Monday, March 2, 2015

Review: Flamenco, Flan and Fatalities by: Mary McHugh

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Flamenco, Flan, and Fatalities
(A Happy Hoofers Mystery)

Cozy Mystery
2nd in Series
Publisher: Kensington (February 24, 2015)
Mass Market Paperback: 352 pages
ISBN-13: 978-1617733611
Murder is nothing to tap at. . . The high-kicking Happy Hoofers--Tina, Janice, Pat, Mary Louise, and Gini--have been booked to flaunt their fabulous flamenco footwork on a luxury train ride through northern Spain. But when a blowhard talk show host is found deader than four-day-old flan--with Gini as suspect numero uno--the feisty friends waste no time stepping into their sleuthing shoes to protect one of their own. The dynamite dancers will have to step up their game before a clever killer brings the curtain down on one of them . . . for good!  
Includes Photo Tips And Tasty Recipes

My Thoughts:

In this book we follow the Happy Hoofers as they are on a trip around Spain unfortunately the guy they are traveling with a talk show host who is a real jerk winds up dead and before he's dead he's made quite a few enemies including Gini a Happy Hoffer.  Who had the most to kill the talk show host was it a disgruntle worker who had been blacklisted due to him?  Or was it a Happy Hoofer who had finally had enough and snapped?  Or was it an obsessed fan?  Maybe even a female he was dating who had enough of being his girlfriend and wanted more?

I loved this book and reading about the great recipes included in the story.  This book was full of adventure and mystery and had pulled me in and wouldn't let go!
bookstorephoto About This Author:

Mary McHugh graduated from Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts, with a B.A. in English Literature and studied at the Sorbonne in Paris. She is the author of nineteen nonfiction books and two novels. She was a contributing editor for Cosmopolitan, an articles editor at Woman’s World, Travel Holiday, and Bridal Guide, and has written articles for The New York Times, Good Housekeeping and Family Circle.
She loves to tap dance and to travel -two passions that inspired her to write the Happy Hoofers series.
She lives in the New York area.

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2 shout outs:

Carol N Wong said...

I think I will really love this cozy.


Jeanetta said...

The Happy Hoofers Mystery series sounds like a delightful read. I am looking forward to doing so.

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