By Joanne Fluke
The citizens of Lake Eden, Minnesota, are making plans to color the city purple, white, and blue to have fun the Fourth of July--but the fireworks are already going off at Hannah Swensen's bake store, The Cookie Jar. . .
Lemon Meringue Pie Murder
Hannah Swensen concept she'd eventually stumbled on the recipe for an ideal lifestyles. yet her someday beau Norman Rhodes tosses a shock factor into the combo whilst he telephones to inform her he is simply obtained a home from neighborhood drugstore clerk Rhonda Scharf--which he plans to rip down with a view to construct the dream domestic he and Hannah designed. it kind of feels the plan has been cooking for fairly it slow, and Hannah's stunned. specially when you consider that her ring finger remains to be greatly naked. . .
The excellent news is that the soon-to-be-torn-down home is filled with antiques--and Norman has given Hannah and her mom first dibs. They discover a few wonderful previous furnishings, a patchwork cover. . .and Rhonda Scharf's lifeless physique. a bit extra sleuthing turns up the half-eaten is still of a really designated dinner for two--and one of many Cookie Jar's recognized lemon meringue pies. Now it really is as much as Hannah to show up the heat--and get busy monitoring down clues. beginning in her personal kitchen. . .
Includes 9 unique cookie and dessert recipes that you should try!
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