Discover The Delicious Mystery That Started It All! The Hannah Swensen series begins in this cozy murder mystery.
No one cooks up a delectable, suspense-filled mystery quite like Hannah Swensen, Joanne Fluke’s dessert-baking, red-haired heroine whose gingersnaps are as tart as her comebacks, and whose penchant for solving crimes—one delicious clue at a time—has made her a bestselling favorite. And it all began on these pages, with a bakery, a murder, and some suddenly scandalous chocolate-chip crunchies. Featuring a bonus short story and brand new, mouthwatering recipes, this new edition of the very first Hannah Swensen mystery is sure to have readers coming back for seconds…
Hannah already has her hands full trying to dodge her mother’s attempts to marry her off while running The Cookie Jar, Lake Eden’s most popular bakery. But once Ron LaSalle, the beloved delivery man from the Cozy Cow Dairy, is found murdered behind her bakery with Hannah’s famous Chocolate Chip Crunchies scattered around him, her life just can’t get any worse. Determined not to let her cookies get a bad reputation, she sets out to track down a killer. But if she doesn’t watch her back, Hannah’s sweet life may get burned to a crisp.
“A cleverly plotted cozy full of appealing characters and delicious cookie recipes.” –Publishers Weekly
“Simply delicious! Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder is a sweet read that really satisfies.”—Laurien Berenson, author of the Melanie Travis Mystery Series
“Joanne Fluke mixes up a delightful recipe fore murder.”—Murder Express
“An entertaining debut with some delectable recipes as a bonus.”—Kirkus Reviews
“The perfect comfort read! CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE MURDER has it all!”—Cozies, Capers and Crimes
“Keeps the reader in suspense from beginning to end. Hard to put down.”—Northern Herald (North Central Minnesota)
“Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder has mouth watering recipes, good suspense, and captures Minnesota small town flavor . . . a tasty morsel of a mystery.”—Jim Pehler, former Minnesota State Senator
“Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder is an entertaining story with an intriguing plot . . . a well-crafted and satisfying mystery.”—Margaret Chittenden, author of the Charlie Plato Mystery Series