Skip to main content

Turn Up the Heat (Gourmet Girl Mystery Series #3)

Author: Series: Publication Date:

Note: This is co-authored with Jessica's mother Susan Conant. The Gourmet Girl returns to solve the murder of one bad egg. Chloe Carter has a lot on her plate – exams for grad school are coming up, and her chef boyfriend needs her support as his fledgling trendy restaurant comes into its own. The staff of Simmer gets along like petits pois in a pod, everyone pulling pranks on one another now and then. Everyone, that is, except for Leandra, a waitress who treats the busboys like chopped liver-and can never take a joke. One morning, Leandra’s dead body is found in a fish truck. So people start to wonder: was this just a prank gone awry? Or did somebody actually want her to sleep with the fishes?