Carrot Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen)

Carrot Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen)

Joanne Fluke


Summertime has eventually arrived in Lake Eden, Minnesota, and Hannah Swensen, proprietor of The Cookie Jar bakery, is calling ahead to hot, lazy days, consuming ice cream, and sharing picnics with neighbors. but if a family members reunion takes a perilous flip, it is as much as Hannah to discover a killer. . .

Between baking up a typhoon for The Cookie Jar and unraveling the secret of her cat Moishe's contemporary unusual habit, Hannah Swensen has much on her plate. yet she'll regularly find time for her company associate, Lisa, who is in the course of getting ready for a major kin reunion. everyone seems to be overjoyed while Lisa's long-lost uncle makes a shock visual appeal. nobody has heard from Gus in twenty-five years--and his arrival has everybody humming with pleasure.

Uncle Gus is straight away the hit of the reunion, telling stories of his nice good fortune and flashing funds for all to work out. he is nearly as well known as Hannah's delicious carrot cake, that's additionally Gus's favourite dessert. however the subsequent morning, because the complete family members gathers for the gang picture, one individual is lacking. Hannah deals to trace down Uncle Gus, yet her seek results in a surprising locate. Over through the bar on the pavilion, she spots slices of her notorious carrot cake, frosting-side down at the floor--and Gus's corpse with an ice choose jutting out of his chest!

A little snooping unearths that now not every body was once celebrating Gus's go back. And while Hannah finds extra secrets and techniques from Gus's previous, she discovers much more individuals with an awl to grind. Now Hannah's obtained to sift via an extended checklist of suspects to discover a killer--even if it will possibly suggest a recipe for her personal death. . .

Includes 12 unique dessert recipes that you can try out!

Show sample text content

Download sample