In the final installment of the long-running mystery series starring plus-sized Southern PI Savannah Reid, an upscale party ends with murder, drawing clues from famous guests may prove trickier than squeezing into an old pair of skinny jeans…
FINAL INSTALLMENT IN LONG-RUNNING SERIES: A Few Drops of Bitters is the 26th installment and last installment of the Savannah Reid Mysteries.
PLUS-SIZED SOUTHERN PI: This series features the featuring plus-sized PI, a transplanted Georgia peach with a ravenous appetite for justice and a healthy appreciation of her own abundant curves. She and her Moonlight Magnolia Detective Agency enjoy good food, each another's company, and taking a bite out of crime in an exclusive California beach town.
FOR FANS OF: Southern-set cozies by authors such as Krista Davis, Miranda James, Lisa Childs, and Susan M. Boyer. Also appeals to readers who enjoy series featuring full-figured sleuths, such as Meg Cabot’s Heather Wells Mysteries and Diane Mott Davidson’s Goldy Bear Mysteries.
COZY WITH CATS: Savannah owns two black mini-panthers (cats) named Diamante and Cleopatra. Her grandmother has a Bloodhound, called Colonel Beauregard.
ENGAGED AUTHOR: G.A. McKevett is a member of Mystery Writers of America. She formerly wrote romance under the name Sonja Massie.
SUBRIGHTS SUCCESS: The Savannah Reid Mysteries do well with subrights. In addition to audio, large print rights for all of the recent Savannah Reid mysteries have sold to Thorndike, and several books in the series have been selections of the Mystery Guild.
NOW IN PAPERBACK:A Few Drops of Bitters was published in hardcover in August 2021 and is now available in paperback for the first time.
SPIN-OFF SERIES: In addition to the long-running Savannah Reid Mysteries, G.A. McKevett launched a new spin-off series, the Granny Reid Mysteries, which debuted in November 2018 to much acclaim.
About the Author
G.A. McKevett is the author of the acclaimed Savannah Reid mystery series and its spin-off, the Granny Reid Mysteries. Also writing under the name Sonja Massie, she has authored over 60 books ranging from cozy mysteries, to historical romances, to nonfiction works on the history of Ireland. Her earthy humor and fast-paced plots delight her fans, while critics applaud her offbeat characterizations and incisive observations on human nature. Irish by ancestry, she has lived in Toronto, Ireland, and Los Angeles, but now resides in New York. Readers can visit her online at SonjaMassie.com.