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Cleo's Past 
Coffee Pick was...

 

Kafe Lespwa
"Coffee of Hope"
from Haiti


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visit Just Haiti.org
and sample the
coffee for
yourself!

 

A
Good
Cause!

 

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September 2, 2018

Really enjoy your books.

Really enjoy your books. Write faster ??. Always look forward to the next one! 


September 2, 2018

Finally Yea

Anxiously looking forward to the new haunted bookshop release! Here's to a cool fall day and a fun read.
August 18, 2018

news letter

Hi, is there going to be a news letter release before the next Haunted Bookshop mystery is released?

YES!

 


August 18, 2018

Question

Very much enjoyed Dead to the Last Drop, but I can't find this recipe on line. Many thanks. Bronwyn

Reply - Bourbon can be a harsh ingredient. Chances are high most folks will not like that version. Better to use Kahlua! Cleo used the coffee-lovers affogato technique to show her readers how to spike any brownie recipe (your favorite scratch recipe or even a boxed mix). Click this link to see >> https://www.cleocoylerecipes.com/2017/02/Easy-Kahlua-Brownies.html

 


August 13, 2018

Love the stories, love the recipes!

Not only are your books very interesting, exciting, and fun, but I've tried many of your recipes and they are fantastic as well! I share your passion for coffee and food, which makes reading your stories that much more fun. Plus, I always seem to learn something new when I read your books - whether about NYC, sleuthing, roasting coffee, cooking, etc.! Thanks for such wonderful stories! Now I have to start reading your Haunted Bookshop series : )
August 11, 2018

Recipes

Is an index of recipes in all the Coffeehouse books available?

REPLY - No, there is no index per se, but you are welcome to download Cleo's FREE RECIPE GUIDES, which she created as a free bonus for readers to illustrate the recipe sections in many of her Coffeehouse Mystery titles.

Find links for these guides in Cleo's Checklist of Titles (also free), which gives you the Coffeehouse Mystery books in order: 

CLICK HERE FOR THE FREE CHECKLIST

AGAIN - This checklist of titles has LINKS TO RECIPE GUIDES for many of Cleo's books, which will give you many (though not all) of the recipes included in those titles. That's the closest to an index that we can provide for you. 

Thanks for dropping by Cleo's Message Board!


August 7, 2018

Bonus Recipes

Question about Cleo's bonus recipe from -- Michele B.

REPLY - 

Hi, Michele - Click the link below and read Cleo's post for more info on her posted and upcoming bonus recipes. In the meantime, we'll sign you up for Cleo's Coffeehouse Mystery Newsletter, so you won't miss any of Cleo's new recipe posts when they go live! 

CLICK THIS LINK TO LEARN MORE: http://www.cleocoylerecipes.com/2018/04/Bonus-Recipes-Shot-in-the-Dark.html

 


July 25, 2018

Best Actor for Matteo Allegro

Benjamin Bratt!!
July 22, 2018

Best actor for Matteo Allegro

If a movie or TV series was ever done for your stories, Lou Diamond Phillips would be the best choice for Matteo! That's who I see when I read the books.
July 18, 2018

Your books are fantastic

I am not a coffee drinker, really don't like the flavor in anything. But that desn't stop me from reading your books. Found some a the library and have followed the list. I pick them up our library. Your story lines are great and you have to read the last few pages to the how it all falls into place. I do look at your recipes too. I past by the coffee, but found some good goodies. Looking forward to the muffins. Thank you so much for good clean fun books
July 14, 2018

Love the coffeehouse series

Just finished Shot in the Dark and you have really outdone yourselves! Each book just gets better and better. The characters, recipes and bits of history woven in to the mysteries make these so enjoyable. Thank you so much and please keep adding more to the series!
July 7, 2018

July 4th

Hi, just wanted to make sure I got the 4th of July newsletter. Is it out? Thank You
June 27, 2018

Bogus Bestseller new release date

I've been waiting for this for a very long and I'm so excited that the release is a week earlier-just 2 days after my birthday. I have a reminder on my cell phone so I don't forget. The book is being released everywhere where books are sold in paperback correct? Can't wait to read Pen and Jack's new adventure!!!!! :D
June 27, 2018

Billionaire Blend Coffee Beans

Good Afternoon! I've an avid follower of Claire Cosi and her crew! I absolutely love ALL of the books in the series and have used the recipes to recreate some of my most favorite items. I even went so far as to purchase a Puna coffee bean from Hawaii and the other two beans types because it was mentioned in the series (and I love that blend!!!!). I just ordered a Timor (from Shot in the Dark) coffee bean and am anxiously awaiting it's delivery ^_^. Although the beans used for the Billionaire Blend were not actually named, does anyone have an idea of the beans that Matt would have used? Thx!
June 26, 2018

Excitement building!!

I am counting down the weeks and looking forward to counting days until Bogus Bestseller arrives! I know the wait will be worth it! Love the Haunted Bookshop stories. Bernie bydancer@comcast.net
June 24, 2018

Matt’s Creamy Chipotle Chicken

First of all... I absolutely Love things books and I have tried some recipes... Comic Book Carbonara, Cafe Peanut Butter Cookies and now my next will be Matt’s Creamy Chipotle Chicken... Has anyone tried it yet? Would love some input on how Spicy it is and comments on making it for 2 people...

