Murder by the Sea (A By the Sea Mystery) by Kathleen Bridge

Murder by the Sea
(A By the Sea Mystery)
by Kathleen Bridge

About the Book

Cozy Mystery
3rd in Series
Kensington Publishing Corporation (May 21, 2019)
Paperback: 204 pages
ISBN-10: 1516105257
ISBN-13: 978-1516105250
Digital ASIN: B07GV1CM3G

When a murderer crashes a masquerade ball, it’s up to Liz to unmask the killer . . .

It’s been quite a year for novelist Liz Holt. She’s overcome a lot and is finally feeling at peace with her new life at her family’s hotel, the Indialantic by the Sea, on the beautiful barrier island of Melbourne Beach, Florida. She’s exactly where she needs to be to ring in the New Year at the Florida Writes Literary Masquerade Ball.

But when her ex-boyfriend surprises her at the ball, she can’t disguise her anger, and the two engage in a very public argument. Naturally, after her ex is found dead on the hotel grounds, shot through the heart, Liz tops the suspect list. With the help of family and friends, she needs to clear her name before the real killer waltzes away scot-free . . .

Recipes included!

MURDER BY THE SEA

(Chef Pierre is a character in the books)

Classic Desserts with a French Twist from the Chef Pierre Montague Cookbook

Crème Brûlée

Serves 8

Preheat oven to 350.

  • 8 egg yolks
  • 1 c. sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 1 qt. whipping cream
  • ¼ c. Amaretto (or to taste) or 1 tsp. almond extract
  •  

Combine yolks, sugar, and vanilla. Beat until light. Fold in cream and Amaretto.

Pour into 8 greased ramekins. Place ramekins in a large roasting pan filled with ½ inch of hot water.

Bake 45–50 minutes. Chill. Before serving, heat oven to broil or high, sprinkle crème brûlée liberally with brown sugar. Place back in roasting pan and broil until sugar is caramelized—3– 5 minutes (get as close to the heat as you can get).

Optional: Top with berries of your choice.

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About the Author

Kathleen Bridge started her writing career working at the State News, the student newspaper of Michigan State University. She is an antiques dealer on Long Island and the author and photographer of an antique reference guide, Lithographed Paper Toys, Books, and Games.

Author Links:

Website – http://www.kathleenbridge.com/

Twitter- https://twitter.com/kathleenbridge

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GoodReads – https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/10191011.Kathleen_Bridge

Purchase Links

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