Search Results: "Joanne Fluke"


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CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: April 1, 2000

"In all: a modestly entertaining debut with some delectable recipes as a bonus."
Hannah Swensen of Lake Eden, Minnesota, has a better excuse than most of fiction's lady sleuths to excuse her nosiness: her sister Andrea's husband Bill Todd is deputy sheriff for the county and Hannah tirelessly maintains that she's helping him. Read full book review >

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RED VELVET CUPCAKE MURDER by Joanne Fluke
Released: Feb. 26, 2013

"Even when she's in pantyhose, Hannah's grit and quick thinking once more save the day."
All of Lake Eden is agog when the police chief's secretary takes a tumble from the penthouse of a condo complex. Read full book review >

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DOUBLE FUDGE BROWNIE MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 24, 2015

"Hannah's love life has gotten so complicated that the mystery seems a mere afterthought. Twenty-eight recipes provide further competition."
A trip to Las Vegas brings an unexpected twist to Hannah Swensen's love life. Read full book review >

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BLUEBERRY MUFFIN MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2002

"This one lands her firmly in the suds."
Hannah Swenson should be making a bundle. Read full book review >

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BLACKBERRY PIE MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Feb. 25, 2014

"It's amazing how little a vehicular homicide charge changes Hannah's life in Fluke's good-natured 19th."
Lake Eden's favorite baker, Hannah Swensen (Red Velvet Cupcake Murder, 2013, etc.), finds herself on the wrong end of a police investigation. Read full book review >

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CARROT CAKE MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2008

"Like the Swanville Funeral Committee's famous hot dish (recipe included, along with 20 others), Fluke's tenth uses only familiar ingredients and makes a really big serving."
A family reunion turns deadly when a long-lost brother suddenly returns to bucolic Lake Eden. Read full book review >

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PEACH COBBLER MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2005

"Although she ties up false leads a little too quickly, Hannah's sixth—even without the 14 recipes—would be her tastiest yet."
Trouble brews along with decaf when the poisonous Quinn sisters open a bakery across the street from The Cookie Jar. Read full book review >

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SUGAR COOKIE MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Oct. 5, 2004

"The 81 appended recipes (a record for the genre?) run the gamut from radish soup to candied pecans. The mystery is plainer fare, though Hannah still proves she's smarter than Mike gives her credit for."
Cookie-monger Hannah Swenson (Lemon Meringue Pie Murder, 2003, etc.) continues to juggle one career, two suitors, and assorted corpses in Fluke's latest confection. Read full book review >

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CREAM PUFF MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2009

"Despite its caloric restrictions, Fluke's 11th cozy is a tasty treat."
A new fitness regimen allows Hannah Swensen (Carrot Cake Murder, 2008, etc.) to exercise her ingenuity along with her abs when she finds a dead body in the local health club's Jacuzzi. Read full book review >

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CINNAMON ROLL MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2012

"Fluke wraps up her 16th recipe-studded entry sweetly but not neatly, leaving just enough loose ends to hint at a tasty sequel."
A bus crash diverts cookie maven Hannah Swenson (Devil's Food Cake Murder, 2011, etc.) at least momentarily from the train wreck of her love life. Read full book review >

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DEVIL'S FOOD CAKE MURDER by Joanne Fluke
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: March 1, 2011

"Fluke's latest puzzler boasts 25 recipes and even more surprises."
A cruise may be romantic for Lake Eden's Lutheran minister and his wife, but it's murder for Hannah Swensen (Gingerbread Cookie Murder, 2010, etc.) and her pals. Read full book review >