By Cecilia Peartree
This can be the 7th e-book within the Pitkirtly sequence of snug mysteries, set in a fictitious small city at the coast of Fife.
When the tv programme Open Kitchen involves city, there are numerous reactions from the folks of Pitkirtly. Jemima is comfortable of the chance to teach off her baking abilities, whereas Amaryllis seems to be ahead to the mayhem which can consequence from a 'healthy eating' procession, and Christopher is aghast whilst he unearths his ex-wife engaged on the undertaking.
But they don't count on homicide to be at the menu.
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A Tasteful Crime (Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 7) by Cecilia Peartree