I just started a new cozy mystery series  (See previous post to find out what this is!) called “A Cheese Shop Mystery.” The first book is called “The Long Quiche Goodbye.” The book features a cheese shop in Ohio called Fromagerie Bessette. Charlotte and her cousin Matthew recently acquired the shop from their grandfather and are attempting to modernize it. Not long after a special sampling party, Charlotte finds a prominent member of the community murdered with her olive-wood handled knife! Charlotte decides to take matters in her own hands to figure out who the real killer is.

It took me a while to finish this book. I felt it was dragging quite a bit, but finally got exciting! I went back and forth between saying “oh I know who the killer is…nope just kidding I don’t!” At the end I was a little shocked to discover the murderer! Now I LOVE culinary cozies, but this one seemed forced. Charlotte and her family LITERALLY ate a form of cheese for every meal. I don’t know if the author was just trying to name-drop every brand of cheese or what. All in all, I did enjoy it!

The Long Quiche Goodbye
By Avery Aames
Pub July 2010 by Berkley

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/long-quiche-goodbye-avery-aames/1100203672?ean=9780425235522

http://www.amazon.com/Long-Quiche-Goodbye-Cheese-Mystery-ebook/dp/B003NX7OD2/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1389832278&sr=8-1&keywords=the+long+quiche+goodbye

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7094598-the-long-quiche-goodbye

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