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Murder Takes the Cake | [Gayle Trent]

Murder Takes the Cake

When the meanest gossip in Brea Ridge dies mysteriously, suspicions turn to cake decorator Daphne Martin. But all Daphne did was deliver a spice cake with cream cheese frosting - and find Yodel's body. Now Daphne's got to help solve the murder and clear her good name. Problem is, her Virginia hometown is brimming with people who had good reason to kill Yodel, and Daphne's whole family is among them.
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Publisher's Summary

Cozy murder mystery.

When the meanest gossip in Brea Ridge dies mysteriously, suspicions turn to cake decorator Daphne Martin. But all Daphne did was deliver a spice cake with cream cheese frosting - and find Yodel's body. Now Daphne's got to help solve the murder and clear her good name. Problem is, her Virginia hometown is brimming with people who had good reason to kill Yodel, and Daphne's whole family is among them.

©2011 Gayle Trent (P)2012 BelleBooks, Inc.

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    Desarae Houston, TX, United States 06-09-12
    Desarae Houston, TX, United States 06-09-12
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    I tried to like this book. I forced myself to listen from beginning to end. The storyline was weak. The mystery took second place to family problems that were never solved. I was actually more interested in the family problems than the actual murder. This book also reminded me a little of another series which involves cooking. Only that book established it's characters better. The narrator sounded like Betty White. The lead character is supposed to be 40 yet she sounds like she doubled that at least. More than likely, I won't buy the next book in the series.

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    cozy-mystery Switzerland 12-11-12
    cozy-mystery Switzerland 12-11-12 Member Since 2011
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    What would have made Murder Takes the Cake better?

    Maybe with some other Narrater I could have finished listening. But after one hour I just quit. Without even going to listen to the end.


    How could the performance have been better?

    Another Narrater!


    What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

    dissapointment


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    nichelle clovis, NM, United States 06-09-12
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    How did the narrator detract from the book?

    The narrator made the main character sound 80, not 40, she also made some of the other characters sound like toddlers.


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