New York Times bestselling author Kate Collins grew up in a suburb of Hammond, Indiana, one block from the family home of author Jean Shepherd, whose humorous stories inspired Kate at an early age. After a stint as an elementary school teacher, Kate wrote children's short stories and historical romance novels before turning to her true passion, mystery. The author of the popular Flower Shop Mystery series (Throw in the Trowel, Seed No Evil, Nightshade on Elm Street), she lives in northwest Indiana and Key West, Florida.
"Another triumph in the well-loved Flowershop Mystery
series."-New York Times bestselling author Lorna Barrett
Praise for the New York Times Bestselling Flower Shop Mystery Series:
"One of my favorite mystery series."-Kate Carlisle, New York Times Bestselling Author of the Bibliophile Mysteries
"Engaging characters and witty dialogue."-Fresh Fiction
"Kate Collins's Flower Shop Mysteries are always an auto-buy for me!"-New York Times Bestselling Author Julie Hyzy