By Diane Mott Davidson
She has been referred to as "the Julia baby of puzzle writers." Now, Diane Mott Davidson, who masterfully served up The final Suppers, Killer Pancake, and Dying for Chocolate, returns with an impossible to resist five-star supporting of suspense. while caterer Goldy Schulz takes a role with a multimillion-dollar monetary company, she unearths herself in a high-stakes global the place somebody is out to make a killing....
Goldy, proprietor of Goldilocks' Catering, slightly weathered a disastrous spring during which relentless rains and using snow positioned a true damper on her business. But now, because of her ally, Marla, the Colorado caterer is all of sudden cooking up a storm...lovingly getting ready Crab Quesadillas, Tomato-Brie Pie, and Gold Foil-Wrapped Fudge Bars for her prosperous new purchaser, Prospect monetary Partners.
The Prospect companions' monetary whiz, Tony Royce, with whom Marla is having a tempestuous affair, and Albert Lipscomb, who's for my part dealing with Marla's funds, have employed Goldy to organize a luxurious celebration to kick off their most modern enterprise: the reopening of the Eurydice Gold Mine. frightened to use a golden chance, Goldy arrives on the mine web site early, loaded down with chocolates. but simply while she thinks she will chill out, all hell breaks loose--and the most perpetrator is Marla.
Her ally is certain the mine enterprise is a rip-off. And whilst, numerous days later, Albert finally ends up lacking, it seems like Marla used to be correct. Why, then, is the police captain treating Goldy's ally as though she had devoted a criminal offense? and the way can Goldy hold her fourteen-year-old son Arch and his unreliable bloodhound from making concerns worse?
As Goldy works furiously to revive her enterprise by way of whipping up sizzling, aromatic bitter Cream Cherry Coffeecake and featherlight Cinnamon Scones, she finds
herself drawn right into a most original state of affairs of lacking companions, stolen hundreds of thousands, and a number of homicides. And in simple terms while Goldy can detect which of the sufferers is the main corpse will she manage to resolve the secret that threatens to cancel out her friend's dearest asset--her lifestyles.