By Joanne Fluke
With The Cookie Jar, Hannah Swensen has a mouthwatering monopoly at the bakery enterprise of Lake Eden, Minnesota. but if a rival shop opens, tensions start to bubble...
As she sits in her approximately empty shop on Groundhog Day, Hannah can basically wish that spring is simply round the corner—and that the recognition of the hot Magnolia Blossom Bakery is simply a passing fad. The southern hospitality of Lake Eden’s Georgia transplants, Shawna Lee and Vanessa Quinn, is grating on Hannah’s nerves—and slicing into her profits.
a minimum of Hannah has her enterprise accomplice Lisa’s marriage ceremony to seem ahead to. regrettably, Shawna Lee has finagled a call for participation to the reception—and is bringing her Southern Peach Cobbler for the dessert desk. issues cross from undesirable to worse while Shawna Lee and Hannah’s sometime-boyfriend, Detective Mike Kingston, are no-shows to the marriage. while Hannah sees lighting on on the Magnolia Blossom Bakery after the reception, she investigates—and unearths Shawna Lee shot to death.
every person on the town knew the Cookie Jar’s company was once suffering—a proven fact that places Hannah on the best of the preliminary checklist of suspects. yet with a bit aid from her associates, Hannah’s decided to trace down whoever had the perfect constituents to whip up a murder…
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By Louis A. Ruprecht
This Tragic Gospel means that the "Gospel" of John meant to supplant the 1st 3 gospels and succeeded in gaining undue impression at the early church buildings. This research specializes in the tragic second while Jesus prays?for deliverance from his approaching demise within the backyard of Gethsemane. Ruprecht contends that John rewrote this scene so one can exhibit a truly assorted dramatic that means from the single mirrored in Mark's gospel. In John's model, not just did Jesus now not pray to be spared, he truly mocked this prayer, embracing his impending dying with godlike self assurance. Ruprecht believes that this dramatic reinterpretation undermined the tragedy of Jesus's loss of life as Mark imagined it and so lead the way for the advance of one of those Christianity that targeted a long way much less on compassion within the face of human ache. John's Jesus bargains the devoted nutrition so they won't ever starvation, water in order that they won't ever thirst, and the promise of an international within which no trustworthy individual ever sheds a tear. Mark's Christians do undergo, yet they witness to ache and loss of life differently...with compassion. Mark's Christ suffers, like several Christians after him, yet he embodies a sad wish within the promise of a religion shored up via love and compassion.
By Cleo Coyle
Landmark coffeehouse supervisor Clare Cosi has served her percentage of recent York's wealthy and well-known, yet even she is stunned by way of her explosive creation to a mysterious net billionaire... whilst a automobile bomb approximately kills tech whiz Eric Thorner, Clare involves his relief and gets a helpful thanks. not just does the billionaire purchase her a barista's dream coffee computer, he hires her for a unprecedented undertaking: growing the world's most costly espresso combination. The police quick arrest Eric's alleged attacker, but demise maintains to enclose the unfortunate tycoon, major Clare to query no matter if a deadly fall and one other deadly mishap are premeditated murders or in simple terms freak injuries. Clare's boyfriend, NYPD detective Mike Quinn, has a concept of his own'one Clare refuses to think. in the meantime, Eric jets Clare worldwide on a head-spinning look for some of the best espresso, and Clare will get to grasp his world'a captivating circle of cash with rivalries which may simply have grew to become lethal. yet is that this fascinating younger CEO actually marked for termination? Or is he the single creating a killing? Includes a wealth of scrumptious recipes!
By Cornelius R. Stam
By Michael Crichton, John Lange
They idea their bold lodge theft scheme used to be hermetic, yet 3 males are approximately to benefit that not anything is that easy on the lodge Reina... To rob the best lodge in fascist Spain, 3 americans have to mix in one of the Mediterranean elite. And to take action, they are going to every one want a wonderful lady as conceal. They discover a wicked millionaire, a drug-addled nymphomaniac, and an assistant inn supervisor who enjoys mingling together with her good-looking visitors after hours. The would-be thieves have used an IBM supercomputer to plot the best heist. Their crime has been calculated to the final element, with each attainable contingency deliberate for, shop one: the ladies. The inn Reina is crawling with femmes fatales, and those crooks might be fortunate to flee with the shirts on their backs.
