Maya (Mary Ann) Corrigan writes the Five-Ingredient Mysteries featuring a café manager and her live-wire grandfather, the Codger Cook, who solve murders in a historic Chesapeake Bay town. Maya urges you to stay away from Bayport, Maryland, because of its high body count. She won the Daphne du Maurier Award and the New England Readers' Award for unpublished Mystery/Suspense. Previously, she taught writing, American literature, and detective fiction at Georgetown University and Northern Virginia Community College. Each Five-Ingredient Mystery has five suspects, five clues, and Granddad's five-ingredient recipes.