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Death By Rhubarb: When Her Ex-Husband's New Girlfriend Is by Lou Jane Temple

By Lou Jane Temple

At Cafe Heaven, the souffles do not fall, however the our bodies do.Heaven Lee is sassy, brassy, and street-smart. She's additionally one in all Kansas City's leading caterers. With a string of failed careers and stalled marriages in the back of her, Heaven's eventually came upon her precise love-Cafe Heaven, a stylish eating place on midtown 39th.Open-mike evening at Cafe Heaven will get beautiful furry, yet Heaven is surprised while attractive attorney Tasha Arnold drops useless from poisoning med-dinner. With the legislation and word-of-mouth threatening to shut her down, Heaven does what any chef worthy her salt would-she turns sleuth.But asking questions about a median highway like thirty ninth will get Heaven into sizzling water. someplace in the market is a killer who could flip Kansas City's favourite caterer into Kansas City's most up to date corpse!Featuring unique recipes for such tempting treats as risotto with mushrooms and asparagus, gingerbread upside-down cake and pumpkin piccadillo.

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Death By Rhubarb: When Her Ex-Husband's New Girlfriend Is Served A Deadly Dinner, A Dishy Chef Turns Sleuth To Save Her Restaurant.

At Cafe Heaven, the souffles do not fall, however the our bodies do. Heaven Lee is sassy, brassy, and street-smart. She's additionally one in all Kansas City's optimum caterers. With a string of failed careers and stalled marriages in the back of her, Heaven's eventually stumbled on her real love-Cafe Heaven, a classy eating place on midtown thirty ninth.

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She leaned down and grabbed the slim, bejeweled hand of this creature and quickly kissed it, then held the wrist tightly in her own strong grip. “And it’s so nice to meet you too, Tasha. I suppose my darling ex-husband told you that silly story about me being disbarred for being a drug lord in the seventies. ” With that, Heaven took the lovely hand of her ex-husband’s new associate and knocked over the almost-full wineglass into Tasha’s lap. Only then did she let go. “Oh, my dear, you’ve gotten yourself all wet.

He completely controlled one square block on the north side of the street. He was chipping away at the south side. Of course, Angel had a little help. There were quite a few breaks for minority real estate buyers, city breaks on bringing things up to code, state tax abatements, federal assistance with mortgages. It was a dandy little package of discounts if you knew how to put them all together. Then there were Angel’s partners, men who would rather not have their names on a registry deed or a banknote.

She was a prosecutor in Queens, according to Sandy. ” Bonnie lit another Marlboro Light. ” Bonnie stared evenly across the table at Heaven. “You know exactly why. Because by the time the coroner establishes the cause of death it will be impossible to re-create this intimate little gathering, won’t it? As it is, most of the physical evidence was destroyed by the busboys. Plates cleaned and leftovers in the garbage. Garbage in the Dumpster. Wine bottle pitched, wineglasses washed. ” �How was the busboy to know?

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