Henery Press 5/21/2013. New paperback.
Cherry Tucker's in a stew. Art commissions dried up after her nemesis became president of the County Arts Council. Desperate and broke, Cherry and her friend, Eloise, spend a sultry summer weekend hawking their art at the Sidewinder Annual Brunswick Stew Cook-Off. When a bad case of food poisoning breaks out and Eloise dies, the police brush off her death as accidental. However, Cherry suspects someone spiked the stew and killed her friend. As Cherry calls on cook-off competitors, bitter rivals, and crooked judges, the police get steamed while the killer prepares to cook Cherry's goose. Part of the Henery Press Mystery Series Collection, if you like one, you'll probably like them all STILL LIFE IN BRUNSWICK STEW is the second book in the Cherry Tucker humorous mystery series. Bonus: Includes book club discussion questions. Praise for STILL LIFE IN BRUNSWICK STEW: "Reinhart's country-fried mystery is as much fun as a ride on the Tilt-a-Whirl at a state fair. Her sleuth wields a paintbrush and unravels clues with equal skill and flair. Readers who like a little small-town charm with their mysteries will enjoy Reinhart's series." - Denise Swanson, New York Times Bestselling Author of the Scumble River and Devereaux's Dime Store Mysteries "Still Life in Brunswick Stew proves beyond doubt that Larissa Reinhart and her delightful amateur sleuth Cherry Tucker will be around to entertain us for many books to come." - Lois Winston, Author of the Anastasia Pollack Crafting Mystery series "Cherry Tucker finds trouble without even looking for it, and plenty of it finds her in Still Life in Brunswick Stew...this mystery keeps you laughing and guessing from the first page to the last. A whole-hearted five stars." - Denise Grover Swank, New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author "Reinhart lined up suspects like a pinsetter in a bowling alley, and darned if I could figure out which ones to knock down... Loaded with Southern charm. Can't wait to see what Cherry paints herself into next." - Donnell Ann Bell, Bestselling Author of The Past Came Hunting "The hilariously droll Larissa Reinhart cooks up a quirky and entertaining page-turner This charming mystery is delightfully Southern, surprisingly edgy, and deliciously unpredictable." - Hank Phillippi Ryan, Agatha, Anthony and Macavity Award-Winning Author