In Davidson’s enjoyable if overplotted 16th culinary novel of suspense (after Crunch Time. Diane Mott Davidson, Morrow, $ (p) ISBN. Crunch Time Cookies: Diane Mott Davidson. Maybe this belongs on my DyingforChocolate blog, but I couldn’t help but post it here. My worlds. No one cooks up a tastier stew of murder, mystery, and mayhem than New York Times bestselling author Diana Mott Davidson. Entertainment Weekly calls her.

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W I thought I loved this series.

Diane Mott Davidson – Crunch Time

Davidson would like for the reader to think of GOldy as smart and sluething, it seems, advidson me, that she is more meddlesome and arrogant. Aspen Meadows and the recent cast of characters keep you on the bumpy ride from beginning to end.

Plus, it was hard to keep the new players straight. I don’t read these books for realism. Yet another murderer in Aspen Meadow, Colo. Quotes from Crunch Time. The editing for this novel was an improvement over her recent books. I’ll davisdon by saying that I did enjoy reading this book.

A bit disappointed that the recipes were not as central to the story HOW many subplots were we going to be exposed to and try and figure out? I enjoyed the references to my beloved Colorado and food.


The long-term characters, those that have appeared throughout the series, make zero strides forward. I read A LOT. Why wouldn’t it be the safest place to stash stolen goods? Silva rated it really liked it. I have been thinking and praying for my many friends in the states that have been devastated by Hurricane Sandy and hope that life returns to normal for all of you very soon.

Well not so much. In addition, she has written short mtot and poetry for various publications. I had hopes after 15, Fatally Flaky, once again returned to form with a decent mystery plot but now with this 16th entry in the series, I am afraid for the future of the entire series. I can see why, but it’s still a fast read.

Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. Anne’s School in Charlottesville, Virginia, where her English teacher, Emyl Jenkins, encouraged her to become a writer. The pair have come to stay with Goldy and Tom and their teenage son, Arch, as complications escalate.

Then Yolanda’s roommate, Ernest, is murdered, his house is burnt down, and Yolanda is blaming her ex-boyfriend, Kris, for it. Want to Read saving….

Generally they are light reading without overly gory murders and with interesting and fun characters. Open Crunchh See a Problem?

But then Ernest is shot dead Another great book in the Goldy series. I just wish the characters would grow a bit more Arch is 16, it’s time Goldy treated him that way. There were way too many characters, too many storylines, and too many absolutely ridiculous events. This time, though, the tale is overlong, with too much attention to food and a chaotic mystery.


Mystery Fanfare: Crunch Time Cookies: Diane Mott Davidson

She pushes her way in and tries to figure out how to help them, keep her business running and ensure her own home and family aren’t impacted. Davidson has volunteered for numerous organizations.

Books by Diane Mott Davidson. Davidson was educated at St.

It’s a fun series to read, but you probably only need dvidson read a few throughout to get the gist Sep 03, Erin rated it did not like it. My mouth was watering as I read the ingredients for the Crunch Time Cookies…drool! Colorado caterer Goldy Schulz cooks up big trouble as she tries to help her longtime friend and fellow chef Yolanda Garcia. If she wants to build on her fan base, make them about Julian building his vegan catering business in Denver, and then mention news about Goldy sometimes.