Joanne Fluke Christmas Bundle: Sugar Cookie Murder; Candy Cane Murder; Plum Pudding Murder; Gingerbread Cookie Murder (Hannah Swensen Mystery)
Joanne Fluke, Leslie Meier, Laura Levine
the vacations are the icing at the cake for bakery proprietor Hannah Swensen. Surrounded via her family, she has all of the constituents for an ideal Christmas—until homicide is extra to the mix...
in terms of vacation trips, Minnesotans upward push to the occasion—and the little city of Lake Eden is baking up a typhoon with Hannah top the best way. the yearly Christmas Buffet is the ultimate try out of the recipes Hannah has gathered for the Lake Eden vacation Buffet Cookbook.
'Tis the season for trimming the tree, caroling, baking cookies, and curling up by way of the yule expecting Santa to drop down the chimney. yet during this festive selection of vacation whodunits, homicide is usually paying a trip. . .
"Candy Cane Murder" through Joanne Fluke
whilst a path of sweet canes ends up in a corpse built in a Santa swimsuit on a snowy financial institution, Hannah Swensen units out to find who killed Kris Kringle. . .
The yule season in Lake Eden, Minnesota, promises a white Christmas, delectable vacation candies from Hannah Swensen's bakery, The Cookie Jar—and homicide. As a shadow hangs over her friends' Christmas marriage ceremony, Hannah's made up our minds to prepare dinner a killer's goose earlier than somebody else will get burned...
The Cookie Jar's busiest time of the yr additionally occurs to be the main outstanding time...for Christmas cookies, Hannah's personal particular plum pudding—and romance! She additionally will get a kick out of "Lunatic Larry Jaeger's loopy Elf Christmas Tree Lot," a kitschy carnival occurring smack-dab in the course of the village eco-friendly. yet then Hannah discovers the guy himself lifeless as a doornail in his personal office...
Nothing's higher on Christmas Eve than expecting the stroke of dead night with a cup of eggnog and a plate of hot gingerbread cookies. yet during this merry selection of vacation mysteries, homicide is making its personal distinctive supply. . .
"Gingerbread Cookie Murder" via Joanne Fluke
while Hannah Swensen reveals her neighbor Ernie Kusak together with his head bashed in and sprawled at the ground of his house subsequent to an upended field of Hannah's Gingerbread Cookies, she discovers a flurry of homicide suspects that's so long as her vacation procuring record.
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