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|Title||:||Chopping Spree (A Goldy Bear Culinary Mystery, #11)|
|Author||:||Diane Mott Davidson|
|Number of Pages||:||304|
|Category||:||Mystery, Cozy mystery, Fiction|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Chopping Spree (A Goldy Bear Culinary Mystery, #11) For Colorado caterer Goldy Schulz business isn t just booming it s skyrocketing But as her friend Marla is constantly warning her Success can kill you Goldy knows she needs to slow down before she breaks down and she vows she ll do it right after her next booking a cocktail party for the Westside Mall s Elite Shoppers Club .
It s the event of the shopping season the Princess Without a Pricetag party for the wealthy shopaholics who drop at least a thousand dollars a week at the mall Goldy has been hired by charming mall manager Barry Dean to cater the jewel encrusted affair But she has hardly begun setting up when she finds herself in the path of a truck that has no intention of stopping until both she and Barry are crushed beneath it Muddied bruised embarrassed but determined to do her job Goldy manages to get the party started on time with the help of her trusted assistants Julian Teller and Liz Fury .
But with the outbreak of an ugly marital spat among the guests the behavior of Barry s flighty young girlfriend and Barry s own strange actions after the truck incident the event is by Goldy s standards a catastrophe And it s about to get worse When she goes to pick up her check she finds an old friend lying dead in a pile of sale shoes stabbed with one of Goldy snew knives Hours later Julian is the prime suspect in the murder To prove Julian s innocence Goldy must catch the real killer But to do that she will have to figure out why the victim was carrying a powerful narcotic And why was a private investigator called in shortly before the murder Was the killer connected to a mall renovation project or the eviction of a disgruntled tenant Or was the villain the odd lover out in a violent love triangle .
Between whipping up Sweethearts Swedish Meatballs Quiche Me Quick and Diamond Lovers Hot Crab Dip and digging up clues Goldy knows this is going to be one tough case to crack And her gourmet sleuth s instinct tells her that the final course will be a real kille
Catering a wake is not Goldy s idea of fun Yet the Colorado caterer throws herself into preparing a savory feast including Poached Salmon and Strawberry Shortcake Buffet designed to soothe forty mourners And her culinary efforts seem to be exactly what the doctor ordered until her ex father in law gynecologist Fritz Korman is struck down and Goldy is accused of adding poison to the menu Now with the Department of Health impounding her leftovers her ex husband proclaiming her guilt and her business about to be shut down Goldy knows she can t wait for the police to serve up the answers She ll soon uncover more than one family skeleton and a veritable stew of unpalatable secrets the kind that could make Goldy the main course in an unsavory killer s next murder
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Thanks to her recent adventures in i Dying for Chocolate i Goldy Bear the premier caterer of Aspen Meadow Colorado is no stranger to violence or sudden death But when she agrees to cater the first College Advisory Dinner for Seniors and Parents at the exclusive Elk Park Preparatory School the last thing she expects to find at the end of the evening is the battered body of the school valedictorian br br Who could have killed Keith Andrews and why Goldy s hungry for some answers and not just because she found the corpse Her young son Arch a student at Elk Park Prep has become a target for some not so funny pranks while her eighteen year old live in helper Julian has become a prime suspect in the Andrews boy s murder br br As her investigation intensifies Goldy s anxiety level rises faster than homemade doughnuts as she turns up evidence that suggests that Keith knew more than enough to blow the lid off some very unscholarly secrets And then as her search rattles one skeleton too many Goldy learns a crucial fact a little knowledge about a killer can be a deadly thing
b The Caterer b br br Meet Goldy Bear a bright opinionated wildly inventive caterer whose personal life has become a recipe for disaster She s got an abusive ex husband who s into making tasteless threats a rash of mounting bills that are taking a huge bite out of her budget and two enticing men knocking on her door br br b The Dish b br br Now determined to take control of her life Goldy moves her business and her son to ritzy Aspen Meadow Country Club where she accepts a job as a live in cook But just as she s beginning to think she s got it made catering decadent dinners and posh society picnics and enjoying the favors of Philip Miller a handsome local shrink and Tom Schulz her more than friendly neighborhood cop the dishy doctor inexplicably drives his BMW into an oncoming bus br br br b The Unsavory Killer b br br Convinced that Philip s bizarre death was no accident Goldy decides to do a little investigating of her own But sifting through the unpalatable secrets of the dead doc s life will toss her into a case seasoned with unexpected danger and even more unexpected revelations the kind that could get a caterer and the son she loves killed
