Meet Suzanne Hart, owner and operator of Donut Hearts coffee shop in April Springs, North Carolina. After her divorce from Max, an out-of-work actor she’s dubbed “The Great Impersonator,” Suzanne decided to pursue her one true passion in life: donuts. So she cashed in her settlement and opened up... show more
Meet Suzanne Hart, owner and operator of Donut Hearts coffee shop in April Springs, North Carolina. After her divorce from Max, an out-of-work actor she’s dubbed “The Great Impersonator,” Suzanne decided to pursue her one true passion in life: donuts. So she cashed in her settlement and opened up shop in the heart of her beloved hometown.But when a dead body is dumped on her doorstep like a sack of flour, Suzanne’s cozy little shop becomes an all-out crime scene. Now, everyone in town is dropping by for glazed donuts and gruesome details. The retired sheriff warns her to be careful—and they’re all suspects. Soon Suzanne—who finds snooping as irresistible as donuts—is poking holes in everyone’s alibis…
Publish date: March 30th 2010
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Pages no: 291
Edition language: English
Food And Drink
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Cozy Mystery
Series: Donut Shop Mystery (#1)
Although I wasn't very interested during the start, I became more interested in the novel later on.I think the main reason for my lack of interest was that it needed to explain all the characters, locations and introduce many of the aspects of the series. I didn't particularly take much of an intere...
If that were a real town, Suzanne's butt would have bee put in jail for asking too many questions.This was cute and a quick read. I'm going to start on the next book right away. I thought I figured out who the killer was, but I was wrong as usual. Suzanne annoyed me a bit with being so stubborn, but...
I'm not sure I'd read any more in this series - the writing felt very stiff and earnest, even though I could see that she was trying to write characters that weren't. The only time the writing felt natural to me was in the dialog between her and her mother - I really liked seeing the mother/daughter...
Welcome to April Springs NC population 5,001 where if you want a good donut come to Donut Hearts. Recently divorced Suzanne Hart took her settlement money and opened up a donut shop. In this small town Suzanne still has to deal with her ex husband Max as well as her mother who she lives with after ...
I'd probably give this one 2.5 stars if you could give 1/2 stars on Goodreads. This picked up a bit toward the end, but it took me FOREVER to get thru. I thought Suzanne was a bit too over the top in her blatant "investigating" and couldn't drum up much feeling for her one way or the other. There ...