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By Chris Cavender

comfortable cities like trees Ridge, North Carolina--the domestic of Eleanor Swift's delectable pizzeria, A Slice of Delight--don't take good to prima donna celebrities. So nobody is especially happy while television host and recognized chef Antonio Benet roars into city for a publication signing and manages to insult Eleanor, her deliciously saucy sister Maddie, and everybody else inside of earshot. Insults are something, besides the fact that. . .but a chilly dish of homicide is kind of one other. . .

Eleanor understands she's at the menu of suspects who might bury a kitchen knife among the rolling-in-dough chef's shoulders. yet so is Beth, the landlord of the book shop, who can have a few deep secrets and techniques to dish. Or Benet's own assistant, who rather well can have had it with pampering his blowhard boss. . . and should also have a few pie-in-the-sky goals of his personal. after which there's the television producer--is it actual the crusty chef was once bellowing approximately going to a different community prior to he reached his untimely expiration date?

along with her freedom--and even her looking-good-for-a-minute-there love life--on the slicing block, Eleanor's bought a heavily complete plate. the single means out of this mess is a fine looking tall order: carry the genuine killer earlier than she reveals a knife in her back.

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And if she knew Sonny Boy 44 CHARLES DEEMER / DEAD BODY IN A SMALL ROOM hadn’t cut the hole in the fence, did she also know who had? Lavinia provided more questions than answers. “A penny for your thoughts,” said Sally, sliding onto the barstool beside me. She was wearing jeans, a red western shirt and cowboy boots. My sister the cop looked like someone who’d have no trouble wrestling a steer to the ground. ” “You certainly seemed deep in thought. ” I was changing the subject without her knowing it.

On I-80 East on their way home, they stopped late in the afternoon in Sogobia to find a motel. When they saw the large sign at the edge of town advertising The Black Cat B&B, they decided to check it out. They still felt like celebrating, and a bed-andbreakfast would be more festive than a motel. They were surprised to find that The Black Cat B&B was surrounded by a high chain-link fence with a security gate at the entrance. But it looked ideal: a large Victorian building on a sprawling lot within walking distance of the Sogobia River, surrounded by shade trees to temper the heat coming off the Nevada desert.

He’s only the screenwriter, Sally. ” 47 CHARLES DEEMER / DEAD BODY IN A SMALL ROOM 5 I’d brought my Remington portable typewriter with me from Hollywood. It was still in its case in the closet. On Thursday morning I made a gigantic gesture toward starting a new future and took it out, setting it up on one end of the small table off the kitchen. For a long time I sat in front of it, as if trying to get used to the idea that this was my new writing space instead of the office I’d rented at Columbia, that I could work at home and write books and be my own boss.

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