Her latest assignment catering for Mignon Cosmetics provides the answer as Goldy heads for a showdown with a killer Along the way as she sleuths at the department store make up counter and battles with a violent animal rights group she soon learns that cosmetics is definitely a cut throat business HC Bantam
Celebrated for her unique blend of first class suspense and five star fare Diane Mott Davidson has won scores of fans and earned a place on major bestseller lists across the country Now she dishes up another dangerously tasty treat of murder and mystery br br For Colorado caterer Goldy Schulz accepting a series of bookings at Hyde Castle is like a dream come true It s not every day that she gets to cook authentic Elizabethan fare especially at a real castle that was brought over from England and reassembled stone by stone in Aspen Meadow Goldy is determined that everything will go right which is why she figures later everything went terribly wrong It begins when a shotgun blast shatters her window Then Goldy discovers a body lying in a nearby creek And when shots ring out for the second time that day someone Goldy loves is in the line of fire Suddenly the last thing Goldy wants to think about is Shakespeare s Steak Pie Chocolate Emergency Cookies or Damson in Distress Plum Tart Could one of her husband Tom s police investigations have triggered a murder Or was her violent recently paroled ex responsible With death peering around every corner Goldy needs to cook up some crime solving solutions before the only dish that s left on her menu is murder
It should be the happiest day of Goldy the caterer s life After years of putting the disaster of her first marriage behind her she has finally found the courage to love again Soon she ll be walking down the aisle of St Luke s Episcopal Church to wed the man of her dreams Tom Schulz a homicide detective who shares Goldy s passions for preparing food and solving crimes br br But moments after Goldy s put the finishing touches on the scrumptious wedding feast and just before the ceremony begins she receives an urgent phone call from the groom The wedding is off and the reason is a killer br br In i The Last Suppers i Diane Mott Davidson mixes irresistible suspense with delectable humor to create a five star treat for readers and cooks alike Included are Goldy s original recipes for such delicious dishes as her heavenly Dark Chocolate Wedding Cake with White Peppermint Frosting savory Shrimp on Wheels and zesty Fusilli in Parmesan Cream Sauce i The Last Suppers i is a mystery with a gourmet twist recipes no one can resist
A chilly reception br br Caterer Goldy Schulz has been hired to host a hockey party But the proceedings won t be all fun and games Unfortunately her client won t be satisfied until Goldy adds a hefty serving of revenge br br An ex husband from hell br br Patricia McCracken is certain that her obstetrician and her penny pinching HMO are responsible for the loss of her baby Now she is suing both and she wants Goldy s advice on coming out on top For Dr John Richard Korman aka the Jerk is none other than Goldy s abusive ex husband Goldy knows all about John Richard s secret life but even she is shocked when he s arrested for the murder of his latest girlfriend br br A dish best served cold br br As much as Goldy would like to see her ex get his just desserts could he really be a killer Soon she will find herself sifting through a spicy mix of sizzling gossip for clues to a mystery that threatens her catering deadline her relationship with her son and new husband and even her life
Alternate cover edition for a href https www goodreads com search search q title rel nofollow a br br A caterer s nightmare br br Caterer Goldy Schulz is convinced things couldn t get worse An unscrupulous rival is driving her out of business An incompetent contractor has left her precious kitchen in shambles And she has just agreed to cater a fashion shoot at a nineteenth century mountain cabin with her mentor and old friend French chef Andr Hibbard br br A dash of cold blooded murder br br Together Goldy and Andr struggle in a hopelessly outdated kitchen to cater to a vacuous crowd of beautiful people whose personal dramas climax when a camera is pitched through a window into the buffet Then Goldy s contractor is found hanging in the house of one of her best friends A second murder follows and Goldy must somehow solve a mystery and prepare for a society soir e that could make or break her career br br A recipe for disaster br br It s a mystery that involves the dead contractor s unwholesome past a food saboteur the theft of four historical cookbooks and an overzealous D A who has suspended Goldy s detective husband Tom from the force What Goldy discovers is the perfect recipe for murder And she may be dessert br br br i From the Paperback edition i
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