--Marie Coats Danzlady@icloud.com 

 

 


June 24, 2018

Just found

I just found your books I absolutely love them. I love that I can not figure out who did it till the last two chapters.
June 22, 2018

Coffeehouse mysteries

I just started reading your books. I really enjoyed, "On What Grounds." I look forward to reading more of the Coffeehouse mysteries. Thank you. Debrama
June 22, 2018

marylynn

I am just now reading the newest addition to my library family and I love it, " Shot in the Dark" I have also already pre ordered " The Ghost and the Bogus Bestseller
June 22, 2018

Audio books

Do you plan to release the earlier Coffehouse Mysteries on audiobook?
June 12, 2018

Coffee

Is there a Village Blend actual coffee to buy?...Like a Breakfast Blend?

 

Cleo's reply:

When our 13th Coffeehouse Mystery BILLIONAIRE BLEND was published, a master coffee roaster created a special coffee blend as a tribute. You can buy this amazing coffee, which he named "Billionaire's Blend" (after our book) from a shop called One Good Woman. The shop sells premium coffees and teas, and it's been selling this coffee (named after our book) for going on five years.

 

To buy the "Billionaire's Blend"
coffee, CLICK HERE or on the
image below and read my post. 



You will see links in my post
to buy the Billionaire's Blend 

coffee, named after our 
Billionaire Blend book (below).

 Billionaire Blend: 
A Coffeehouse Mystery 

To learn more or buy
our book, click here.

 

 

 


June 5, 2018

My “Mystery Fix”

There’s just nothing like a new Coffeehouse Mystery to quench the need for a satisfying “mystery fix!” I’m forcing myself to savor “Shot In The Dark” in 50-page “sips,” and I am throughly enjoying it! This morning, I did a bit of internet sleuthing to see if the Cinder app actually exists...not because I want to use it, but because it sounds *so real!” Kudos to you both for another savory story!! 

-Amy O.                                                                                                                  SHOT IN THE DARK 
Now a National bestseller

                                                           
Cleo's reply - 

THANK YOU, AMY! 

It is pure pleasure hearing from readers like you. We never tire of it, and it always inspires us. Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to let us know how much you enjoyed our latest work. Knowing that we wrote about our "Cinder" app so believably that you actually searched for information about it on the internet makes us so happy, thank you for sharing that. And now we have something to share with you. If you haven't yet seen or downloaded our Free Recipe Guide to SHOT IN THE DARK's foods and drinks, we're happy to do so now. Just click the image below and you have an instant illustrated recipe section to the book. Thanks again for stopping by. We hope you continue to enjoy our work. We're already writing next year's Coffeehouse Mystery, and we hope you'll not only keep reading but keep in touch. 

Love,

~ Cleo

 

CLICK HERE
for Free Recipe Guide to
SHOT IN THE DARK

 

Read (and eat) with joy!
 

 

 

 


June 5, 2018

Shot In The Dark

Love the coffee house mysteries...the latest Shot In The Dark made a reference to Joan Mitchell as a folk singer from the 60's. I believe it should have been Joni Mitchell or Joan Baez not Joan Mitchell.

 

Cleo's reply:

Glad to know you're enjoying our stories. You should know that "Joan Mitchell" is correct. She was a gifted painter and leading artist of the New York School. You can read more about her by clicking here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joan_Mitchell 

We never referred to "Joan Mitchell" as a folk singer! Take another look at our actual words. We named some of the great creative talents of that time who were served by the Village Blend, and Joan Mitchell was among them. (FYI - Joni Mitchell was born in Canada, where she began her career singing in local nightclubs. Her birth name is actually Roberta Joan.)

Thank you for allowing us to clear that up for you, and thanks especially for reading our work. The longtime support of our readers is why we're still here after 15 years and 17 books, and we'll never forget that. 

~ Cleo

 


May 31, 2018

New Series to Me

I found your series when I had to review it for Night Owl Magazine, and now I'm hooked!!!!! When I grow up I want to write just like you! One of the best mystery series out today! Hope to see many more.

 

Cleo's reply -

THANK YOU SO MUCH! We found your review of SHOT IN THE DARK here, and it is so incredibly kind (truly amazing for us to read).

A "Top Pick!" too, woot!

We are happy to share part of it right now (below), and we'll be sharing it on Facebook, too. We're so glad you found our series, and we hope you continue to enjoy our Coffeehouse Mysteries and our Haunted Bookshop Mysteries, which we now writing again after a nearly 10-year hiatus (more to come on Jack coming back).

 

Until then, be well and may
you alway read with joy! Love...

~ Cleo



 

"A SURE FIRE HIT!" 

TOP PICK!

NIGHT OWL REVIEWS

 

 

 


May 29, 2018

Blueberry Scones

I see them referred to in the newsletter, but can you post the actual recipe and directions?

 

Cleo's reply:

Our recipe for Blueberry Scones is included in your copy of SHOT IN THE DARK. Just turn to the back of your book, and we hope you enjoy it! It's a wonderful recipe, truly delicious. 

 

To learn more or buy 
Shot in the Dark:
A Coffeehouse Mystery

CLICK HERE

 

 

FREE RECIPE GUIDE

For anyone who would like the free, illustrated guide to the recipe section of our 17th culinary mystery, just click the link below. Print it out, tuck it into your book and you have an instant, illustrated recipe section for free, on us. May you eat (and read) with joy!

 

~ Cleo 

For the free recipe guide, click the
image above for the red button below...

 

 


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On What Grounds Cover Through The Grinder Cover Latte Trouble Cover Murder Most Frothy Cover Decaffeinated Corpse Cover French Pressed Cover Espresso Shot Cover Holiday Grind Cover Roast Mortem Cover Murder By Mocha Cover A Brew To A Kill Cover Holiday Buzz Cover Billionaire Blend Cover Once Upon A Grind Cover Dead to the Last Drop Cover Dead Cold Brew Cover Shot in the Dark Cover
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March 21, 2019
Christmas Gift to Myself
January 20, 2019
Addicted!