By Leslie Karst
It’s Indian summer season in Santa Cruz and restaurateur Sally Solari makes a decision an open-air portray classification is the precise method for her to profit extra approximately Paul Gaugin, the muse for her family’s most up-to-date eating place. however the fantastic thing about the Monterey Bay beach is shattered whilst Sally’s puppy Buster sniffs out a corpse twisted up in kelp.
The physique is pointed out as Gino, a neighborhood fisherman and a typical on the Solaris’ eating place until eventually he disappeared after eating there a couple of nights prior to. Witnesses declare he left reeling inebriated, yet his waitress swears Gino purely had beers along with his dinner. after which the hands start to aspect at Sally’s dad for negligently permitting an drunk purchaser to stroll domestic by myself at night.
From an extended menu of suspects that comes with Anastasia, the mysterious girl who dined with Gino that fateful evening, Gino’s deckhand Bobby, and bocce participant Frank who accused Gino of dishonest, Sally needs to serve up the tall order to transparent her father’s identify in Death al Fresco, Leslie Karst’s 3rd culinary comfortable ideal for enthusiasts of Joanne Fluke and Leslie Meier.
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Death al Fresco: A Sally Solari Mystery by Leslie Karst