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Gunnar Swenson and verything seems to be going her wayShe s also Her Grandfather Create grandfather create as The Codger Cook writing for the local newspaper but if truth were told it s her recipes and he s borrowed them so Hurrah For The Blackshirts!: Fascists and Fascism in Britain Between the Wars everyone thinks he can cook and he ll get local recognition After Val has helped solve a couple of local murders her grandfather also wants to become a PI and is taking online courses to do so But now he s planning on a recipe of his own a chocolate fondue that he wants no help with and intends tonter in Maya Corrigan fans your wait is over This installment of the Five Ingredient Mysteries is the tasty treat you ve been waiting for In FINAL FONDUE author Maya Corrigan takes us back to Maryland s Eastern shore and the Chesapeake Bay town of Bayport where Val and her grandfather have rented out rooms in their home to guests for the upcoming tri centennial celebration Having strangers in the house screams trouble to me Val discovers it is indeed trouble when she finds one of those strangers dead in the backyardFINAL FONDUE is Adam Smith: An Enlightened Life everything readers of this series have some to count on A well thought out plot an intriguing mystery and plenty of suspects and motives to keep you guessing until thend this book is an Crazy Love entertaining cozy that will leave fans deliciously satisfied Love recipes with your cozies You ll find six five ingredient recipes at the back of the book This amusing delightful and relaxing read is a blend of romance and mystery BAYPORT Massachusetts is hosting aTri centennial festival Val Deniston has convinced her Grandfather to rent out rooms in his Victorian home for the festival The rooms are rented to a group in town to scoop out plans for a wedding Things go awry when one of the parties is strangled and found dead the backyard More problems are caused by all wearing Crab hats and Val is not sure who the target was It might be the bride to be orven herself There are several romances that are occurring in the story Val needs the answer for several vital uestions before her life is in turmoil I recommend this series in orderDisclosure I received a free copy from Kensington Books through NetGalley for an honest review I would like to thank them for this opportunity to read and review the book The opinions xpressed are my own For complete review check out my blog at Is #IT THE BEST BOOK OUT THERE #the best book out there don t think so but I m giving it a 5 because I really didn t see it coming Do I like the reveal No but I do like how this book played out For some reason it made me got invested ven when the majority of the involved people were basically only there by chance and I think because of that it at least xplains better why we don t know and possibly don t care for them as opposed to the two previous books in which it was jut hard to care for characters other than Val tc If that makes sense Could be just me It s time for Bayport s Tricentennial Festival and Val Deniston is busy creating food for her booth at the festival and helping her grandfather keep his house guests under controlA group of friends is staying at the Deniston house however it doesn t appear that all the friends are as chummy as they would like veryone to think The group includes bride to be Jennifer and her fiance Payton Val is surprised to find out that Jennifer is staying with them and not at the luxurious home of her fianceWhen a member of the group is murdered Val can t help but get involved She doesn t believe it s a random murder and before long she is searching for answersThere were so many xciting parts to this story however I don t want to give anything away in this review Fans of this series by the talented Maya Corrigan will absolutely love this storyI received an ARC of this book from the publisher via NetGalley in xchange for my fair and honest review While FINAL FONDUE is the third book in Maya Corrigan s Five Ingredient Mystery series it is the first one I ve had the chance. Puts off her decision in order to help her grandfather perfect his chocolate fondue for the weekend festivity's dessert cook off But after the opening ceremonies Val finds a houseguest strangled to death in her grandfather's backyard She suspects a classic case of mistaken identity specially when another guest nearly bids her life Final Fondue by Maya Corrigan is the third book in A Five Ingredient Mystery series Val Deniston is in for a busy week in Bayport Maryland Bayport s Tri centennial Festival is taking place and Val is running the booth for the Cool Down Caf where she works Val has convinced her Grandad Don Myer to take in guests for the weekend will pay for the detective course he is taking Jennifer Brown has booked the rooms for herself and members of her bridal party Fawn Finchley Noah Hurdly Sarina Rafael Jennifer is in town to make plans for her wedding to Payton Grandsire son of Penelope Grandsire rich family in town Grandad is also working on his recipe for the cook off contest a chocolate fondue He has to live up to his reputation as the Codger Cook Unfortunately Chef Henri LaFarge is the judge and he holds a grudge against Val he #IS THE ONE WHO GOT HER FIRED FROM HER #the one who got her fired from her position Val is coming back to the house very late and stumbles in the dark Val has stumbled over Fawn Finchley one of their houseguests Val calls in Bayport Police Chief Earl Yardley Who could have wanted Fawn dead The suspect list is not long since Fawn was a guest in town seems to limit it to the houseguests staying with Grandad Val is not sure that Fawn was the intended victim Val cannot help but do a little investigating Of course Grandad insists on helping it goes great with his detective course Can they find the culprit before there is another victim Come join in the hijinks in Final FondueFinal Fondue was a fun book to read It was njoyable and asy to read There is just the right amount of humor in the novel it was #not over the top or too silly I liked the mystery complex and plenty of misdirection and following the #over the top or too silly I liked the mystery complex and plenty of misdirection and following the to see if I was right in my choice of killer I like the relationship between Val and Grandad Their banter and slight bickering was New Plant Parent: Learn the Ways of Plant Parenthood entertaining and you can tell that they truly care forach other While this is the third book in the series it can Dreaming Me: An African-American Woman's Buddhist Journey easily be read alone Ms Corrigan does a good job of updating the reader so they do not feel like they have missed anything by not reading the first two books