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Dim sum dead

a Madeline Bean culinary mystery

by Jerrilyn Farmer

  • 226 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Waterville, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Bean, Madeline (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Caterers and catering -- Fiction,
    • Chinese Americans -- Fiction,
    • Women cooks -- Fiction,
    • Cookery -- Fiction,
    • Large type books,
    • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJerrilyn Farmer.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesThorndike Press large print mystery series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3556.A719 D46 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination421 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages421
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3570116M
      ISBN 100786247541
      LC Control Number2002073236
      OCLC/WorldCa50561937

      Dim Sum of All Fears is nicely written and has steady pacing. If you have not read Death by Dumpling, you will not be lost. The author provides the backstory readers need to proceed with Dim Sum of All Fears. There are a variety of quirky characters that include the Mahjong Matrons, Kimmy Tran and Esther Chin. In the beginning of the book, Lana. Buy a cheap copy of Dim Sum Dead: A Madeline Bean Culinary Mystery (Madeline Bean Mysteries (Paperback)) by Jerrilyn Farmer - A gently used book at a great low price. Free shipping in the US. Discount books. Let the storie.

      In Cantonese, "dim sum" means "touch the heart," and Ellen Blonder's charming celebration of China's famed tea lunch does just that. More than sixty carefully crafted, authentic recipes, each illustrated with Ellen's exquisite watercolor paintings, put the key to re-creating these delectable morsels in /5(17). Get this from a library! Dim sum dead: a Madeline Bean culinary mystery. [Jerrilyn Farmer] -- Party planner and part-time sleuth Madeline Bean tries to make the connection between a murder at a Chinese New Year banquet and the discovery of an antique mah-jongg set in a historic celebrity.

      * Novel-length expansion of original short story found in Charmed & Dangerous anthology. * Welcome to Dim Sum Asylum: a San Francisco where it’s a ho-hum kind of case when a cop has to chase down an enchanted two-foot-tall shrine god statue with an impressive Fu Manchu mustache that's running around Chinatown, trolling sex magic and chaos in its wake/5(). Dim Sum of All Fears is the second book in a delicious new cozy series. But the more she learns about the dead husband, his ex-wives, and all the murky details of the couple’s past, the more Lana thinks that this so-called murder/suicide is a straight-up order of murder.


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DIM SUM DEAD is an entertaining Madeline Bean catering mystery that showcases the abilities of author Jerrilyn Farmer. Madeline's personal life is realistic without detracting from the story, and the story is interesting right away and paced well/5.

Dim Sum, Dead Some is a definite mystery story you get caught up in. Kaplan captures your attention from the beginning of page 1. The good and bad characters were believable. At the beginning you learn about Josie, a food blogger with stomach issues/5.

But among the hot mah-jongg tiles, the steamy dim sum, and the frosty Singapore slings, no one expects to find one of the players ice-cold dead. Meanwhile, in one of the historic celebrity mansions that Wesley is restoring as a sideline, a well-aimed crowbar uncovers a stash of precious objects — including an antique mah-jongg : Jerrilyn Farmer.

Dim Sum, Dead Some: Josie Tucker Mysteries, Book 2 Audible Audiobook – Unabridged EM Kaplan (Author, Publisher), Sunny Lu (Narrator) out of 5 stars 83 ratings/5(83). In "Dim Sum Dead", we have a caterer who takes great care to appeal to the tastes of all the guests while she's actively snooping and questioning them.

What chutzpah. At first, I wanted to read this book solely to see if the Mah Jongg referred to in the description was the Mah Jongg I'm familiar with. I play in a regular weekly game/5(26). Dim Sum, Dead Some: An Un-Cozy Un-Culinary Josie Tucker Mystery (Josie Tucker Mysteries Book 2) - Kindle edition by Kaplan, EM.

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'Dim Sum, Dead Some' moves along quickly, but not too quickly: Reading her novel is akin to enjoying a good meal at a nice restaurant rather than being rushed into and out of a fast-food joint.

She gives you time to enjoy the narrative - including her descriptions of San Francisco and the surrounding countryside - without sending you into a /5(83). The book includes western and Cantonese names, photographs, and descriptions of nearly fifty items commmonly served at a dim sum brunch.

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Dim sum (simplified Chinese: 点心; traditional Chinese: 點心; pinyin: diǎnxīn; Cantonese Yale: dímsām) is a Chinese cuisine of bite-sized portions served in small steamer baskets or on sum is generally considered Cantonese, though other varieties exist.

In Cantonese tradition, dishes are usually served with tea. Together, they form a full tea brunch or yum cha (饮茶. Mah-Jongg. Yep. In hip Hollywood, that kitsch old game is fast becoming the next "new" obsession -- and that calls for a party.

Madeline Bean and her charming partner Wesley Westcott are determ. Bill of the Dead, Book 2 By: Rick Gualtieri for dim sum. Dim sum means "heart's delight." Imagine nibbling at a savory golden pouch stuffed with delicately seasoned meat. If a lover offers the morsel on the tips of exquisitely lacquered chopsticks late in the morning while reclining on silken cushions - that's food for the heart.

'Dim Sum, Dead Some' also gives readers a deeper look into Josie's past, develops her relationship with Drew more fully and contains some neat plot twists that add a little extra spice to the narrative.

Kaplan is a clever writer with a nicely balanced sense of humor and a Reviews: DIM SUM DEAD: A Madeline Bean Catering Mystery - Jerrilyn Farmer From the back of the book: Award-winning, #1 Los Angeles Times bestselling author Jerrilyn Farmer is earning a reputation as one of the funniest and most outrageous new mystery authors in years.

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DIM SUM DEAD is an entertaining Madeline Bean catering mystery that showcases the abilities of author Jerrilyn Farmer. Cozy fans will enjoy the Christie-like mystery as violence occurs off the pages while amateur sleuth buffs will relish watching the vulnerable but strong heroine conduct her brand of 5/5(4).

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Kaplan is a clever writer with a nicely balanced sense of humor and a good feel for the pace of a novel/5. Book trailer for Dim Sum, Dead Some, A Josie Tucker Mystery. Now available on : Or request it at your local bookstore or library.

Dim Sum Dead by Jerrilyn Farmer Excerpt. Chapter 1 “I hate surprises.” I do. Hate 'em. My best friend and partner, Wesley Westcott, had just arrived at the Santa Monica Farmer's Market to. Dim Sum Dead A Madeline Bean Culinary Mystery (eBook): Farmer, Jerrilyn: Mah-Jongg? Yep. In hip Hollywood, that kitsch old game is fast becoming the next "new" obsession -- and that calls for a party!

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