By Chris Cavender
No longer an excessive amount of occurs within the sleepy little city of trees Ridge, North Carolina - that is wonderful with pizza-purveyor extraordinaire Eleanor quick. The spunky proprietor of A Slice of pleasure is making an attempt to fix her damaged middle and will use a bit quiet time. but if a overdue evening supply purchaser turns up useless, she's in for simply the other during this scrumptious secret sequence debut, that includes pizza because the prima personality.
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I’d shoved the pizza—one of my specials decked out with pepperoni, sausage, ham, bacon, hamburger, and little bits of sliced sirloin—into one of the bright red boxes I use and headed for the address I’d been given on the phone. I hadn’t recognized the house number right away, but then again, I didn’t know where everyone in Timber Ridge lived, despite what my sister, Madeline, thought. Maddy helped me out at the restaurant, but she’d never made a delivery in her life. She claimed she was above schlepping pizzas all over our small town, but she wasn’t too good to run a rag over a table or carry a pie ten yards to a likely-looking bachelor.
She asked. “Timber Ridge is a small town. ” Maddy frowned. “Don’t be such a drama queen. ” “Do you honestly think the entire town got tired of our pizza all at once? ” “Then we’ll just give them a few days to forget what happened,” Maddy said. ” “They’d better not take too long,” I said. I had enough in savings to cover six weeks of expenses before I had to shut the place down. Joe and I had planned to use the surplus on a honeymoon we’d never taken, but with A Slice of Delight requiring so much of our time and attention, we’d never gotten around to it.
Are you sure it wasn’t some kind of lovers’ quarrel? ” I wasn’t about to stand there and listen to his wild accusation. ” He put a hand on my car door, stopping me from getting in. ” He reluctantly moved his hand, and I got into my Subaru and drove home without a glance back. I sat in my driveway ten minutes before I realized I didn’t want to be alone tonight. My sister, Maddy, had a spare room at her apartment, and I figured she owed me a couple dozen favors, so it was time to cash in on one of them.
A Slice of Murder (Pizza Lover's Mysteries) by Chris Cavender