Baby Boomer Mysteries

Eighth in the Series

Now available,10th Anniversary Edition

Welcome to the world of Baby Boomer Mysteries.

This series takes a light-hearted look at issues facing the 76 million members of the Baby Boomer generation:
Retirement Can Be Murder,  Moving Can Be Murder,  Marriage Can Be Murder,  Class Reunions Can Be Murder,  Funerals Can Be Murder,  Second Honeymoons Can Be Murder,  Dieting Can Be Murder and  In-Laws Can Be Murder. 
Now available, Milestones Can Be Murder: twice the laughs, twice the murders, twice the fun. It's the 10th Anniversary Revised Edition of both Retirement Can Be Murder and Moving Can be Murder.

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Baby Boomer Mystery #8, In-Laws Can Be Murder
Two grandmothers, Carol and Margo, clash over a long-awaited first grandchild. But, after Margo thinks she's committed a murder (and then vanishes), Carol must step in and crack the case before the police get involved. Now available on Amazon from Suspense Publishing, In-Laws Can Be Murder.
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"I am clearly a fan of Susan's writing," from the National Association of Baby Boomer Women

The National Association of Baby Boomer Women carries an in-depth interview and gives a warm endorsement to Susan Santangelo on its website. Anne Holmes, the association Boomer-in-chief, says, "I am clearly a fan of Susan's writing."

In her latest Voices of Baby Boomer Women blog post, Anne notes that many of the issues facing Baby Boomer women are raised in Susan's books -- but with a light-hearted, often humorous, touch.

See the whole interview on the National Association of Baby Boomer Women website or click here.

Thanks so much to Anne Holmes and the association.

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Since January 1, 2006, Baby Boomers are turning 60 at the rate of 8,000 a day, and coming face to face with how to define, and re-define, our “golden” years. Being part of this national phenomenon inspired me to write this mystery series. The first book, Retirement Can Be Murder, tackles the potential emotional impact of retirement on a typical Baby Boomer couple, Jim and Carol Andrews.
Carol dreads Jim's impending retirement more than a root canal without Novocain. She can't imagine anything worse than an at-home husband with time on his hands and nothing to fill it -- except interfering the day-to-day activities of their houshold and driver her crazy. Until her plans to stall Jim's retirement result in her husband being suspected of murdering his retirement coach.

As the series continues, I'm doing lots of author talks and signings. The stories other wives have shared with me about their husbands' retirement have been both funny and poignant. I'm thrilled to say that Retirement Can Be Murder has gotten terrific reviews. Midwest Book Review calls it "an entertaining and lighthearted read from a real pro. The Baby Boomer mysteries promise to be as germane as 'Murder She Wrote.' It would make a great television series." And Booklist says, "We'll look forward to more Boomer mysteries in the years to come....Pure fun."  
A little about Susan: I've been a feature writer, drama critic, and editor for daily and weekly newspapers and magazines in the New York metropolitan area, including a stint at Cosmopolitan magazine. I'm a member of Sisters in Crime, International Thriller Writers, and the Cape Cod Writers Center, and divide my time between Florida and Cape Cod, MA. I share my life with husband Joe and English cocker spaniels, Boomer and Lilly. 
Check out Retirement Can Be Murder, Moving Can Be Murder, Marriage Can Be Murder, Class Reunions Can Be Murder, Funerals Can Be Murder, Second Honeymoons Can Be Murder and Dieting Can Be Murder, all on
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