Batter Off Dead: A Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Feb 3, 2009 - Fiction - 272 pages
19 Reviews
From the national bestselling author of Butter Safe Than Sorry

Magdalena Yoder gets caught up in a case of hotcake homicide...

During the annual church breakfast, Minerva J. Jay slumps over dead after ingesting stacks and stacks of pancakes. Police Chief Ackerman wonders if the serving of fatal flapjacks is a case of assault and batter. He turns to Magdalena for help, but first she has to make a special delivery of her own...


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Do not like the authors style of writing. - Goodreads
Interesting mystery and the book had recipes too. - Goodreads
I love her writing style and her quick easy reads! - Goodreads
This one had lots of pancake recipes. - Goodreads

Review: Batter Off Dead (Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery #17)

User Review  - Nancy - Goodreads

One star is too many for this book! The writer tries to throw every cliche into this little town mystery. The recipes have nothing to do with the book and are just thrown in here and there. Read full review

Review: Batter Off Dead (Pennsylvania Dutch Mystery #17)

User Review  - Chi Dubinski - Goodreads

Is the plot really important here? In this long running series featuring Magdalena Yoder, Mennonite innkeeper and pathological snoop, the reader expects wisecracks, kooky characters, and recipes. If ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Tamar Myers, who is of Amish background, is the author of several Pennsylvania Dutch mysteries, including Custard's Last Stand, The Hand that Rocks the Ladle, Between a Wok and a Hard Place, Too Many Crooks Spoil the Broth, and The Crepes of Wrath. Also the author of the Den of Antiquity series, she lives in South Carolina with her husband.

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