This book positive factors an illustrated biography of Michael Crichton together with infrequent photographs from the author's property.
By Douglas Charles Estes
Why do the recent testomony gospels depict a Jesus who asks questions nearly as usually as he provides solutions? In "The Questions of Jesus in John" Douglas Estes crafts a hugely interdisciplinary idea of question-asking according to insights from old rhetoric and glossy erotetics (the learn of interrogatives) so one can examine the logical and rhetorical reasons of Jesus' questions within the Gospel of John. whereas scholarly dialogue approximately Jesus cares extra for what he says, and never what he asks, Estes argues a greater knowing of the rhetorical and dialectical roles of questions in historical narratives sheds a extra actual mild on either John s narrative artwork and Jesus' message within the Fourth Gospel.
By Peter King
The gourmand Detective: He's obtained a present for nutrition, a flavor for adventure-and a nostril for nabbing a killer.
Critics hailed Peter King's debut novel, The connoisseur Detective, the 1st in a scrumptious secret sequence that includes the gourmand Detective-a chef-turned-culinary-sleuth.
Now, in his moment trip, the gourmand Detective is on his manner from London to manhattan to authenticate Ko-Feng-an pricey spice, misplaced for hundreds of years, and lauded for its flavor and purported traits as an aphrodisiac. but if the Ko-Feng disappears less than his nose-and a culinary colleague turns up dead-the gourmand Detective turns into the leading suspect in a case extra slippery than Oysters Rockefeller. As he chefs up a scheme to discover the killer, the gourmand Detective embarks on a mouth-watering romp during the ethnic eateries of recent York urban, tasting his strategy to ultimate justice.
By Paul B. Duff
Students have lengthy wondered over the imagery concerned with Moses in 2 Corinthians three; it really is doubtful how that imagery matches into the bigger context of the letter. Many have defined the imagery because the apostle’s response to the “super-apostles,” Jewish missionaries pointed out later within the letter. those preachers, it's been argued, promoted both a θεῖος ἀνήρ or a Judaizing time table. In Moses in Corinth, Paul B. Duff contends that the Moses imagery has not anything to do with the super-apostles yet capabilities in its place as an essential component of Paul’s first apologia despatched to Corinth. This apologia, present in 2 Cor 2:14-7:4, represents an self sustaining letter despatched to dispel suspicions in regards to the apostle’s honesty, integrity, and bad actual visual appeal.
By Eckart Reinmuth
Questions regarding the topic of political motion are one of the vital present concerns in political concept formation. throughout its varied interpretations of the tale of Jesus Christ, the recent testomony discloses revealing parts of the method of turning into an issue. by means of interpreting this heritage via interdisciplinary mirrored image, this publication finds worthy views on modern theories of the political topic and makes a massive contribution to modern discourse in regards to the nature of politics.
By Don Bruns
It's professional: stumbling, bumbling James Lessor and bypass Moore are approved inner most investigators. Now, that's a few frightening stuff.It might take time to get Moore or much less investigations off the floor, so James takes a task with a touring carnival show.But this express has a doubtful attractiveness, having had a string of injuries and no less than one demise long ago year.When they're employed to enquire what's triggered the carnival chaos, James and bypass set into movement a dizzying, curler coaster chain of events.After a terrifying journey at the Dragon Tail experience, a not-so-fun dust-up in Freddy's enjoyable condominium, and a bunch of threats, James and pass observe they'll get whatever yet cooperation from this cantankerous forged of carnies.But while a carnival employee is murdered, James and bypass must act fast-because they could be subsequent in line.For James and bypass, the one factor sweeter than the scent of corndogs and fried dough could be the candy scent of success-but subsequently, "success" capacity getting out alive.This research goes thoroughly off the rails.