A beeline to murder
|Format:||Print Book 2015|
|Availability:||Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 6 copies|
"After an injury forced her to leave the police department, Abigail Mackenzie started a second career as a farmer. Raising chickens, harvesting honey from her bee colony, and growing heirloom vegetables on her farmette in the beautiful Bay Area town of Las Flores, Abby has embraced all the benefits of a peaceful life. But when she attempts to deliver her trademark honey to local pastry chef Jean-Louis Bonheur and finds him dead in his shop, her old investigative instincts kick in. After the coroner rules the death a suicide, the chef s handsome French-Canadian brother insists on hiring Abby to find out who really killed Jean-Louis. With the patience of a farmer and the industriousness of a bee, Abby sorts through a swarm of suspects, including the chef s landlord, his protege, an eccentric homeless woman, loan sharks, and a brawny biker. But as she closes in on the truth, she ll need more than her beekeeper suit to protect her from a killer s sting Includes farming tips and delicious recipes!"
Published ReviewsPublisher's Weekly Review: "
Lester, Meera. Henny Penny Farmette mystery.
#1 - A Beeline to murder
#2 - The Murder of a queen bee
#3 - A Hive of homicides
Women farmers -- Fiction.
San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| New York, NY :2015
|Edition||First Kensington hardcover edition.|
294 pages ; 22 cm.