In her debut mystery, Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder,
amateur sleuth and bakery owner Hannah Swensen proved that when it comes
to crime, nothing is sweeter than a woman who knows how to really mix
it up. Now, the flame-haired, tart-talking (and baking) heroine is back,
judging a contest where the competition is really murder.
Strawberry Shortcake Murder
the president of Hartland Flour chooses cozy Lake Eden, Minnesota, as
the spot for their first annual Dessert Bake-Off, Hannah is thrilled to
serve as the head judge. But when a fellow judge, Coach Boyd Watson, is
found stone-cold dead, facedown in Hannah's celebrated strawberry
shortcake, Lake Eden's sweet ride to fame turns very sour indeed.
perfecting her Cheddar Cheese Apple Pie and Chocolate Crunchies,
Hannah's snooping into the coach's private life and not coming up short
on suspects. And could Watson's harsh criticism during the judging have
given one of the contestants a license to kill? The stakes are rising
faster than dough, and Hannah will have to be very careful, because
somebody is cooking up a recipe for murder. . .with Hannah landing on the
"necessary ingredients" list.
"Another delicious adventure. . .a superior cozy sure to leave readers satisfied. . .but hungry for more." --Publishers Weekly
Includes seven delicious recipes!