By Riley Adams
Welcome to Aunt Pat's fish fry eating place, which serves up Memphis enjoyable with an aspect order of murder.
Named in honor of Lulu Taylor's nice aunt, Aunt Pat's family-run Memphis eating place is understood for its ribs and highly spiced cornbread. yet now the Taylor kinfolk may be identified for murder...
Rebecca Adrian got here to Memphis to suss out the simplest neighborhood BBQ for a renowned Cooking Channel express. hassle is, a secret element has killed her-and now all palms are pointing to Aunt Pat's eating place. Horrified that her family members is being accused of homicide, Lulu fires up her investigative talents to resolve the crime sooner than another person will get skewered.
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Exclaimed the professor, pounding his hand on the desk. Johnny was startled and utterly bewildered. "What... " The professor giggled some more. Then he picked up the figurine and held it so Johnny could see the label. "Here, have a look! This is funny, it really is! See—right there. " Johnny looked. There was printing on the faded brown label, old-fashioned Victorian ornamental printing. It said: SOUVENIR OF CAIRO, ILLINOIS CHAPTER FOUR Johnny felt crushed. He felt cheated and humiliated and angry.
The professor looked startled, and then he waved his hand in an irritated way. "Oh, chains! Yes... hmm, yes, I suppose I should have thought of them! But I have so many things on my mind these days... hmmm... chains... yes. By the way, Henry, don't call me Rod. I hate to be called Rod. " "Sorry," said Grampa, shrugging apologetically. " "Think nothing of it," said the professor brusquely. "Can I come into your house and get something strong to drink? Some booze, I mean. " Johnny gasped. He had always had it drummed into his head when he was little that you never, never invited yourself into other people's houses.
Johnny did not know the professor quite as well. He had seen him a few times on the street, and he was—to tell the truth—a bit scared of him. But when he saw his Grampa smiling in such a friendly way, he figured the professor must be an okay person. " said Grampa, still grinning. "Are you gonna start with the two of us and then work your way down the block? From the way things look," he added, pointing to the shovel, "you've already got started. Who was it? Mrs. Kovacs? " "Oh, shut up," muttered the professor.
Delicious and Suspicious (Memphis Barbeque Mystery, Book 1) by Riley Adams