An Angie Amalfi MysteryeBook - 2004
This twelfth culinary mystery from Joanne Pence has everything a mystery reader could ever want: romance, intrigue and, of course, murder. Loveable amateur sleuth and budding chef Angie Amalfi continues her adventures in this exciting addition to a popular series.
Dilettante chef and amateur sleuth Angie Amalfi is at it again, in another culinary mystery in this successful series. Angie has reluctantly agreed to let her mother plan the party to celebrate her engagement to Paavo, her hunky detective beau. But as she frets over whether her mom will pull it off, a new situation surfaces––Stan, her next door neighbour, falls for a mysterious pregnant woman, and gets in over his head. With stalkers, baby–smuggling, and, of course, murder in the days leading up to the party, Angie must concentrate on solving a complicated crime, and reluctantly leave the party planning to mom.
o Perfect for fans of Janet Evanovich and mystery readers who love stories with a dash of romance.
o Each instalment in the series features several delicious recipes from the kitchen of Angie Amalfi.
Baker & Taylor
Freelance food writer and chef Angie Amalfi is forced to allow her controlling mother to plan the party celebrating her engagement to San Francisco homicide detective Paavo Smith, when she becomes embroiled in an investigation into a mysterious pregnant worker at a nearby eatery, the murder of a local philanthropist, a vengeful stalker, and odd events on a fishing boat. Original.