though I look forward to reading them The characters in the book are well developed and relatable they seem real I give Final Fondue 45 out of 5 stars I than liked it but I was able to solve the mystery well before it was revealed There is plenty going on in Final Fondue but it was not too much Ms Corrigan did a superb job cooking up this cozy mystery I look forward to reading the next book in A Five Ingredient Mystery series There are recipes included at thend of the book that were mentioned during the novelI received a complimentary copy of Final Fondue from NetGalley and Kensington in xchange for an honest valuation of the novel The opinions and comments xpressed above are strictly my own Final Fondue is the third book in Maya Corrigan s Five Ingredient Mystery series It is the first one I have read but did not have any problem following the story It could be read as a stand alone novel but I am definitely going to go back and read the first twoVal Deniston the main character and protaganist lives with her grandfather Don Myer He is taking an online course to become a private investigator as well as writing a cooking column for the local paper where he is known as The Codger Cook He is not really a very good cook unless he uses Val s recipes and minimizes the ingredients This is where the series gets its name The house they live in is old and needs some updating and repairs so Val has convinces her grandfather to rent out the spare bedrooms to tourists coming to town for Bayport s Tricentennia Val Deniston lost her job in New York as a "Cookbook Publicist And Also Her Fianc When She Caught Him " publicist and also her fianc when she caught him Now she s created a new life for herself in Bayport living with her grandfather in his old Victorian and running the caf at the local tennis and racket club She also has a new boyfriend in. Val Deniston certainly has her plate full running a café dabbling with recipes and helping her grandfather prepare for the town's upcoming tri centennial celebration but she's grown fond of her new life in the Chesapeake Bay town of BayportSo when Val is asked to reclaim her old position as a cookbook publicist in New York City she.
Free read Final FondueTo read I found it #easy to immerse myself in this newest release without knowing backstory which makes this a #to immerse myself in this newest release without knowing backstory which makes this a stand alone read Val Deniston lives with her grandfather Don Myer aka The Codger Cook While he would like to be a great cook he mostly takes Val s recipes and whittles them down to five ingredients sometimes with great results and sometimesnot so much Val has convinced her granddad to rent out the spare
bedrooms to some of the tourists coming to town for Bayport sto some of the tourists coming to town for Bayport s Festival Jennifer Brown a bride to be rents four of the guestrooms for herself and three members of the bridal party They plan on njoying the festivities and look at wedding venues at the same timeThe festivities take an ugly turn when Val finds one of the bridesmaids strangled to death in her granddad s back yard Even disconcerting is that the deceased resembles Val and she s not sure if she was the intended victim Her nemesis Chef Henri La Farge is in town and appears to be stalking her But the bride also has her share of nemies and could have been the intended target With the police not finding the answers and Granddad taking on line private investigating classes and wanting to practice Val determines to find the culprit before another body shows upI just adored The Codger Cook He went through a rough patch after losing his wife but with Val living with him he s found a new lease on life by writing a newspaper column branding The Codger Cook and xpanding his snooping skills with an on line class His sometimes grumpy character brings humor and humanity to the story Val also has some baggage from her past that the author weaves ffortlessly into a subplot intertwining with the central mystery It kept me turning pages and guessing until the final reveal reminding me a bit of an Agatha Christie grand finale which came as a complete surprise The uaint town setting with it s Haunted Maze left you feeling like you d actually #visited the area not just read about it while the supporting characters meshed together creating a memorable story After #the area not just read about it while the supporting characters meshed together creating a memorable story After FINAL FONDUE I realize I have some catch up reading to do and look forward to the next book in this seriesOf course a series titled Five Ingredient Mystery series wouldn t be complete without recipes There are several included at the back of the book and all sound ually yummy I tried the recipe for Nutty Buttery Mini Muffins recipe which uses only FIVE ingredients and was incredibly impressed with how Moreno easy they mixed up AND how absolutely delicious they were Meet Val Deniston a former cookbook publicist in New York City When a car accidentnded her career she moved home to Bayport a tourist town in the Chesapeake Bay area She lives with her old codger of a grandfather runs the Cool Down Cafe at the local fitness club and is working on publishing her own cookbook Thanks to Val s help her grandfather is writing a cooking column for the local newspaper featuring recipes that only take five ingredients The Old Codger is just now letting Val teach him how to actually cook Now he needs her help to perfect his chocolate fondue recipe for the town s tricentennial festival s dessert cook off They are also renting rooms to a bridal party group spending the weekend doing the festivities while the bride becomes better acuainted with the groom s family When Val finds the body of a guest in the backyard she doesn t know what to think Was it a case of mistaken identity As Val digs deeper into the background of Monsieur Pain each guest she finds than she bargained forThis is the third book in the series andach is better than the previous one There are lots of 5 ingredient recipes at the A Spark of Light: the fearless new novel from the Number One bestselling author end ofach book They are both What If easy and tasty The characters are well developed and realistic as is the background story of her grandfather s cookingscapades I liked the Chesapeake Bay setting and njoyed the health club background as well Cozy and cooking fans will all njoy this fun series. Fondue farewell Now it's up to Val to keep the killer from making another stab at murder Includes 6 five ingredient recipesPraise For By Cook Or By CrookThis is definitely a starter for fans of Diane Mott Davidson Lou Jane Temple and Virginia Rich Library JournalA totally njoyable read Definitely worth checking out Night Owl Review.