03/14/2013, 07:00 pm
Thursday March 14, 2013 @ 7:00 pm THE REGULATOR BOOKSHOP (in partnership with SOUTHWEST REGIONAL LIBRARY) 720 9th Street Durham, NC 27705 Ph: 919-286-2700 AUTHOR: Joanne Fluke NEW RELEASE: RED VELVET CUPCAKE MURDER (Kensington HC / March 2013 / 978-0-7582-8034-3) TRAVELS FROM: Granada Hills, CA BIO: Joanne Fluke is the USA TODAY and New York Times bestselling author of culinary mysteries featuring Minnesota bake shop owner Hannah Swensen and her delicious original recipes. The series debuted eleven years ago with CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE MURDER, and has become widely popular for its recipes, comedy, and unexpected endings. In her March 2013 release, RED VELVET CUPCAKE MURDER, the series’ amateur sleuth suddenly finds the tables turned when her rival turns up dead and Hannah is the prime suspect. Along with a sticky caper, Fluke gives readers a 22 of “Hannah’s” original recipes interspersed throughout, including Tickled Pink Lemonade Cookies, Jamboree Muffins, Oatmeal Apple Pancakes, Guac Ad Hoc, Snappy Turtle Pie, and of course, Red Velvet Surprise Cupcakes. The Paula Deen of mystery novels, Joanne Fluke’s recipes are famous for their excess of calories and delectability. Joanne has made numerous television appearances over the years, winning fans’ hearts through both interview and cooking segments. Recently honored by Romantic Times as a “Living Legend,” Fluke’s compilation cookbook, JOANNE FLUKE’S LAKE EDEN COOKBOOK, was a Top 10 New York Times Bestselling Cookbook.