New PDF release: Spiced to Death (Gourmet Detective, Book 2)

By Peter King

ISBN-10: 0312965001

ISBN-13: 9780312965006

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.

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And on a nearby tree, White found the letters “CRO” carved into the trunk. White hoped he would find the settlers on the island of Croatoan, which was south of Roanoke Island. This was the home of the Croatoan Indians. But before he could search for the settlers, a hurricane damaged his ships. Forced back to England, he was unable to raise the money to return to America. John White died without ever learning about what happened to his family. 48 The Mystery of the Lost Roanoke Colony So, do historians know what did happen to the 117 colonists?

First, they 52 Burke and Hare—The Body Snatchers lured a poor woman into the boarding house. Then Burke smothered her. He’d figured out that smothering a person left no marks on the body. Thus began their killing spree, which lasted about nine months. During that time, Burke and Hare murdered 16 people. They sold the bodies to their only customer, Dr. Knox. As time went by, the body snatchers became more and more reckless. In the end, they took too many chances. Other tenants in the boarding house were becoming suspicious of Hare.

Or a freak of nature we’ve not yet identified? To this day, it’s an unsolved mystery. 38 THE SHADOW WOLVES The Shadow Wolves moved across the rocky landscape, each with a tight feeling in the pit of his stomach. This time they weren’t tracking drug smugglers or illegals. They were searching for a toddler—a little boy who’d wandered into the desert with his dog. The child’s family was frantic with worry. Search aircraft and trackers with dogs were called in right away. But no one had been able to find the child.

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