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THE HAND THAT ROCKS THE LADLE
Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Thriller, Mystery, Humorous
As usual, things are in a turmoil at Magdalena Yoders Bed and Breakfast
When the delivery room doctor finally announces that twin sons have been born, Freni is furious. She was promised triplets, and shes sure theres a baby granddaughter thats been spirited away. Although everyone else seems satisfied that only twins were born, Freni persuades Magdalena to find
As Magdalena interviews hospital personnel, to her surprise, she discovers there may be some truth to Frenis suspicions. And when murder rears its ugly head, she learns that the missing triplet may be only the tip of the iceberg.
Quirky characters, cynical humor, and an appealing heroine make THE HAND THAT ROCKS THE LADLE a scintillating read, and Myers includes several tasty recipes, including one for peanut brittle. (Mar., 272 pp., $5.99)
Reviewed By: Toby Bromberg
Published: March 2000