Jenn McKinlay

New York Times Bestselling Author

Jenn McKinlay is the author of more than thirty-five novels, including several New York Times bestselling series.

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WEDDING CAKE CRUMBLE is out on April 3rd! Tate and Angie are finally getting married...or are they?

Nominated for the RT Reviewer's Choice Award for Best Contemporary Love and Laughter! I am sooooooo thrilled!!!

AVAILABLE NOW: EVERY DOG HAS HIS DAY!!! A RT Top Pick and receiving a starred review from Booklist!!!

“It's the second week of January, a little soon, one might think, to place a book on a Best of 2018 watch list but that's exactly where this book has landed.” -- The Romance Dish (on EVERY DOG HAS HIS DAY)



"McKinlay is definitely on a hot streak!" — RT book reviews - A TOP PICK! (4 1/​2 ★'s)

"Known for her mysteries, McKinlay branches out in a new direction and gives her readers a fun and charming romance set in Bluff Point, Maine. This is the launch book in a new series that looks to be filled with warmth, fun and humanity." — RT book reviews (4 ★'s)

"With a perfect sense of comic timing and a gift for creating endearingly eccentric characters...McKinlay delivers a sweetly satisfying contemporary romance that will have readers sitting up and begging for more." — (★ starred review) Booklist" — (★ starred review) Booklist

“Jenn McKinlay writes sexy, funny romances that will leave you begging for more!”—New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis

“Funny, charming, and heart-stoppingly romantic.”—New York Times bestselling author Jaci Burton

“McKinlay delivers heartwarming humor at its finest.”— New York Times bestselling author Lori Wilde


"Exuberantly Entertaining!" --Publisher's Weekly

" [McKinlay] continues to deliver well-crafted mysteries full of fun and plot twists."

"What a great read!" -- Library Journal

"It is the characters and their interactions and dialogue that make this a standout mystery..." --The Mystery Reader

"A tender cozy full of warm and likable characters... Readers will look forward to more of McKinlay's tasty concoctions." (★ starred review) --Publisher's Weekly

"[A] deliciously thrilling mystery." --Fresh Fiction

"Like an exquisite cupcake with a surprise filling, this new installment in the Cupcake Bakery series contains something unexpected." - - RT book reviews (4 ★'s)

"Impossible to put down!" --Crimespree

"[A] perennial favorite series." -- The Mystery Reader

"Top notch!" -- Cozy Mystery Book Reviews