By Marlene Bateman
In her debut secret, Motive for Murder, gutsy inner most investigator Erica Coleman proved that after it involves sleuthing, she takes the cake. Now, the fast-talking, food-loving heroine is again, and she’s convinced her subsequent task can be as effortless as pie . . . Erica and her relations fortunately count on Grandma Blanche’s eighty-first celebration within the picturesque city of Florence, Oregon. but if the feisty matriarch, a savvy businesswoman, enlists Erica’s assist in an research of her corporation, issues quick get sticky. prior to the research can start, Blanche’s unforeseen dying leaves Erica with extra questions than answers—and it quickly turns into transparent that Grandma’s passing was once something yet common: she was once murdered. whilst Aunt Martha, Blanche’s reclusive sister, turns into the subsequent sufferer of somebody with a style for murder, Erica makes use of her aptitude for cooking to butter up neighborhood legislation enforcement and assemble clues. As she narrowly escapes turning into the 3rd sufferer, Erica is extra decided than ever to unravel the case—before she bites off greater than she will chew.
Read Online or Download A Death in the Family PDF
Similar women sleuths books
What does a field of fourth century parchments, the premature demise of a professor of old heritage, and a rogue FBI agent have in universal? it's a puzzle Dr. Jackie Macklin and her limerick writing husband Harley, rush to resolve whereas attempting of their RV motor-coach, to stick sooner than the Director of the FBI Stolen artwork department.
The piece used to be distinctive. I had walked by way of this little junk store repeatedly, rarely getting in. this present day i made a decision to take one other glance; what a shock to discover a true old within the shop! a normal lady unearths herself in the course of a world chase in Ellen Berenson’s riveting debut, The Hidden Connection.
Freelance author Jaine Austen concept operating for a knock-off fact convey within the tropics will be paradise. but if she and her kitty Prozac locate themselves trapped among a dimwitted prime guy, catty contestants, and a cold-blooded assassin, the splashy gig turns into one lethal nightmare. .. Jaine’s lifestyles has been a royal ache on account that she begun penning discussion for a few Day My Prince Will Come—a tacky relationship express that includes bachelorettes competing for the guts of Spencer Dalworth VII, a truly far-off inheritor to the British throne.
Is Val's breakfast pie the quiche of dying? possessing her personal enterprise gave the look of pie within the sky to Valentine Harris while she moved to the coastal California city of San Nicholas, anticipating to begin a brand new lifestyles together with her fiancé. 5 months—and a damaged engagement—later, no less than her dream of establishing a pie store has turn into a fact.
- What Doesn't Kill You (A Willa Pennington, PI Mystery)
- Winter in Chicago
- The Ripper's Shadow: A Victorian Mystery
- Untimely Death
- SLEEPING CRIMES (Connie Anderson/Alan Bowering Book 2)
Extra info for A Death in the Family
A Death in the Family by Marlene Bateman