Suspicion quickly falls on wyatt, and julia’s quest to dredge up the truth leads her into the murky private world of a mega-rich recluse who may not have been all that he seemed. Praise for iced under “Ross knows her Maine coast and her snowstorms. It’s june in busman’s harbor, maine, and Julia Snowden and her family are working hard to get their authentic Maine clambake business ready for summer.
. Both provide an atmospheric backdrop for a cozy that. When julia’s old prep school rival wyatt jayne invites her to dinner on board her billionaire fiancé’s decked-out yacht, Julia arrives to find a sumptuous table set for two—and the yachtsman dead in his chair. Preparations must be put on hold, however, when a mysterious yacht drops anchor in the harbor—and delivers an unexpected dose of murder.
Picks up its pace when its focus returns to the living and the newly dead. Kirkus Reviews.
Steamed Open A Maine Clambake Mystery
It’s summertime in busman’s harbor, maine, and the clamming is easy—or it was until a mysterious new neighbor blocks access to the beach, cutting off the Snowden Family Clambake’s supply. Praise for iced under “Ross knows her Maine coast and her snowstorms. Picks up its pace when its focus returns to the living and the newly dead.
Kirkus Reviews. Julia snowden is just one of many townspeople angered by Bartholomew Frick’s decision. They all have secrets, and julia will have to work fast to expose the guilty party—or see this season’s clam harvest dry up for good. But which one of them was angry enough to kill? Beachcombers, lighthouse buffs, and clammers are outraged after Frick puts up a gate in front of his newly inherited mansion.
Both provide an atmospheric backdrop for a cozy that. When julia urges him to reconsider, she’s the last to see him alive—except the person who stabs him in the neck with a clam rake. As she pores through a long list of suspects, rival heirs, Julia meets disgruntled employees, and a pair of tourists determined to visit every lighthouse in America.
Iced Under A Maine Clambake Mystery
Snowden family clambake company proprietor Julia Snowden and her mother, Jacqueline, are hunkered down for the winter when a mysterious package arrives—heating up February with an unexpected case of murder. Inside the mystery package is an enormous black diamond necklace that once belonged to Julia’s great-grandmother and disappeared in the 1920s.
. To protect her mother’s inheritance, solve the mystery surrounding Hugh’s demise, Julia must fend off a small army of feuding relatives, and get back home before the next blizzard buries them all . Praise for musseled out “this cozy series continues to stand out with its exceptional plotting, intriguing storylines, and authentic detailing of the lobstering life.
Rt book Reviews. The snow is deep in maine’s Busman’s Harbor and the mighty rivers are covered in ice. Who could have sent it—and why? julia’s search for clues takes her on a perilous journey through her mother’s troubled family history, from a squabble over the family fortune in “frozen water” to the recent unexplained death of Jacqueline’s long-lost cousin Hugh—who’d been missing and presumed drowned for more than forty years.
Fogged Inn A Maine Clambake Mystery
When her landlord discovers a dead body in the walk-in refrigerator, Julia must figure out who ordered up a side of murder. Nothing's colder than a corpse--especially one stashed inside a sub-zero fridge. It might have something to do with a suspicious group of retirees and a decades-old tragedy to which they're all connected.
One thing's for sure: julia's going to make solving this mystery her early bird special…Includes Traditional Maine Clambake Recipes!Praise for Clammed Up"Readers can enjoy both figuring out the mystery and taking an armchair visit to coastal Maine. Library Journal. The victim spent his last night on earth dining at the restaurant bar, so naturally Julia finds herself at the center of the ensuing investigation.
An autumn chill has settled over Busman's Harbor, Maine, but Julia Snowden is warming up the town by offering lobster stew at the local diner. Lost in the november fog, however, is who'd want to kill the unidentified stranger--and why.
Musseled Out A Maine Clambake Mystery
. But serving iffy clams turns out to be the least of his troubles. The busy summer tourist season is winding down in Busman's Harbor, Maine, but Julia Snowden senses trouble simmering for the Snowden Family Clambake Company. Proving it won't be easy, though. When thwing is found sleeping with the fishes beneath a local lobsterman's boat, the police quickly finger Julia's brother-in-law Sonny as the one who cooked up the crime.
Shifty david thwing--the "Mussel King" of upscale seafood restaurants--is sniffing around town for a new location. Sure, everyone knows Sonny despised the Mussel King. Includes traditional Maine Clambake Recipes! Kensington Publishing Corporation. It seems there's a lot more than murder on the menu, and Julia needs to act fast.
. But julia believes he's innocent.
Boiled Over A Maine Clambake Mystery
So why is there a foot sticking out of the oven?the townspeople want to pin the murder of the RV park owner on Cabe Stone, a new employee of the Snowden Family Clambake Company--who bolted from the crime scene and disappeared. Any mainer will tell you that a real clambake needs wood for the fire. But who is the killer? cooking up a proper investigation doesn't leave much time for the rest of Julia's life, and this is one killer who'll do anything to stop her from digging up clues.
