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Scene of the Brine

(2016)
(The third book in the Pickled and Preserved Mystery series)
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The national bestselling author of License to Dill returns with a dilly of a pickle.

Piper Lamb has to take a break from jarring her delicious pickles and preserves to blow the lid off a poisoner....

Business is booming at Piper's Picklings in Cloverdale, New York. But not all is sweet in the life of Piper's number one customer and friend, local caterer Sugar Heywood. Sugar is dating wealthy realtor Jeremy Porter, but his family doesn't approve. After their unscrupulous accountant finds some dirt on Sugar, the family quickly urges Jeremy to throw her out like rotten fruit.

Things are further spoiled after the accountant is found poisoned, and all evidence points to Sugar's son, Zach. With the Porter family determined to avoid scandal, it won't be easy for Piper to preserve Zach's innocence. And after someone falls victim to a poisoned jar of some of her brandied cherries, Piper's got a peck of trouble to deal with herself...

Genre: Cozy Mystery

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Used availability for Mary Ellen Hughes's Scene of the Brine

Paperback Editions

February 2016 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Scene of the Brine (Pickled and Preserved Mystery)
Author(s): Mary Ellen Hughes
ISBN: 0-425-26247-2 / 978-0-425-26247-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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Kindle Editions

February 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Scene of the Brine: A Pickled and Preserved Mystery (Pickled and Preserved Mysteries Book 3)
Author(s): Mary Ellen Hughes
Publisher: Mary Ellen Hughes
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU