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Murder for the Halibut

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Murder for the Halibut

By Liz Lipperman

Berkley Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780425251829, 304pp.

Publication Date: December 31, 2012

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Description
A sports writing job would have been the perfect catch for Jordan McAllister, but in Ranchero, Texas, all she could reel in was the food column. Though she may not know her way around a kitchen, she has no trouble finding herself in a kettle of fish
Tempted by the offer of a free Caribbean cruise, Jordan accepts a spot as a judge in a week-long big-time cooking competition aboard the Carnation Queen. She just better hope no one finds out that her famous palate is far from refined.
But there are bigger fish to fry when arrogant chef Stefano Mancini falls face first into his signature halibut dish during the first event. While evidence suggests that the handsome Italian chef's death was an accident, Jordan thinks otherwise. But she ll have to keep her wits about her and the sea sickness pills handy if she's going to solve this one


About the Author
More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA.


Praise For Murder for the Halibut

Praise for the Clueless Cook Mysteries

“[Jordan is] a Clueless Cook with charm and spunk.”—National Bestselling Author Cleo Coyle

“Entertaining, wickedly hilarious, and thoroughly addictive…a spectacular reading experience.”—Seattle Post-Intelligencer

“A fast-paced mystery that moves in unexpected directions.”—Mystery Scene Magazine

“[An] engaging series debut. Jordan’s personality and supporting cast suggest a winning season ahead.”—Library Journal

“Jordan McAllister heads up an appealing cast of characters in the fun new Clueless Cook series from Liz Lipperman…Plot twists, action, and lots of scrumptious food make this a mystery not to be missed!” —Misa Ramirez, author of the Lola Cruz Mysteries

“A culinary critic mystery with good taste, charming characters, and plenty of delicious twists. It’s a recipe for a truly enjoyable story.”—Linda O. Johnston, author of the Pet Rescue Mysteries

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