DEATH TAKES THE CAKE Author:MELINDA WELLS Meet Della Carmichael, owner of a cooking school in Santa Monica, Calif., and star of a new cable cooking show. When Della enters a baking competion to promote her new show, she soon finds the cakes aren't the only thing getting iced... — To help boost ratings for her show, humble host Della reluctantly agrees to enter a televised cake competiti... more »on sponsored by Reggi-Mixx, even though the company's owner, Regina Davis, is an old college nemesis. When Della hears that competitive pastrymaking is a blood sport, she doesn't take it literally-until she finds someone drowned in a mixing bowl full of cake batter.
It turns out the victim has a list of enemies longer than the ingredients in Regina's inferior cake mix. But when her dear friend's husband becomes the prime suspect, Della is determined to serve a killer some just desserts.....« less