BLACKBERRY PIE MURDER
Family, friends and good food are at the center of this long-running mystery series set in Lake Eden, Minn. Every new installment is like taking a trip back home. In this new outing, Hannah solves a murder case, and a few good twists and turns keep the mystery rolling until it all ends in a harrowing but humorous showdown. Recipes are included!
Cookie shop owner Hannah Swensen is frustrated with planning her mother’s upcoming wedding — Delores changes her mind every minute. The wedding plans take a backseat when Hannah accidently hits a man with her truck on a stormy day. The man dies and she is arrested. Hannah soon learns the man was in an altercation before the car accident and was badly injured, but the victim’s identification is still unsolved. Can Hannah and her cohorts piece together the man’s movements before the accident to reveal the real reason for his death? (KENSINGTON, Mar., 368 pp., $25.00)