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Topic: Cozies? Not sure what those are.

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Subject: Cozies? Not sure what those are.
Date Posted: 2/26/2009 9:30 PM ET
Member Since: 12/17/2007
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I keep reading about cozies on the boards and I was wondering if anyone could define cozy.  Is it a romance or any kind of novel that's fiction?  I'm not sure I have any.

Date Posted: 2/26/2009 11:55 PM ET
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here's a discussion about it from the CMT forum


Date Posted: 2/27/2009 4:09 PM ET
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I think of cozies as somewhat light-hearted mysteries. I've read a few of the Heartsong Mysteries, which are cozies, and they are mysteries with some humor and romance in them. Death on a Deadline by Christine Lynxwiler is good, as is In the Dead of Winter by Nancy Mehl. Both are the first books in a series. I'm new to reading the genre (if it is one) myself, and was happy to see that there are Christian books like this. Hope this helps.