Gruel and Unusual Punishment (Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery with Recipes, Bk 10)
Gruel and Unusual Punishment - Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery with Recipes, Bk 10 Author:Tamar Myers At Magdalena Yoder's PennDutch Inn, the meals are drop-dead delicious. — When imprisoned con man Clarence Webber meets his Maker after sampling a bowl of gruel laced with arsenic, it's cruel and unusual punishment indeed. And since Magdalena provided the last supper, she's convinced that one of Clarence's many visitors must have a... more »dded the sinister secret ingredient. With the reputation of her establishment at stake, Magdalena puts on her detective bonnet, determined to discover who in Hernia poisoned the porridge.
But with a quartet of quirky female suspects who all claim to be the victim's widow, a bumbling sheriff with political aspirations, and a young hellion with a ton of attitude who insists she is Magdalena's daughter, this is one grueling mystery the intrepid innkeeper may be sorry she ever tried to solve....« less
If you have not read these books they are a must. Magdalena Yoder is a hoot the books are so much fun and full of Amish recipes this is very much a page tuner,there is a very lovely bread and breakfast inn that is run by Miss Yoder in a very funny way if you read the first book just be prepared to get the next and the next.
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Mags gets herself involved in the middle of a murder mystery when an imprisoned con man samples a bowl of gruel laced with arsenic and dies. This is one of the funniest mystery series I've read. I find myself laughing out loud.