Things are going great for Lexy Baker. She’s finally opened her dream bakery, gotten rid of her cheating boyfriend and settled into her grandmothers house with her perky dog Sprinkles at her side.
But her blissful life doesn’t last long. When her ex boyfriend is found poisoned with cupcakes from her bakery, Lexy finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation headed up by her hunky neighbor detective Jack Perillo.
It’s 1939 and the federal government has sent USDA agent Virginia Furman into the North Carolina mountains to instruct families on modernizing their homes and farms.
There she meets farm wife Irenie Lambey, who is immediately drawn to the lady agent’s self-possession. Already, cracks are emerging in Irenie’s fragile marriage to Brodis, an ex-logger turned fundamentalist preacher: She has taken to night ramblings through the woods to escape her husband’s bed…
Ever since Stanley was flattened by a bulletin board, every trip is an adventure!
The whole Lambchop family is off to see Mount Rushmore. But when Flat Stanley and his brother, Arthur, team up with a scrappy cowgirl named Calamity Jasper, their vacation turns into the Wild West experience of a lifetime. Pretty soon, they find themselves in a real tight spot–even for a flat boy like Stanley!
When Brandon left me a few years back, I swore to God, I won’t fall for any man – no matter how handsome and nice he may seem. After healing from a broken heart, I was happy with my little world, Until the handsome stranger showed up in my small town, And turned my world upside down.
All I could do was think about the wonderful time we had together, The way his lips felt on my body, The way his hands comforted my shoulders, The way his eyes scanned my curves… It took a lot of time and effort to forget him. And now, when I’m convinced that I’m done with Brandon, fate brings us together again. Just that, this time I’m not letting him break my heart all over again.
Beholden to bold flavors and not strict authenticity, the editors of Lucky Peach present a compendium of 101 easy, Asian recipes that hit the sweet spot between craveworthy and stupid simple and are destined to become favorites.
Your friends and lovers will marvel as you show off your culinary worldliness, whipping up meals with fish-sauce-splattered panache and all the soy-soaked, ginger-scalliony goodness you could ever want–all for dinner tonight. You’ll never have a reason to order take-out again.
This small town in Prairie County, Montana has been rocked to its very core with the brutal murders of four women. A serial killer, whose calling card is as unusual as it is twisted, is on the loose – and troubled Police Chief Nathan Sommers is bent on stopping him at all costs.
While tracking the killer, Nathan must battle his own demons as he struggles to cope with the death of his wife. Nathan’s personal life becomes even more complicated when he meets Katie, the pretty new owner of the bakery. As Nathan draws closer to the killer, everything in his life suddenly comes undone. He is forced to deal with his feelings for Katie as well as his love for his dead wife.