Dead as a Scone
Nigel Owen, curator of the Royal Tunbridge Wells Tea Museum, receives word that a clever, exceedingly dangerous criminal sits upon the board of trustees. But before Nigel's source can reveal the law-breaker's identity, Dame Elspeth falls over dead, presumably poisoned by a suspect creme brulee. To make matters worse, the only person who takes Nigel's word that foul play is afoot is the arrogant American tea chemist Flick Adams, who also happens to know a bit about forensic chemistry. Can these two pretentious prima donnas work together to solve this classically English crime--or will they end up victims of tainted tea themselves?
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rretzler - LibraryThing
This book takes place at the Royal Tunbridge Wells Tea Museum, where we meet Nigel Owen and Felicity Adams, the acting director and chief curator, respectively. A member of the Board of Trustees dies ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - thornton37814 - LibraryThing
Felicity "Flick" Adams, an American, is the chief curator of a tea museum in Royal Tunbridge Wells, England. Coffee-loving Nigel Owen is the acting director. Dame Elspeth Hawker, a descendant of the ... Read full review