Itas Halloween in Weatherford, Texasawhich means Phyllis Newsom is baking up a storm of yummy seasonal treats...but sheas about to get even busier unmasking a killer. While Phyllis and her friend Carolyn are preparing for a baking contest, her housemate Sam adopts Buck, an adorable Dalmatian who was hit by a car. To thank local veterinarian Hank Baxter for helping the dog, Phyllis and Carolyn bake a batch of doggie treats for his other four-legged patients. But when they arrive at the clinic, the vet is in the process of being arrestedafor the murder of his wife! Convinced that the police are barking up the wrong tree and that someoneas been burying evidence, Sam begs Phyllis to help find the real killer. Joined by Buck, the friends engage in a dogged pursuit of the murderer, who will stop at nothing to muzzle themabpermanently. Includes RecipesaBut the two of you do have a dog together now. ... aMaybe . . . but it was you washing the skunk smell off of him last night. ... They got in the car, and she followed the drive around from the parking lot to the big metal barn about fifty yards behindanbsp;...
|Title||:||Trick or Deadly Treat|
|Author||:||Livia J. Washburn|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2014-10-07|