Nationally best-selling author Joanne Fluke returns with book #11 of her Hannah Swensen series!
Bakery owner Hannah Swensen has a dress to fit into and a date with her sister, Andrea, at Lake Eden’s new health club, Heavenly Bodies. Dragging herself out of bed on a frigid Minnesota morning for exercise, of all things, is bad enough. Discovering the body of man-eating bombshell Ronni Ward floating in the gym’s jacuzzi? Okay, that’s worse. Nor does it help that there’s a plate of The Cookie Jar’s very own cream puffs garnishing the murder scene.
Trying to narrow the list of Ronni’s enemies down to fewer than half the town’s female population, Hannah has her plate full. Trouble is, when it comes to cookies—and to murder—there’s always room for one more…
“CREAM PUFF MURDER, Joanne Fluke’s 11th mystery featuring the sleuthing small-town Minnesota baker, Hannah Swensen, enters the hardcover fiction list at #12 this week. Unfamiliar with this leading exemplar of the “Culinary Mystery” genre? Think of it as THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS for the snickerdoodle set, with lots of recipes thrown in.” —New York Times Book Review
“Entertaining and sprinkled with tempting recipes. It’s a sweet treat of a novel.” —The Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN)
“A tasty treat.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Foodie fans will eat up bestseller Fluke’s 11th cozy to feature Hannah Swenson…Dieting and digging for clues test Hannah’s willpower in Fluke’s fluffy mix of sweets and suspense. Recipes range from Mini Cheeseburger Cookies to Minty Melts.” —Publishers Weekly