Catering to Nobody
MEET THE CATERER WHO WHIPPED UP THE MULTIMILLION-COPY MYSTERY SERIES–AS GOLDY SOLVES HER FIRST MURDER!Diane Mott Davidson’s winning recipe of first-class suspense and five-star fare has won her and caterer Goldy critical raves and a regular place on major bestseller lists across the country. In... show more
MEET THE CATERER WHO WHIPPED UP THE MULTIMILLION-COPY MYSTERY SERIES–AS GOLDY SOLVES HER FIRST MURDER!Diane Mott Davidson’s winning recipe of first-class suspense and five-star fare has won her and caterer Goldy critical raves and a regular place on major bestseller lists across the country. In Goldy’s tantalizing debut, she serves up a savory dish of secrets, suspicions, and murder....INCLUDING NEVER-BEFORE-PUBLISHED RECIPESCatering a wake is not Goldy’s idea of fun. Yet the Colorado caterer throws herself into preparing a savory feast including Poached Salmon and Strawberry Shortcake Buffet designed to soothe forty mourners. And her culinary efforts seem to be exactly what the doctor ordered...until her ex-father-in-law gynecologist Fritz Korman is struck down and Goldy is accused of adding poison to the menu. Now, with the Department of Health impounding her leftovers, her ex-husband proclaiming her guilt, and her business about to be shut down, Goldy knows she can’t wait for the police to serve up the answers. She’ll soon uncover more than one family skeleton and a veritable stew of unpalatable secrets–the kind that could make Goldy the main course in an unsavory killer’s next murder!
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: February 26th 2002
Pages no: 301
Edition language: English
, Food And Drink
, Mystery Thriller
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Cozy Mystery
Series: A Goldy Bear Culinary Mystery (#1)
Author: Diane Mott Davidson Format: Audiobook Narrator: Barbara Rosenblat Source: Library online Recommended: Re-read; different format For my review of the story when I read it last year, please click here to go to another window. Reading back over it, I found it said everything I would reiterate...
From the beginning this was a bit too cutesy for me. The first person narrator and protagonist, "Goldy Bear" is a caterer in Aspen Meadow, Colorado, and her motto is "just right." At regular intervals we get complete recipes like "Dungeon Bars" and "Wild Man Wild Rice." Also, the romantic interest...
*4.8 Stars*Scorecard: (Out of 10)* Quality of Writing - 10* Pace - 10* Plot development - 8* Characters - 10* Enjoyability - 10* Insightfulness - 9* Ease of Reading - 10* Photos/Illustrations - NAFinal Score: 67/70 = 96%*The Gush*I will admit to coming late to the whole ‘Amateur’ mystery genre, part...
The first in the Goldy Bear Culinary Mystery series, "Catering to Nobody" starts off with a death, a suicide to be exact - or is it? Then an incident happens that ends up shutting down Goldy Bear's business until things are straightened out, but Goldy isn't waiting around for the police - she needs ...
I would have given this book more than three stars if Goldy wasn't so dense in parts of this book. Sometimes she was competent enough to connect the dots. But, then there were many more instances where she couldn't manage to make blatantly obvious assumptions. I don't like figuring out the mystery h...