Aunty Lee's Delights: A Singaporean Mystery (The Aunty Lee Series)

Aunty Lee's Delights: A Singaporean Mystery (The Aunty Lee Series)

Ovidia Yu

This delectable and witty secret introduces Rosie "Aunty" Lee, feisty widow, novice sleuth, and owner of Singapore's best-loved home-cooking restaurant

After wasting her husband, Rosie Lee can have turn into considered one of Singapore's "tai tai," an idle wealthy girl. as a substitute she is construction a culinary empire from her eating place, Aunty Lee's Delights, the place highly spiced Singaporean foodstuff are graciously served to locals and travelers alike. but if a physique is located in a single of Singapore's vacationer havens and certainly one of her visitors fails to teach at a cocktail party, Aunty Lee is aware that the 2 occasions are most likely connected.

The homicide and disappearance throws jointly Aunty Lee's henpecked stepson, Mark, his social-climbing spouse, Selina, a homosexual couple whose love remains to be unlawful in Singapore, and an aged Australian vacationer couple whose stopover at might masks a deeper function. Investigating the homicide are Police Commissioner Raja and Senior employees Sergeant Salim, who quick observe that Aunty Lee's sharp nostril for intrigue can sniff out clues that elude legislation enforcers.

Wise, witty, and captivating, Aunty Lee's Delights is a highly spiced secret approximately love, friendship, and nutrition in Singapore, the place funds flows freely and folks of many faiths and ethnicities coexist peacefully, yet the place tensions lurk slightly below the outside, occasionally with lethal consequences.

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