Death al Dente

Product Number: EB00052436
Released: Aug 13, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781453277263
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Description

A search for an Italian chef puts the detective on the chopping block London's gourmet detective is contemplating an empty bank account and, worse, an empty stomach, when a phone call solves both problems at once. Over lunch, Desmond Lansdown, world-renowned actor and burgeoning restaurateur, hires the detective for a chef-hunt, sending him to Italy to eat until he can decide which cook Lansdown should hire. It's a demanding gig, but this detective is never one to shy away from hard work. However, it doesn't take long for this plush assignment to turn prickly. In between meals, the detective gets a feeling that someone is out to get him. A murdered magnate, stampeding buffalo, and a killer monk are conspiring to ruin his digestion-a shame, because it is vital to eat well when each meal could be your last.

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Author(s): Peter King
Series: Gourmet Detective Mysteries Series No: 4
Original Publish Date: Sep 25, 2012

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