A Bias for Murder

4.5/5$5.99

When their town is blanketed in suspicion and murder, it falls to the Crestwood Quilters to uncover a killer in this latest case from Sally Goldenbaum, the national bestselling author ...

The Great American Bachelor book summary, reviews and downlod

The Great American Bachelor

0/5$3.99

From Adrienne Staff and Sally Goldenbaum comes the story of a small-town girl who shows a high-powered bachelor that some things in life are more important than the perfect deal.

A Dream to Cling To book summary, reviews and downlod

A Dream to Cling To

0/5$3.99

In an unforgettable tale of unlikely passion, cherished romance author Sally Goldenbaum shows that in the game of love, rules are meant to be broken.   Sam Lawrence i...

Murder in Merino book summary, reviews and downlod

Murder in Merino

4.5/5$11.99

Readers can't help but get entangled in this USA Today bestselling series.It’s autumn in Sea Harbor, and as the tourists leave, a mysterious guest ar...

Murder at Lambswool Farm book summary, reviews and downlod

Murder at Lambswool Farm

5/5$7.99

Late summer blooms in beautiful Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, and while a harvest thrives, Izzy Chambers Perry and the other Seaside Knitters will need to cast on their sleuthing skills to s...

A Dark and Snowy Night book summary, reviews and downlod

A Dark and Snowy Night

0/5Pre-Order

The Christmas trees are up, the Seaside Knitters are crafting warm and beautiful gifts for the holidays, and friends and families are gathering in picturesque Sea Harbor, Massachusetts—...

Kevin's Story book summary, reviews and downlod

Kevin's Story

0/5$3.99

In this tender romance from authors Adrienne Staff and Sally Goldenbaum, two people must overcome the sea of silence that separates them.   Suzy Keller is dete...

The Wedding Shawl book summary, reviews and downlod

The Wedding Shawl

4.5/5$11.99

Readers can't help but get entangled in this USA Today bestselling series.Summertime’s salty breezes and the sun’s golden threads bring inspiration...

Crescendo book summary, reviews and downlod

Crescendo

0/5$3.99

Adrienne Staff and Sally Goldenbaum delight in this sparkling duet between a princely society man and his everyday princess.   At first the situation is impossible fo...

Moon Spinners book summary, reviews and downlod

Moon Spinners

4.5/5$4.99

Readers can't help but get entangled in this USA Today bestselling series.Nell Endicott and the other Seaside Knitters are helping their friend Gracie San...

Banjo Man book summary, reviews and downlod

Banjo Man

0/5$3.99

Adrienne Staff and Sally Goldenbaum pluck the heartstrings in this tender story of a young nun learning how to be a woman in love.After a childhood under her father’s st...

A Patchwork of Clues book summary, reviews and downlod

A Patchwork of Clues

4/5$3.99

Small-town quilters look for a killer's pattern in this delightful new series by the national bestselling author of the Seaside Knitters mysteries . . . On her...

A Crime of a Different Stripe book summary, reviews and downlod

A Crime of a Different Stripe

4.5/5$9.99

As sleepy Sea Harbor, Massachusetts settles into the glow of autumn, a baby-on-the-way has the Seaside Knitters feeling warm and fuzzy. Only, these crafty ladies can’t get too cozy when...

Trimmed With Murder book summary, reviews and downlod

Trimmed With Murder

4.5/5$7.99

In this holiday yarn from the USA Today bestselling author of A Finely Knit Murder, all Izzy Chambers Perry wants for Christmas is to keep her brother out of ...

A Holiday Yarn book summary, reviews and downlod

A Holiday Yarn

4/5$12.99

Holiday time is magical in Sea Harbor, as the Seaside Knitters turn winter yarns of deep reds, greens, and golds into gifts. But when murder comes to this small New England town, they mus...

Angora Alibi book summary, reviews and downlod

Angora Alibi

4.5/5$9.99

Readers can't help but get entangled in this USA Today bestselling series.The Seaside Knitters of sunny Sea Harbor are busy crafting a baby blanket for...

How to Knit a Murder book summary, reviews and downlod

How to Knit a Murder

4/5$2.99

USA Today–Bestselling Series: The knitting circle helps a newcomer in town find work in real estate—but now someone’s staged a murder . . .  

For Men Only book summary, reviews and downlod

For Men Only

0/5$3.99

A brash single dad and a beautiful, ambitious cooking teacher follow the recipe for romance in this delectable treat from beloved author Sally Goldenbaum.   The first...

Death by Cashmere book summary, reviews and downlod

Death by Cashmere

4.5/5$6.99

Get entangled in the first novel in USA Today bestselling Seaside Knitters Mystery series.Not long after Isabel “Izzy” Chambers opens up a knitting shop in...

Murder Wears Mittens book summary, reviews and downlod

Murder Wears Mittens

4.5/5$10.99

A New England knitting circle teams up to find a missing mother and unravel a murder: “A beautifully written mystery full of warmth and surprises.” —Nancy Pickard, New York Times...

Moonlight on Monterey Bay book summary, reviews and downlod

Moonlight on Monterey Bay

0/5$3.99

In this stirring and sparkling romance by Sally Goldenbaum, a wealthy divorcé and his interior decorator meet for business—which quickly turns to pleasure.  

A Murderous Tangle book summary, reviews and downlod

A Murderous Tangle

4.5/5$9.99

Birdie, Nell, Cass, and Izzy are prepping their coziest handiwork for a holiday gathering in Sea Harbor, Massachusetts. But as murder makes waves in their tightly knit coastal village, ca...

