Minestrone Mischief: A Culinary Cozy (The Italian Kitchen Mysteries) by Rosie Genova
About Minestrone Mischief
Minestrone Mischief: A Culinary Cozy (The Italian Kitchen Mysteries) Cozy Mystery 4th in Series Setting – New Jersey Two Roses Books (September 28, 2022) Paperback : 309 pages ISBN-10 : 1737058367 ISBN-13 : 978-1737058366 Digital ASIN : B0BFK3XJ86
When a Halloween stalker shows up on Mischief Night, Vic encounters lots of tricks, no treats, and one murder …
It’s the post-summer season in Oceanside Park, and mystery writer Victoria Rienzi’s hometown is preparing for one last blast on the boardwalk—its annual Mischief Night parade, held the evening before Halloween. While Nonna keeps her busy making treat bags full of Italian candy, Vic dreams up the perfect costumes for herself and Tim: Nick and Nora Charles, the famed detective pair from The Thin Man movies. Completing their look is a canine scamp, Willie, borrowed to play the part of Nora’s pet terrier.
But Victoria’s excitement is dimmed by the presence of a stalker, Edward Millman, who’s seen lurking around the Rienzi family restaurant. And who shows up at the Mischief Night parade dressed as Victoria’s book sleuth, Bernardo Vitali. But halfway through the parade, Willie sniffs out trouble, leading Vic and Tim on a not-so-merry chase that brings them to a dead body—Victoria’s stalker, Edward Millman. And in a scene straight out of Victoria’s latest book, Millman is found with a knife sticking from his chest, along with a nasty note: You deserved this.
As Vic digs into the details of the victim’s life, she wonders: Is it life imitating art? Or is there a more deadly form of mischief at work this Halloween?
About Rosie Genova
Bestselling and award-winning author Rosie Genova left her heart at the shore, which serves as the setting for much of her work. The inspiration for her cozy series, the Italian Kitchen Mysteries, comes from her deep appreciation for Italian food, her affinity for the New Jersey seaside, and her love of classic mysteries from Nancy Drew to Miss Marple. A former journalist and teacher, Rosie also writes women’s fiction and suspense. The proud mama of three grown sons, she still lives in her favorite state with her husband and a charming mutt named Lucy.Author Links Website: http://www.rosiegenova.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/6462450.Rosie_Genova Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/rosiegenova BookBub: https://www.bookbub.com/profile/rosie-genova Purchase Link – Amazon TOUR PARTICIPANTS October 24 – Diane Reviews Books – REVIEW October 24 – Lady Hawkeye – SPOTLIGHT October 24 – Reading Is My SuperPower – REVIEW October 25 – Brooke Blogs – SPOTLIGHT October 25 – Books a Plenty Book Reviews – REVIEW October 25 – I’m Into Books – SPOTLIGHT October 25 – Novels Alive – REVIEW October 26 – Ascroft, eh? – AUTHOR INTERVIEW October 26 – Christy’s Cozy Corners – AUTHOR GUEST POST October 26 – Maureen’s Musings – SPOTLIGHT October 27 – Hearts & Scribbles – SPOTLIGHT October 27 – Literary Gold – AUTHOR INTERVIEW October 27 – FUONLYKNEW – SPOTLIGHT October 28 – Read Your Writes Book Reviews – REVIEW, AUTHOR GUEST POST October 28 – #BRVL Book Review Virginia Lee Blog – SPOTLIGHT October 28 – Elza Reads – AUTHOR INTERVIEW October 29 – Sneaky the Library Cat’s Blog – CHARACTER INTERVIEW October 29 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT October 29 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – SPOTLIGHT October 30 – Cozy Up With Kathy – REVIEW, RECIPE POST October 30 – Sapphyria’s Book Reviews – SPOTLIGHT a Rafflecopter giveaway https://widget-prime.rafflecopter.com/launch.js Have you signed up to be a Tour Host? Click Here to Find Details and Sign Up Today! Additional Banners