92130 resident and author Kathy Krevat will release The Trouble With Murder, the first book in her new Gourmet Cat Mystery series, in mid-December. The book, available everywhere on Dec. 12, tells the story of organic cat food business owner and single mother Colbie Summers as she works to save her reputation and uncover a murder in the fictional town of Sunnyside, CA. Kathy is also the author of the bestselling Chocolate Covered Mystery series.

cm_localauthor2Kathy is active in the Carmel Valley community as the board president of Playwrights Project and as president of Partners in Crime, the San Diego chapter of the national mystery writers organization Sisters in Crime. She has previously served as PTA president, Reflections Arts chair, school foundation fundraiser, and student newspaper editor at Carmel Creek and Solana Pacific Elementary Schools. She has also worked with JCompany Youth Theatre, Canyon Crest Academy Envision Theater program, and CCA Writers’ Conference.