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10 thoughts on “Murder Takes the Cake (Daphne Martin, #1)

  1. says:

    I m a big fan of murder mysteries, but I m getting a little tired of the books where an unsuspecting, decidedly non professional female detective finds herself in the middle of a hot mystery This book falls deeply into that category, but unfortunately I can t even rate it as one of the better examples of this genre.This book wasn t particularly well written, the storyline felt old and used, and although I believe the author was trying to lend an air of authenticity to her protagonist s career a I m a big fan of murder mysteries, but I m getting a little tired of the books where an unsuspecting, decidedly non professional female detective finds herself in the middle of a hot mystery This book falls deeply into tha...


  2. says:

    If you re looking for a layer cake, this is not the cake for you A simple sheet cake with vanilla frosting, delightful..but nothing truly special I was pleased to get this on my Kindle for a quick, mindless read, but that was definately all it was With little to no attachment to the main character who was practically useless, an empty affair that was barely resolved at all, a mystery that was bland and involvedunlikeable characters and page after page of empty cake decorating blather, I If you re looking for a layer cake, this is not the cake for you A simple sheet cake with vanilla frosting, delightful..but nothing truly special I was pleased to get this on my Kindle for a quick, mindless re...


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    Things aren t off to a great start for Daphne Martin She s just returned to her home town to start a cake decorating business and her first client turns up dead When it s revealed that the woman had been poisoned, suddenly Daphne s cake orders screech to a standstill and she realizes that, if someone doesn t figure out who murdered her first customer, she might never get a second.Our leading lady isn t quite what I was expecting for someone with her history She stands up for herself, is eager Things aren t off to a great start for Daphne Martin She s just returned to her home town to start a cake decorating business and her first client turns up dead When it s revealed that the woman had been poisoned, suddenly Daph...


  4. says:

    Daphne Martin is back in her hometown to start a new life after her husband tried to kill her, she moved back to the little town to start a cake business She s delivering a cake to her first customer, Yodel Watson, but when Daphne gets there, Yodel is dead yes, that s her name, lol, it s explained later in the story Now, even though the...


  5. says:

    Originally posted at Bunny s ReviewThis is not a fast hot sizzling mystery I prefer to think of it as a slow cooking mystery that provides the right ingredients information exactly when the sleuth or reader needs it.When starting this series I knew that Daphne was divorced and experienced an abusive ex husband I was thankful the author did not provide extensive details about the abuse Any type of abuse to a person or animal is an automatic DNF 1 star for me.When Daphne stumbles upon a dead c Originally posted at Bunn...


  6. says:

    Every town has their local town gossip and holder of all information about everything and everyone that has done something less than stellar But not everyone is asked to bake their first cake for their new business, just to find that the customer is that town s gossip, and Daphne s cake delivery finds her dead on her own couch This is what happens to Daphne when she moves back to her hometown planning to start her cake baking business there Rumor has it that Daphne s cake poisoned her custome Every town has their local town gossip and holder of all information about everything and everyone that has done something less than stellar But not everyone is asked to bake their first cake for their new business, just to find that the customer is that town s gossip, and Daphne s cake delivery finds her dead on her own couch This is what happens to Daphne when she moves back to her hometown plann...


  7. says:

    Daphne Martin has recently moved back home to southwest Virginia Daphne has opened Daphne s Delectable Cakes Daphne s first client is Yodel Watson Yodel has a reputation in town for being a town gossip She is also not a very liked person So when Yodel is found murdered There is no love lost The million dollar question is Who didn t want Yodel dead Murder Takes the Cake is the first Daphne Martin Cake Decorating mystery novel This book is a re release with some added, new material I like Daphne Martin has recently moved back home to southwest Virginia Daphne has opened Daphne s Delectable Cakes Daphne s first client is Yodel Watson Yodel has a reputation in town for being a town gossip She is also not a very liked person So when Yodel is found murdered There is no love lost The million dollar question is Who didn t want Yodel dead Murder Takes the Cake is the first Daphne Martin Cake Decorating mystery novel This book is a re release with some added, new material I like Daphne She is nice but she is a bit na ve At the same time, I liked this quality about Daphne and hope she never really wises up There were quite the wide ranges of interesting characters in this book While I did have fun reading this book, there were some parts in the middle where I did skim over as I felt that the story could have moved faster This book is just what a cozy mystery novel should ...


  8. says:

    Read this book this afternoon and I really couldn t put it down It s the first of a series and one of the best things about it is that in addition to solving the murder mystery, the heroine also delves into a personal mystery, which not only added ...


  9. says:

    Quite possibly the worst book I ve read in a long time The book was chock full of simplistic language and excruciating detail regarding which tips the protagonist used to decorate her cakes I saw the ending...


  10. says:

    Delightful and intriguing at the same time Well written


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Murder Takes the Cake (Daphne Martin, #1) Cozy Murder Mystery When The Meanest Gossip In Brea Ridge Dies Mysteriously, Suspicions Turn To Cake Decorator Daphne Martin But All Daphne Did Was Deliver A Spice Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting And Find Yodel S Body Now Daphne S Got To Help Solve The Murder And Clear Her Good Name Problem Is, Her Virginia Hometown Is Brimming With People Who Had Good Reason To Kill Yodel, And Daphne S Whole Family Is Among Them.

  • Paperback
  • 260 pages
  • Murder Takes the Cake (Daphne Martin, #1)
  • Gayle Trent
  • English
  • 19 May 2017
  • 0980245362

About the Author: Gayle Trent

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