The Solace of Bay Leaves Book Review
Just the Facts
Title: The Solace of Bay Leaves (A Spice Shop Mystery)
Author: Leslie Budewitz
Publisher: Seventh Street Books
About the Book
Pepper Reece is busy managing her Seattle spice shop and enjoying her new beau and their relationship. But when her childhood friend is shot and wounded, Pepper knows she has insight into this mystery that the police do not. Can she face the past and restore everyone to a bright future?
This is an engaging mystery full of twists and turns. The author paints a beautiful picture of the city of Seattle and also gives an insightful look into the world of spices. Pepper is a protagonist that is an inspiration to how much life can be savored and enjoyed after the age of 40. It is never too late to try new things!