Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series
Books in series4
UNABRIDGED
(4.2 based on 101 ratings)
  • 1
    Death al Dente: Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series, Book 1 | Leslie Budewitz

    Death al Dente: Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Leslie Budewitz
    • Narrated By Rebecca Mitchell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (36)
    Performance
    (33)
    Story
    (34)

    The town of Jewel Bay, Montana - known as a Food Lovers' Village - is obsessed with homegrown and homemade Montana fare. So when Erin Murphy takes over her family's century-old general store, she turns it into a boutique market filled with local delicacies. But Erin's freshly booming business might go rotten when a former employee turns up dead.

    Four and a half stars

    This is an entertaining cozy mystery. The characters and plot are engaging and realistic. I was drawn into the plot quickly and stayed entertained u..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 01 2017 by Beatrice (Houston, TX, United States)
  • 2
    Crime Rib: Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series, Book 2 | Leslie Budewitz

    Crime Rib: Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Leslie Budewitz
    • Narrated By Rebecca Mitchell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (30)
    Performance
    (26)
    Story
    (27)

    Food Preneurs, one of the hottest cooking shows on TV, has decided to feature Jewel Bay in an upcoming episode, and everyone in town is preparing for their close-ups, including the crew at the Glacier Mercantile, a.k.a. the Merc. Not only is Erin Murphy busy remodeling her courtyard into a relaxing dining area, she's organizing a steak-cooking competition between three of Jewel Bay's hottest chefs to be featured on the program.

    Fun series!

    I like the story line, a little slow in places. I think it would be better with a different narrator. She has a pleasant voice but I think the narrat..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 30 2017 by Kathy snyder ()
  • 3
    Butter off Dead: Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series, Book 3 | Leslie Budewitz

    Butter off Dead: Food Lovers' Village Mystery Series, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Leslie Budewitz
    • Narrated By Rebecca Mitchell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (21)
    Performance
    (20)
    Story
    (20)

    In an attempt to woo tourists to Jewel Bay and cheer up the townies, Erin Murphy, manager of the specialty local foods market known as the Merc, is organizing the First Annual Food Lovers' Film Festival, filled with classic foodie flicks and local twists on favorite movie treats. But when her partner in planning, painter Christine Vandeberg, is found dead only days before the curtain rises, Erin suspects someone is attempting to stop the films from rolling.

    Another Good One

    This is a really good series. The characters and plot are well developed and interesting. The mystery is fast paved with lots of twist and turns to..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 16 2017 by Beatrice (Houston, TX, United States)
  • 4
    Treble at the Jam Fest: A Food Lovers’ Village Mystery, Book 4 | Leslie Budewitz

    Treble at the Jam Fest: A Food Lovers’ Village Mystery, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By Leslie Budewitz
    • Narrated By Rebecca Mitchell
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (14)
    Performance
    (12)
    Story
    (12)

    Erin Murphy, manager of Glacier Mercantile (a.k.a. the Merc), is tuning up for Jewel Bay's annual Jazz Festival. Between keeping the Merc's shelves stocked with Montana's tastiest local fare and hosting the festival's kick-off concert, Erin has her hands full. Discord erupts when jazz guitarist Gerry Martin plummets to his death from the rocks above the Jewel River. The one-time international sensation had fallen out of sync with festival organizers, students, and performers. Was his death an accident - or did someone even the score?

    Another great book

    I enjoyed the book as always,but this one is my favorite. Can't wait for the next one. Hurry and get started on the next one!!!!

    Reviewed on October 22 2017 by Amazon Customer ()