By Jessica Beck
Meet Suzanne Hart, proprietor and operator of Donut Hearts espresso store in April Springs, North Carolina. After her divorce from Max, an out-of-work actor she's dubbed "The nice Impersonator," Suzanne made up our minds to pursue her one actual ardour in lifestyles: donuts. So she cashed in her payment and unfolded store within the middle of her cherished hometown.
But while a useless physique is dumped on her doorstep like a sack of flour, Suzanne's comfortable little store turns into an all-out crime scene. Now, everybody on the town is losing by means of for glazed donuts and grotesque information. The retired sheriff warns her to be careful―and they're all suspects. quickly Suzanne―who reveals snooping as impossible to resist as donuts―is poking holes in everyone's alibis…
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