COOKERY. CRIME. CULTURE. CULINARY CLUES AROUND THE WORLD serves an international smorgasbord of scrumptious food. Boomer sleuths Sandra Troux, Bobbi Power and Lizbet Sheridan pursue and bring to justice vicious criminals in the Sandra Troux Mysteries. While following clues in various countries to solve crimes they uncover, cultural, historic and culinary connections heighten their experiences. Shadow our sheroes on their journey through all three mysteries by sampling the recipes and cuisines they enjoy along the way. Savor luscious dumplings in Xian after a deadly horseback chase on the Great Wall of China from The Mystery of the Ming Connection. Relish a savory Nigerian village feast after a near fatal jet crash into the Niger Delta in Masquerade on the Net. Revive over traditional matzo ball soup and deli sandwiches after a harrowing murder in a Newark park early in Secrets at Abbott House. And so much more. All three books in the Sandra Troux Mysteries are available on Amazon in paperback and e-book formats and as an 3-book ebook box set.
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Virginia Cornue and Linda Lombri co-author the detective series Sandra Troux Mysteries under the pen name Crystal Sharpe. Both China adoptive single parents from Montclair, New Jersey, they met for the first time in Shanghai on a 2006 heritage tour of China with their now adult daughters. Virginia Cornue, Ph.D., is an author, award-winning women’s rights activist, cultural anthropologist, and part time college professor. She is also the past director of NOW-NYC, the Women’s Funding Coalition-NYC and Newark Emergency Services for Families. She received the 1998 Susan B. Anthony Award. She has published The Dragon’s Daughters Return (2007), Draw on Culture: China (2009) and So Much Blood: The Civil War Letters of CSA Private William Wallace Beard, 1861-1865 (2015). Along with the Sandra Troux Mysteries, she is writing two novels, Mama’s Girl and Race. War. Love. An Unknown World. Linda Lombri is a marketing communications consultant, freelance writer/editor, author, book editor, interior book designer, and home economist. After a successful career in major corporations, she now heads her own communications firm Lombri Writes! In addition to the Sandra Troux Mysteries series, she is writing Tapestry & Patchwork: A Family History Sampler, a book of essays based on her family’s fascinating immigration stories, and a trilogy of how-to guides on navigating the “third act” years.
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Book Description 2016. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days.THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IP-9781519569509
Book Description Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, United States, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.COOKERY. CRIME. CULTURE. As Sandy Troux, Bobbi Power and Lizbet Sheridan crack international mysteries, they also dig into delicious food from the countries where they investigate each case. Culinary Clues around the World brings you recipes for many of the dishes Sandy, Bobbi and Lizbet enjoy while bringing to justice vicious criminals. CULINARY CLUES AROUND THE WORLD sets out an international smorgasbord of scrumptious food as it dips into crimes committed, cookery, and culture from seven countries in this inaugural volume of recipes drawn from books 1, 2 and 3 of the Sandra Troux Mysteries series. From The Mystery of the Ming Connection, savor recipes from South Korea and China. From Masquerade on the Net, relish selected dishes from Russia, Nigeria and France. From Secrets at Abbott House, enjoy culinary delights from New Jersey, the Carolinas and Haiti. With three Sandra Troux Mysteries in print, the sheroes of the series cut a swath across world cultures, history and mystery. Book 1, The Mystery of the Ming Connection, took on international art theft, sex trafficking and a neo-Nazi / Taiping Rebellion global plot that careened from the U.S. to South Korea to China. Book 2, Masquerade on the Net, untangled the dangerous threads of cyber crime, senior online dating gone wrong, kidnappings, and environmental degradation - from U.S. to Russia, Nigeria and France. Secrets at Abbott House, Book 3, unveiled corrupt connections between slavery, rape, murder and corporate malfeasance in a dangerous journey from past to present and from northern New Jersey to the Carolinas to Haiti and back. All three books are available individually in paperback and e-book formats via Amazon. They are also sold as an e-book box set. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781519569509
Book Description 2016. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our US warehouse in 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND.Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IP-9781519569509