By Lee Hollis
Neighborhood foods and drinks author Haley Powell thinks she's performed fixing murders in scenic Bar Harbor, Maine. but if a flavor of the South involves New England, Haley's following one other recipe for catastrophe. . .
As a unmarried mother, Hayley Powell already has an entire plate--she's bought time cut-off dates to make and a teenage daughter with eyes for an aspiring singer-songwriter. but if kingdom song megastar Wade Springer rolls into city, Hayley spies an impossible to resist facet gig: own chef to her all-American idol. After he attempts her domestic cooking, Wade's so inspired that he hires her at the spot--and invitations her to dine with him by myself.
Hayley and Wade are hitting all of the correct notes. . .until a physique turns up. Wade's journey bus was once torched in a single day and a roadie named Mickey Pritchett got here out well-done. however the actual reason behind dying isn't really barbeque: Mickey was once shot, his mouth full of one in all Hayley's trademark bird legs. An ornery inebriated, Mickey had already made lots of enemies on the town, yet Wade's popularity is at the rocks. Hayley reckons it truly is as much as her to settle this mess--a charbroiled secret with all of the fixin's.
Includes seven delectable recipes from Hayley's kitchen!
Praise for dying of a Kitchen Diva
"Delicious and fulfilling. one other path, please." --Carolyn Hart
"Readers can be calling for a moment around from writer Lee Hollis." --Leslie Meier, writer of Chocolate coated Murder
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Now not so speedy. She had reason and skill. yet now not chance. Stacy Jo didn’t arrive on the town on a flight from manhattan till Sunday evening, an entire day after the homicide. She used to be having a shower in Wade’s lodge room the day past whilst I introduced over his dinner. ” “What airport? Bar Harbor or Bangor? ” “She acknowledged Bar Harbor. ” “Well, that doesn’t make any feel. there is not any flight from ny to the Bar Harbor Airport on Sunday evening. They cancelled it since it was once continuously empty. ” “How are you aware that? ” “Sweetie, with the variety of purchasing journeys I take to long island a yr, think me, I’ve memorized the entire flight schedules. And it’s a small airport. whilst did you notice her on the lodge? ” “Around five-thirty. After I received off paintings. ” “There is just one flight into Bar Harbor from ny an afternoon. And it arrives at six o’clock within the night. It would’ve been most unlikely for her to reach on Monday’s flight and be right here in case you introduced Wade’s dinner. And we already recognize there isn't any Sunday flight. that suggests she needed to have arrived on Saturday’s flight. whilst Mickey was once nonetheless alive. ” Hayley jumped at the mobile and known as the airport. She knew they'd by no means reveal Stacy Jo’s flight info, however it was once a twenty-minute journey to city from the airport. She could have both needed to hire a vehicle or take a taxi. Hayley knew that Larry Shaw from her brother Randy’s category in highschool drove that path in his cab. He met all of the flights. possibilities have been if Stacy Jo took a taxi, he could be mindful seeing her. in spite of everything, she was once well-known. yes sufficient. whilst Hayley acquired Larry at the line, he proven shedding Stacy Jo Stanton off on the Harborside inn on Saturday evening round 7:15. good sooner than an individual shot Mickey and set fireplace to the travel bus. cause. ability. chance. bankruptcy 18 “Have you been spying on me? ” Stacy Jo acknowledged in a clipped tone, trying to fold her palms throughout her chest, yet not able to take action in a powerful demeanour as a result of her entry cleavage. “I simply locate it a section curious that you just lied to me approximately in case you arrived in town,” Hayley acknowledged, fingers on her hips, bent over and attempting to capture her breath. She had actually been working far and wide city attempting to music down Stacy Jo. while Hayley had referred to as the lodge asking to talk to Stacy Jo, she was once placed via to Wade’s room the place Billy Ray replied. She was once relieved whilst Billy Ray instructed her Wade had insisted Stacy Jo get her personal room if she used to be going to spend time in Bar Harbor and remain for his live shows. a minimum of they weren’t cohabitating. Billy Ray final observed her going for a run whilst he again from an early morning sound fee on the Criterion. So Hayley took an early lunch, dashed domestic and threw on a few working shorts and a t-shirt, laced up her Reeboks, and took off looking for Stacy Jo. She knew Stacy Jo was once unusual with the city and wouldn’t understand a lot in regards to the park trails, so percentages have been she used to be simply doing a loop round the downtown zone. Hayley hoped to discover her quickly simply because she used to be loss of life from the run. She must have caught to her plan to take advantage of that health club club.