Arsenic and Adobo (Tita Rosie's Kitchen, Book 1)

May 4, 2021
Arsenic and Adobo (Tita Rosie's Kitchen, Book 1)

The first book in a new culinary cozy series full ofsharp humor and delectable dishes—one that might just bekiller...When Lila Macapagal moves back home to recover from a horriblebreakup, her life seems to be following all the typical rom-comtropes. She's tasked with saving her Tita Rosie's failingrestaurant, and she has to deal with a group of matchmaking auntieswho shower her with love and judgment. But when a notoriously nastyfood critic (who happens to be her ex-boyfriend) drops dead momentsafter a confrontation with Lila, her life quickly swerves from aNora Ephron romp to an Agatha Christie case.With the cops treating her like she's the one and only suspect,and the shady landlord looking to finally kick the Macapagal familyout and resell the storefront, Lila's left with no choice but toconduct her own investigation. Armed with the nosy auntie network,her barista best bud, and her trusted Dachshund, Longanisa, Lilatakes on this tasty, twisted case and soon finds her own neck onthe chopping block…