Best Seller Joanne Pence Audio Books of November 2021

Trimmed with Murder: Seaside Knitters, Book 10 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Trimmed with Murder: Seaside Knitters, Book 10 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

In this holiday yarn from the USA Today best-selling author of A Finely Knit Murder, all Izzy Chambers Perry wants for Christmas is to keep her brother out of jail....

Patterns in the Sand: Seaside Knitters, Book 2 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Patterns in the Sand: Seaside Knitters, Book 2 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

The follow-up to Death by Cashmere: next in the "appealing" (Carolyn Hart, author of Death Walked In) new mystery series set in a tight-knit seaside community. When...

Murder at Lambswool Farm (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Murder at Lambswool Farm (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

Late summer blooms in beautiful Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, and while a harvest thrives, Izzy Chambers Perry and the other Seaside Knitters will need to cast on their sleuthing skills to save...

A Finely Knit Murder: Seaside Knitters, Book 9 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

A Finely Knit Murder: Seaside Knitters, Book 9 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

In the newest mystery from the national best-selling author of Murder in Merino, the sleuthing skills of Izzy Chambers Perry and the Seaside Knitters are tested as death mars the begi...

How to Knit a Murder: A Seaside Knitters Society Mystery MP3 Audiobook

How to Knit a Murder: A Seaside Knitters Society Mystery

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

With her shy manner and baggy jeans, Rose Malone becomes an unlikely superhero the night she stumbles into Izzy Chambers' shop and inadvertently saves a shipment of yarn from water damage. W...

Death by Cashmere: Seaside Knitters, Book 1 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Death by Cashmere: Seaside Knitters, Book 1 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$17.99

The new mystery series that spins a yarn about knitters and murder in a seaside village.Not long after Isabel "Izzy" Chambers opens up a knitting shop in the sleepy fishing town ...

A Crime of a Different Stripe MP3 Audiobook

A Crime of a Different Stripe

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

While no-nonsense mother-to-be Cass Halloran tries downplaying her pregnancy and her frequent doctor's visits as an older mother-to-be, a softer side of the lobsterwoman emerges as she joins...

A Patchwork of Clues MP3 Audiobook

A Patchwork of Clues

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

On her morning jog, Portia Paltrow comes upon the dead body of antique-store owner and college professor Owen Hill, sprawled across the back doorstep of Selma Parker's fabric and quilt shop ...

A Murderous Tangle: A Seaside Knitters Society Mystery MP3 Audiobook

A Murderous Tangle: A Seaside Knitters Society Mystery

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

While the Seaside Knitters get ready to showcase their new Danish-inspired event, locals can’t stop talking about Tess Bean—a bright-eyed environmental activist with a way of charming bo...

Moon Spinners: Seaside Knitters, Book 3 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Moon Spinners: Seaside Knitters, Book 3 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

Nell Endicott and the other Seaside Knitters are helping their friend Gracie Santos open the Lazy Lobster and Soup Café on Pelican Pier. They do however take a break to attend a special yac...

Angora Alibi: Seaside Knitters, Book 7 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Angora Alibi: Seaside Knitters, Book 7 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

The sun is shining in Sea Harbor and a group of friends, the Seaside Knitters, are spending Thursday evenings knitting the sweetest of gifts—a baby blanket. But as the due date draws near,...

The Wedding Shawl: Seaside Knitters, Book 5 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

The Wedding Shawl: Seaside Knitters, Book 5 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

Summertime’s salty breezes and the sun’s golden threads bring inspiration to the Seaside Knitters of Sea Harbor, Massachusetts. But when an old mystery washes ashore, they must cast thei...

Murder Wears Mittens MP3 Audiobook

Murder Wears Mittens

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

After retrieving fresh lobster nets from a local laundromat, Cass Halloran rushes to attend a last-minute gathering with her knitting circle. But Cass can't stop worrying about the lonely bo...

A Holiday Yarn: Seaside Knitters, Book 4 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

A Holiday Yarn: Seaside Knitters, Book 4 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$17.99

With help from the Seaside Knitters, Mary Pisano converts her charming inherited home into a B&B, and the first week is booked by her very own family in town to discuss their grandfather...

A Bias for Murder MP3 Audiobook

A Bias for Murder

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

Oliver Harrington II was one of the most beloved members of Crestwood’s community. Despite being the picture of health at age 52, he died from a sudden heart attack, leaving behind the fam...

A Thread of Darkness MP3 Audiobook

A Thread of Darkness

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

As owners of the popular bistro The French Quarter, former New York City restaurateurs Picasso and Laurel St. Pierre are the toast of the town of Crestwood, Kansas. Chef Picasso’s culinary...

A Fatal Fleece: Seaside Knitters, Book 6 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

A Fatal Fleece: Seaside Knitters, Book 6 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

This summer in Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, one of the Seaside Knitters gets tangled up with a precocious granddaughter, and another stands accused of sending a local resident on a permanent v...

Murder in Merino: Seaside Knitters, Book 8 (Unabridged) MP3 Audiobook

Murder in Merino: Seaside Knitters, Book 8 (Unabridged)

Mysteries & Thrillers$21.99

It’s autumn in Sea Harbor, and as the tourists leave, a mysterious guest arrives. When she’s implicated in a crime, the Seaside Knitters must quickly table their knitting project and sea...

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