The Retired Witches Mysteries

Three middle-aged witches who live in Wilmington, North Carolina are ready to retire to Boca Raton, Florida. Before they can retire, they must give up their magic, recruit and train three new witches to take their places, and hand off the spellbook they have added to for years. It doesn’t seem like it would be too hard, but that’s before their spellbook is stolen and they must accomplish it all with limited magic and hilarious results.
From Molly Addison, third generation witch, the main character in the mysteries:
“There comes a time in every witch’s life when she realizes that it’s time to retire. For me, it was when I meant to zap a ding out of my new car before my husband saw it and asked what happened. Instead, I changed the color of the blue car to bright purple. Even worse, I couldn’t change it back. How humiliating!
But like everything else, even magic fades with time. Those little things you could do once with a snap of your fingers are now big things that can’t be done at all. I have been reduced to putting dishes in the dishwasher.  Manually.
It’s shocking. Shameful!
But it happens to the best of us.”


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Spell Booked

Molly’s lifelong friend, witchly compatriot, and the snappiest dresser in Wilmington, Olivia Dunst, is killed protecting their book of spells. Even though Olivia gave her life, the book is gone. Molly and Elsie, the two remaining of their circle, can’t track it because their power is limited. It must be passed on if they are going to retire. A new young recruit, Dorothy, from the downtown library, agrees to become their apprentice. She will bolster their failing magic and help track down Olivia’s killer.

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Looking for Mr. Good Witch

Retired Witches Mysteries #2

ISBN: 978-0425268261

Release Date: October 6th

Everyone’s favorite retired witches from Spell Booked have returned and are diving into troubled waters to find a sinister sea witch that has been leaving bodies in her wake up and down the Carolina coast Authorities are baffled as they continue to find drowning victims with no water in their lungs. The fin-icky female will continue to kill young male witches until she finds her perfect man—the one who survives her mating ritual—so she can live for another hundred years. And now coven hopeful Brian Fuller is about to be ensnared in her net. Retired witches Molly and Elsie, along with the ghost of Olivia and her daughter Dorothy, need all the help they can get to stop the sea witch. Aided by a selkie and a cream puff–craving mermaid, they’re determined to keep Brian out of her murky clutches. But are they all about to get in over their heads?

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