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Faith Fairchild and her
husband are celebrating a big anniversary with a trip to Italy, filled
with exquisite indulgences—the art, the Chianti, the food, the
Ferragamos! After a weekend in Rome, they travel to Tuscany, where
Faith's former assistant Francesca has opened a cooking school.
along with pecorino, panna cotta, and prosecco, it looks like murder
and mayhem are also on the menu! On their fist night in the Eternal
City, the Fairchilds stumble upon a dying man in the Piazza Farnese.
Mysterious characters from Rome resurface in Tuscany. And somebody is
intent on sabotaging Francesca's new business. It's up to Faith to put
everything right—and still whip up a mean Spaghetti a la Foriana, of
This is a fun
foodie book with a little mystery on the side. Plenty of Italian food to drool over and the talk about Tuscany towns and scenery made me want to go back again.
There were pieces that could have been played into more but the story line moved on to something else.
It almost felt like there was more to the story but things were cut out in editing.
Too bad, it's a cute, fast little mystery with a fun romp through Tuscany.
It's worth ready, just for fun.