About Tonya

I write southern, humorous mystery series for Henery Press, HarperCollins, Crooked Lane Publisher, and self publish.

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As Tonya, I write The Kenni Lowry Mystery Series, set in the fictional town of Cottonwood, Kentucky starring small town Sheriff Kenni Lowry whose ghost grandfather is her deputy. The Magical Cures Mystery Series, set in the fictional town of Whispering Falls, Kentucky, and starring June Heal a witch with magical power. The Southern Ghostly Mystery Series is set in the fictional town of Sleepy Hollow, Kentucky, and starring Emma Lee Raines a ghost seeing undertaker. The Spies and Spells Series set in Louisville, Kentucky stars Maggie Park who is a witch turn government spy. The Killer Coffee Mystery Series with the first novel, Scene of the Grind and featuring coffee house owner Roxy Bloom.





As Maymee Bell, I write the NEW Southern  Baking Series set in the fictional town of Rumford, Kentucky, featuring baker Sophia Cummings.



OFFICIAL BIO For Tonya Kappes

For years, USA Today bestselling author Tonya Kappes has been publishing numerous mystery and romance titles with unprecedented success. She is famous not only for her hilarious plot lines and quirky characters, but her tremendous marketing efforts that have earned her thousands of followers and a devoted street team of fans.

Official Bio For Maymee Bell:

Maymee Bells is the pen name of Tonya Kappes, USA TODAY Bestselling Author. Southern Wedding Baker Mystery Series will be published by Crooked Lane Books in 2018. Maymee lives in Kentucky with her family and her two schnauzers. She likes strong coffee, slow-country days, and fresh-baked cookies — but she likes telling stories best of all.