A Spoonful of Murder
Winter is big business in small-town Snowflake, Vermont. Tourists arrive to hit the ski slopes--and what could be more satisfying after a chilly day of carving powder than a steaming bowl of soup? When Lucky Jamieson inherits her parents' soup shop, By the Spoonful, she realizes it's time to... show more
Winter is big business in small-town Snowflake, Vermont. Tourists arrive to hit the ski slopes--and what could be more satisfying after a chilly day of carving powder than a steaming bowl of soup? When Lucky Jamieson inherits her parents' soup shop, By the Spoonful, she realizes it's time to take stock of her life. Should she sell her parents' house or move in herself? Does she really want to run a restaurant business? And what about her grandfather Jack, who seems to be showing signs of Alzheimer's? But her life decisions are moved to the back burner after an icy blonde tourist is found frozen to death behind the soup shop. and Lucky is bowled over when her soup chef, Sage DuBois, is led out of the kitchen by the police. As suspicion and speculations snowball, Lucky decides that the only way to save her employee and her business is to find out herself who iced the tourist--and landed her chef in the soup... Recipes included!
Publish date: August 7th 2012
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
Series: Soup Lover's Mystery (#1)
This was quick and cute! I liked all the characters and really liked the back drop of the small town.I guessed who the killer was, but that didn't detract from the story. I'm looking forward to reading the rest of the series.
I'm not big on cozies that center around food. Maybe because the author tends to focus alot on the food? Maybe because I get hungry reading about all the said food? Either way I went into reading this not all hopeful. Connie Archer hooked me into the story and didn't let go! Everything was written w...
I didn't like this book much at first as Lucky came across as a self-pitying "poor me" type, but she got better. The mystery was pretty good and I liked her grandpa, Jack. Good enough for me to read the next one.