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Laura Childs

Full Name: Laura Childs
Gender: Female
Number of Works: 33
Laura Childs is a pseudonym for Gerry Schmitt and she is the best-selling author of the Tea Shop Mysteries, the Scrapbook Mysteries and the Cackleberry Club Mysteries.

ISBN: 0425179451, 9780425179451
Keywords: mystery, shop, tea, darjeeling, death
Pages: 256
Published: 2001
  • Rating: 80%

Mystery and suspense are brewing when Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning caters an elegant garden party in historic Charleston-and one of the guests turns up dead!
ISBN: 0425188213, 9780425188217
Keywords: shop, mystery, tea, grey, earl, shades
Pages: 256
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 80%

Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning is finally invited to a social event that she doesn't have to cater-but trouble is brewing at the engagement soiree of the season...
ISBN: 042519986X, 9780425199862
Keywords: mystery, shop, tea, murder, jasmine
Pages: 272
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%

"Always happy to contribute to worthy causes, Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning and her loyal staff are catering an elegant - if unusual - Charleston society event. It's a "Ghost Crawl" through the spooky grounds of the historic Jasmine Cemetery. The show even comes complete with hired "ghosts" - actors, that is, playing some of the more prominent residents of the old cemetery." "The event, sponsored by a local medical organization, is intended to benefit various charities and help at-risk children. And the organizer of the fete, Dr. Jasper Davis, has
ISBN: 0425206181, 9780425206188
Keywords: mystery, shop, tea, mourning, chamomile
Pages: 320
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

At Charleston's Spoleto Festival, Theodosia Browning's Poet's Tea is forced indoors by rain--which is the least of her problems after a local auction house owner plummets from the balcony to his death. With a full kettle of suspects, Theodosia finds herself chasing a criminal who plans on showing her just how dangerous it is to stick her sensitive nose where it doesn't belong.
ISBN: 0425213862, 9780425213865
Keywords: mystery, shop, tea, dead, dragonwell
Pages: 304
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 80%

It's springtime in Charleston and just about every species of South Carolina's flora is in full and glorious bloom at the Spring Plantation Ramble. Once a year, the upper crust open their sprawling gardens to the public, the site of flower shows, rare plant auctions, and a contagious spring fever. Although Theodosia Browning barely knows a Phalinopsis from a Bog Rose, she still enjoys the Ramble, especially since she can pour tea and promote her Indigo Tea Shop-and her latest concoction, Dragonwell Sweet Tea.
ISBN: 0425219461, 9780425219461
Keywords: shop, mystery, tea, murder, needle, silver
Pages: 288
Published: 200
  • Rating: 80%

The national bestselling author of Dragonwell Dead returns with a mystery proving that the price of fame can be murderously steep. The Charleston Film Festival has brought Theodosia Browning and the staff of the Indigo Tea Shop a busy week of catering jobs. First up is the opening night gala at the historic Belvedere Theatre. Tinseltown and local luminaries seem to be mingling happily in the glamorously renovated lobby, but Theo notices that the atmosphere backstage is tense. Then famous director Jordan Cole is shot on his way to the podium, and the entire audience witnesses his death silhoue