The Cooking School Murders Author:Virginia Rich The elite of Harrington, Iowa - population 4,785 - have gathered for an advanced cooking class. But when one of the students is found with her throat slashed, the other chefs - including our Mrs. Potter, home for her yearly visit - are the prime suspects. The weapon? The thing, sharp, six-inch French boning knife displayed in class that evening.... more »..
As Mrs. Potter muses: "Everything that happens in New York happens here. The only difference is that here you know the people." Dignified but down-to-earth, proper but never prissy, it is Mrs. Potter who unwittingly discovers the surprising culprit.
For Nero Wolfe fans, for gourmands who will love Mrs. Potter's recipe for Green Tomato Pie, "The Cooking School Murders" only whets the appetite for more.