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 project should be as effortless as pie . . . Erica and her kin fortunately expect Grandma Blanche’s eighty-first birthday 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 quick get sticky. earlier than the research can start, Blanche’s unforeseen demise leaves Erica with extra questions than answers—and it quickly turns into transparent that Grandma’s passing was once something yet usual: she was once murdered. while Aunt Martha, Blanche’s reclusive sister, turns into the subsequent sufferer of somebody with a style for murder, Erica makes use of her aptitude for cooking to butter up neighborhood legislation enforcement and assemble clues. As she narrowly escapes changing into the 3rd sufferer, Erica is extra decided than ever to unravel the case—before she bites off greater than she will chew.
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A Death in the Family by Marlene Bateman