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A Healthy Place to Die (Gourmet Detective Mysteries)

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Standing in for an ailing colleague, the Gourmet Detective attends a cooking conference at a luxurious Swiss spa famous for pampering the overindulged with healthful haute cuisine. Under the eye of the crusty chef-owner and his dishy staff, the Gourmet Detective prepares for the week ahead by sampling delicacies ranging from decadent cherry-schnapps-laced Zuger Kirschtorte, to mousseline de poisson. Then it's time to relax in the underground mudbaths, swim in the natural springs, and meet an attractive food writer for a rendezvous in the Seaweed Forest. But the Gourmet Detective's first spa experience may be his last, as he's knocked out cold and his delectable date disappears without a trace. Soon it seems that someone has whipped up the perfect recipe for murder--and the banquet has just begun...

About the Author

PETER KING is a full-time writer who lives in Florida. A HEALTHY PLACE TO DIE is his fifth Gourmet Detective mystery.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312976835
Author:
King, Peter
Publisher:
Minotaur Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
Switzerland
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Series
Subject:
Mystery fiction
Edition Description:
St. Martin's Paperbacks ed.
Series:
Gourmet Detective Mysteries (Paperback)
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
20010315
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
6.77x4.19x.70 in. .25 lbs.

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