By Marlene Bateman
In her debut secret, Motive for Murder, gutsy deepest investigator Erica Coleman proved that once it involves sleuthing, she takes the cake. Now, the fast-talking, food-loving heroine is again, and she’s definite her subsequent task should be as effortless as pie . . . Erica and her relations fortunately count on Grandma Blanche’s eighty-first party within the picturesque city of Florence, Oregon. but if the feisty matriarch, a savvy businesswoman, enlists Erica’s assist in an research of her corporation, issues fast get sticky. earlier than the research can commence, Blanche’s unforeseen loss of life leaves Erica with extra questions than answers—and it quickly turns into transparent that Grandma’s passing was once something yet typical: she was once murdered. whilst Aunt Martha, Blanche’s reclusive sister, turns into the subsequent sufferer of somebody with a flavor for murder, Erica makes use of her aptitude for cooking to butter up neighborhood legislations enforcement and assemble clues. As she narrowly escapes turning into the 3rd sufferer, Erica is extra decided than ever to unravel the case—before she bites off greater than she will be able to chew.
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