Bitter Sweet: A Sweet’s Sweets Bakery Mystery
It’s the wedding season at Sweet’s Sweets and Sam scrambles to stay ahead of the rush of bakery orders. Her side job—breaking into houses—isn’t allowing much time off either. Not to mention that her mother is pressuring Sam and Beau to set their wedding date.
When two older women suddenly die and Sam and Beau begin to investigate, they suddenly realize Beau's mother may have been a victim too. More
Praise for USA Today bestseller Connie Shelton’s previous mysteries:
“Shelton again has done a superb job in bringing New Mexico to life.”—Albuquerque Journal
“Connie Shelton has another winner!” –The Book Report
In this fifth installment in the Samantha Sweet mystery series, it’s the height of the wedding season at Sweet’s Sweets and Sam has all she can do to stay ahead of the rush of bakery orders. Plus, her side job—breaking into houses—isn’t allowing much summer time off either. Not to mention that her mother is pressuring Sam and Beau to set their wedding date.
When Sam encounters two older women who then die suddenly, it appears that there may be a serial killer on the loose. Sam and Beau are shocked to consider that Beau’s own mother may have been an earlier victim of someone who operates by preying on the women’s trusting natures. As they begin to investigate, a number of suspects emerge and it looks like someone is out to keep Sam quiet.
“Connie Shelton gets better with every book she writes.” —The Midwest Book Review
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Connie Shelton is the USA Today bestselling author of more than two dozen books in her Charlie Parker mysteries and the Samantha Sweet mystery series. She has taught writing, is the creator of the Novel In A Weekend™ writing course, and was a contributor to Chicken Soup for the Writer's Soul. She lives with her husband and two dogs in northern New Mexico.
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