Of Spice and Men A Pancake House Mystery
by Sarah Fox
Random House Publishing Group - Alibi
Mystery & Thrillers , Romance
Pub Date 07 Nov 2017
When you live in a small town, it is only natural that the making of a movie locally is a major source of excitement. Wildwood Cove is abuzz and Marley’s pancake house, The Flip Side is busier than ever. But that doesn’t mean that Marley isn’t ready to help when she sees a burning trailer. Despite her attempt to save Christine, a special effects artist, the woman dies and murder is once more on the menu. Complicating matters is that one of the suspects is Alyssa Jayde one of her boyfriend’s exes who seems intent on recapturing his heart or at least his attention. The movie business is fraught with rivalries and disagreements, so much so that it’s difficult to weed out who had the most to gain from Christine’s death.
Of Spice and Men is an excellent cozy mystery that has it all - a great lead, lots...
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