Indiana Author Hits #1 on Barnes and Noble and #2 on Amazon

Caroline Fardig's Cozy Mystery, IT'S JUST A LITTLE CRUSH, Reaches #1 on Two Best Seller Lists and #2 on Three Lists
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Aug. 18, 2013 - PRLog -- On August 17, 2013, IT'S JUST A LITTLE CRUSH by Southern Indiana author Caroline Fardig burned up the best seller lists on both and The cozy mystery reached #1 on the Humorous Fiction list, as well as #2 on Amazon's Comic Fiction, Humorous Fiction, and Women Sleuths lists. The next day, it made it to #1 on the Women Detective list and #17 on the site overall.


It's Just a Little Crush is book 1 in the Lizzie Hart Mysteries set in the small town of Liberty. Caroline was born and raised in a small town, giving her the life experience to write a captivating cozy mystery in a place where everyone knows everyone. Her book expertly weaves romance, small-town gossip, action, and amateur detective work. Its breezy tone and head-scratching mystery will appeal to fans of cozy mysteries, chick lit, women's fiction, and humorous fiction alike.

Sweet Mystery Books said, "This could be the next Tommy and Tuppence, Partners in Crime, duo with the flavor of The Thin Man series. 5 stars."  

Joe Cool Review said, "This book truly is laugh out loud funny! You will love the real, in-depth characters! Lizzie is a fantastic heroine! Rocks are thrown through windows, people are dying, bombs are going off, and in between it all you have this fantastic, witty dialogue! This book was also a dream to read."

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It's Just a Little Crush Blurb

The sleepy town of Liberty hasn’t seen murder in…well…ever. Residents are stunned when the body of a young woman is found strangled, and reporters at the Liberty Chronicle are thrilled, rather disturbingly, over the biggest news story to hit town this century. 

Lizzie Hart has even bigger problems. Lately, she can’t seem to concentrate on her job as copy editor at the Chronicle with the new hunky investigative reporter, Blake Morgan, swaggering around the office. How can a girl work when she’s using all of her energy combating Blake-induced hot flashes and struggling to repress the giggly inner schoolgirl that’s constantly rearing her dorky head? It’s a good thing that Blake barely knows Lizzie exists. 

After an odd string of events, however, Lizzie begins to wonder if Blake is really as fabulous as she has fantasized. When Lizzie and Blake find a co-worker dead, Blake’s personality changes completely—and not in a good way. Even though the police rule the death as an accident, Lizzie immediately suspects foul play and senses a connection to the recent murder. She is determined to bring the killer to justice, but is having some trouble getting her Nancy Drew on thanks to the pesky stalker she’s picked up—Blake Morgan. Wait, didn’t she want him to follow her around and pay attention to her? Not like this. Blake has turned from cool and smooth to cold and downright scary, making Lizzie wonder if he should be next on her suspect list.


About the Author

CAROLINE FARDIG was born and raised in a small town in Indiana. Her working career has been rather eclectic thus far, with occupations including schoolteacher, church organist, insurance agent, funeral parlor associate, and stay-at-home mom. Finally realizing that she wants to be a writer when she grows up, Caroline has completed her first novel, It’s Just a Little Crush, and is currently hard at work churning out a second novel in the series. She still lives in that same small town with an understanding husband, two sweet kids, two energetic dogs, and one malevolent cat.


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