Murder in the Cookbook Nook

A Southern Culinary Cozy Mystery for Book Lovers

A Book Retreat Mystery #7

by Ellery Adams

Published by: Kensington

336 Pages, 4.00 x 7.00 x 0.00 in

  • ISBN: 9781496729460
  • On Sale: 04/27/2021
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths

$8.99 (USD)

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Virginia is for lovers--and Storyton Hall is its best vacation spot for lovers of books. The big event this summer at Jane Steward's resort is A Bookish Cook-Off. It's a blend of the literary and the culinary--but someone's headed for the mortuary...

Six chefs are preparing to compete in an outdoor tent at Storyton Hall for prizes that will boost their careers--but is there someone who can't stand the heat? It looks that way when one of the contestants is found dead in a pantry packed with two centuries' worth of cookbooks, among other treasures and rarities.

Could there be a connection to other recent events in town, like tampering with the costume of a local mascot? Jane isn't sure, but after someone serves a second course of murder, the kitchen must be closed and the killer must be found...