Julia knows having another murder associated with her family's business is a recipe for disaster. Includes traditional maine Clambake Recipes!Praise for Clammed Up"Will leave readers clamoring for second helpings. Leslie meier Kensington Publishing Corporation. For julia snowden, the founder's day summer celebration in Busman's Harbor, Maine, means helping her family's clambake company to prepare an authentic taste of New England seafood.
Clammed Up A Maine Clambake Mystery
And with suspicion falling on her old crush, Chris Durand, the recipe for saving her business and salvaging her love life might be one and the same. Summer has come to busman's harbor, and tourists are lining up for a taste of authentic New England seafood, Maine, courtesy of the Snowden Family Clambake Company.
A tasty tale that will have readers clamoring for second helpings. Leslie meier, clams, author of Easter Bunny Murder"Take lobster, and an ear of corn. The result? clammed up contains just the right amounts of all the best ingredients to provide mystery readers with a tasty treat. Kaitlyn dunnett, author of Vampires, Bones, and Treacle Scones Kensington Publishing Corporation.
. Includes traditional Maine Clambake Recipes!"A tasty whodunnit with a real Maine twist. Sarah graves, author of a bat in the Belfry"If you haven't been on a Maine clambake, Barbara Ross's book is the next best thing. Except for the murder. Sheila connolly, new york times bestselling author of Buried in a BogMore Advance Praise For Clammed Up!"If you like seafood and salty air, you'll love Clammed Up.
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Biscuits and Slashed Browns A Country Store Mystery
But can she help police crack the case before another victim is caught in a sticky situation with a killer? Kensington Publishing Corporation. As robbie arranges a breakfast-themed cook-off at Pans ‘N Pancakes, visitors pour into Brown County for the annual maple extravaganza. When an innocent woman gets dragged into the investigation and a biologist mysteriously disappears, Robbie drops her winning maple biscuits to search for answers.
. For country-store owner robbie jordan, the national Maple Syrup Festival is a sweet escape from late-winter in South Lick, Indiana—until murder saps the life out of the celebration. Unfortunately, a know-it-all academic from Boston who makes enemies everywhere he goes—and this time, that includes Professor Connolly, bad manners prove deadly.
. Soon after clashing with several scientists at a maple tree panel, the professor is found dead outside a sugar shack, stabbed to death by a local restaurateur’s knife.
Another One Bites the Crust: A Bakeshop Mystery
Torte―the beloved small-town bakeshop run by Jules Capshaw―is set to hit the stage. And the next morning, Anthony is dead. The bakeshop mysteries are: “Delectable. Portland book Review “Delicious. Rt book reviews “Marvelous. Fresh fiction Kensington Publishing Corporation. Jules knows that lance loves his drama―and his just desserts―but she also knows that murder is way off-script for him.
Now it’s up to jules to cut through a bevy of backstage betrayals and catty co-stars who all have their own secrets―before the curtain drops on someone else. But on the eve of opening night, a brawl between Jules’s friend Lance, the artistic director, and a strapping young thespian named Anthony almost brings down the house.
. But who would have guessed that murder would makes a surprise appearance?It’s the role of a lifetime for Jules. The shakespeare festival has returned to Ashland, Oregon, for the season and Torte has been cast as the supplier of Elizabethan-era treats for the main event.
Honey-Baked Homicide A Down South Café Mystery
As amy tries to figure out who could possibly have wanted to harm the unassuming beekeeper, she discovers an ever-expanding list of suspects—and they’re all buzzing mad. So when struggling beekeeper Stuart Landon asks Amy to sell some of his honey, she’s happy to help. The jars of honey are a sweet success, but their partnership is cut short when Amy discovers Landon’s body outside the café early one morning.
She’ll have to use all of her skills—and her Southern charm—to find her way out of this sticky situation. Kensington Publishing Corporation. The owner of a delightful Southern café tastes the sharp sting of suspicion in this delectable comfort food mystery. It’s fall in winter garden, virginia, and business at Amy Flowers’ Down South Café has never been better.
A Late Frost An Orchard Mystery
She’s a dynamo who wants to make friends fast in her new home, and she throws herself into community activities. The new york times bestselling author of Seeds of Deception returns with a story of orchard owner Meg and the search for a poisoner. The usually quiet town of Granford, Massachusetts, is even drowsier during the colder months.
Meg corey, now chapin after her marriage to seth chapin, is intrigued by the new arrival, which will feature local foods such as Meg’s apples and crafts, who has already sold the town board on a new, fun way to bring in visitors during the off-season: WinterFare, as well as entertainment. Tragically, monica falls ill and dies after the event in what looks like a case of food poisoning.
But this year it’s in for a jolt when Monica Whitman moves into town. When all the food served at winterfare has been tested, including Meg’s apples, it becomes clear that there’s a more sinister explanation to the older woman’s sudden demise. Meg’s investigation uncovers a bushel of potential suspects, one of whom is rotten to the core.
Includes delicious recipes kensington Publishing Corporation.