Jessie Crockett Estevao

A nearly life-long resident of the Granite State, Jessie naturally adores black flies, killing frosts in August and snow banks taller than the average grandmother. When not working on her next murderous adventure she enthusiastically putters in her greenhouse, designs bento lunches and throws parties. She delights in mentoring young writers at local schools. Jessie lives with her dark and mysterious husband and exuberant children in a village so small most New Hampshire residents have never heard of it. Hearing from readers makes the winters seem shorter so please drop by at


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Mainly Murder Press - 2010-08-15

Drizzled with Death - FIRST IN A NEW SERIES! Meet Dani Greene—a fourth-generation maple syrup maker dealing with a first-class troublemaker… The annual pre-Thanksgiving pancake-eating contest is a big event in Sugar Grove, New Hampshire. It’s sponsored by the Sap Bucket Brigade, aka the firefighters auxiliary, and the Greene family farm provides the syrup. But when obnoxious outsider Alanza Speedwell flops. . .

Berkley Prime Crime - 2013-10-01