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The Journals of Kate Cavanaugh

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Carve A Witness to Shreds

"Cavanaugh's somewhat neglected business, her dry-witted and disdainful mom, and a most agreeable narrative will endear this to most readers. Strongly recommended." -Library Journal

"An upbeat, affable read" -Publishers Weekly

"A solid addition to the growing shelf of gourmet mysteries." -Booklist

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Beat a Rotten Egg to the Punch

"Offers a tough mystery and a cast of sympathetic characters ... Will appeal in general to readers who like strong, thoughtful women sleuths confronting contemporary problems." -Booklist

"Delightful, breezy and amusing ... Packed with eccentric and unconventional people ... Extremely entertaining." -Sally Fellows, Mystery News

"...Great characters ... I am really enjoying this series!" -Kathleen Swanholt, Mysterious Women

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Add One Dead Critic

"Mesmerizing ... A delicious debut." -Geraldine Galentree, Mystery News

"Clever and insightful ... Kate Cavanaugh, heir to a Cincinnati chili fortune, doesn't just solve the crime; she does some pretty intense kitchen exploits ... the plot doesn't sit around waiting ... you won't be disappointed." -The Cincinnati Post

"Excellent" -Murder Most Cozy

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