C. A. Phipps is a USA Today best-selling author from beautiful Auckland, New Zealand. Cheryl lives in a world where coffee is a must, pie never lasts long, and mysteries add fun to the day. She’s bringing her zest for life out of the kitchen and into your world with light-hearted books and endearing characters and pets. Light on romance, but heavy on other ingredients, come to a place where friends, including the furry kind, matter as much as family.