Image of Devil's Food Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen Mysteries)


Image of Devil's Food Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen Mysteries)

Something new is always baking in Hannah’s cookie shop and, along with delectable treats, readers get a generous helping of clever sleuthing, delightful characters, and relationship drama that keeps Hannah in high demand with cozy readers. This series continues to enchant readers with its sense of community and the camaraderie between characters.

It’s winter in Lake Eden, Minn., and Hannah Swensen has her hands full providing refreshments at several local events, including a honeymoon send-off for Rev. Bob Knudson and his new wife, Claire. Reverend Bob’s replacement, Matthew Walters, an old friend, will take over his duties at the church for the next several weeks. But when Hannah finds Reverend Matthew in the church office dead and face down in Grandma Knudson’s devil’s food cake, she wonders what secrets the good reverend had to hide. (KENSINGTON, Mar., 304 pp., $24.00)
Reviewed by: 
Sandra Martin