Courting Disaster - Angie Amalfi, Bk 12 Author:Joanne Pence Normally dilettante chef and freelance food writer Angie Amalfi would rather be deep-fried than let her control-freak mother plan the party celebrating Angie's engagement to San Francisco homicide detective Paavo Smith. But there's already too much on the bride-to-be's plate...and much of it is murderous. — What with her unhealthy interest in fri... more »endly neighbor Stan's dangerous infatuation with a mysterious, very pregnant kitchen helper at a nearby Greek eatery and in the related sudden death by very unnatural causes of a celebrated do-gooder incurable snoop Angie may be biting off a lot more souvlaki than she can safely swallow. Stir in a vengeful stalker, some strange happenings on a fishing boat, and a second heaping helping of homicide, and it looks like poor Paavo may end up celebrating solo, due to the untimely d.o.a. of his hapless fiancee!« less
Great series. Angie's control-freak mom wants to plan the party celebrating Angie's engagement to homicide detective Paavo Smith. Angie's friendly neighbor, Stan, is infatuated with a mysterious, very pregnant kitchen helper at a nearby Greek eatery-and in the related sudden death by very unnatural causes of a celebrated do-gooder.....
Chef and freelance food writer Angie Amalfi is not about to let her control-freak of a mother plan her engagement party. But Angie has too much to do, like deal with a homicide, to let her see to it herself.
After her neighbor, Stan, gets involved with a pregnant kitchen helper at a nearby restaurant, Angie becomes involved in their problems as well. All of which lead to a mysterious disappearance and yet another homicide. Will Angie live to see her engagement party to Homicide Detective Paavo Smith, or will this be the end?