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Killer Chardonnay

(The first book in the Colorado Wine Mystery series)
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A young winery owner won't let one sour grape ruin the bunch in the first installment of this exciting cozy mystery series.

Parker Valentine has always dreamed of opening her own winery in her hometown of Boulder, Colorado. But she gets more than she bargained for when a food and wine critic unexpectedly shows up at Vino Valentine on opening day. A negative review could be fatal for her business, and not only does he seem to hate her chardonnay, he also collapses and dies shortly after drinking it.

Although Parker hoped that the attendees would put a cork in it, soon her winery is at the center of a social media firestorm. With #killerchardonnay trending online, Parker's business is in danger of closing, and she has no choice but to investigate the murder herself.

To restore her reputation, catch a killer, and keep her struggling business open, Parker needs only one thing: some good proof.

Genre: Cozy Mystery

Praise for this book

"Parker Valentine...will steal your heart and pair it with a smooth mystery in this sparkling debut. A wine rack full of suspects won’t stop the determined sleuth and vintner from bottling up a killer and saving her dream. Killer Chardonnay has legs!" - Leslie Budewitz

"Killer Chardonnay offers a wonderful blend of suspense and humor. You’ll raise your glass to Parker Valentine, the charming sleuth at the center of this twisty and satisfying mystery. A most delightful debut!" - Cynthia Kuhn

"Killer Chardonnay is an engaging mystery filled with wine knowledge, romance, and a gutsy protagonist. Kate Lansing is a delightful new voice in the mystery genre and I can’t wait to read the next one in this series." - Nadine Nettmann

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Used availability for Kate Lansing's Killer Chardonnay

Paperback Editions

May 2020 : USA Mass Market Paperback

Title: Killer Chardonnay (A Colorado Wine Mystery)
Author(s): Kate Lansing
ISBN: 0-593-10018-2 / 978-0-593-10018-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   

Audio Editions

May 2020 : USA Audio edition

Title: Killer Chardonnay
Author(s): Kate Lansing
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

May 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Killer Chardonnay (A Colorado Wine Mystery Book 1)
Author(s): Kate Lansing
Publisher: Berkley
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU