CLEO COYLE is a pseudonym for Alice Alfonsi, writing in collaboration with her husband, Marc Cerasini. Both are New York Times bestselling authors of The Coffeehouse Mysteries, now celebrating over ten years in print. Alice and Marc are also bestselling media tie-in writers who have penned properties for Lucasfilm, NBC, Fox, Disney, Imagine, and MGM. They live and work in New York City, where they write independently and together, including the nationally bestselling Haunted Bookshop Mysteries.
Clare Cosi, manager and head barista of the landmark Village Blend coffeehouse, can brew a beverage to die for. But can she stir up some evidence against a bitter killer whos gone loco for mocha?
Clares Village Blend beans are being used to create a new java love potion: a Mocha Magic Coffee billed as an aphrodisiac. Clare may even try some on her boyfriend, NYPD detective Mike Quinnwhen hes off duty, of course
The product, expected to rake in millions, will be sold exclusively on Aphrodites Village, one of the Webs most popular online communities for women. But the launch party ends on a sour note when one of the Websites editors is found dead.
When more of the Websites Sisters of Aphrodite start to die, Clare is convinced someone wants the coffees secret formulaand is willing to kill to get it. Clare isnt about to spill the beans, but will she be next on the hit list? Includes recipes and coffee-making tips!