For food and cocktails columnist Hayley Powell, becoming a local culinary celebrity opens lots of doors.
Unfortunately, one leads straight to cold-blooded murder When Hayley is invited to do a cooking demo on one of daytime's most popular talk shows, it's a welcome distraction from her empty nest blues. And the newfound fame certainly has its perks--especially when Olivia Redmond, the posh bacon heiress of Redmond Meats, offers Hayley a writing gig with a juicy paycheck.
But Hayley's good fortune fizzles fast. The heiress is found dead with her pet pot-bellied pig, Pork Chop, squealing bloody murder beside her body, and clogged arteries aren't to blame.
It turns out Olivia's inherited a wealth of enemies over the years, and as Hayley trims the fat off a mounting list of suspects, it's clear that being rich and hot-tempered can be a recipe for disaster Includes seven delectable recipes from Hayley's kitchen!
Praise for Death of a Christmas Caterer "A fun Christmas cozy." --"Library Journal""