By Ovidia Yu
Rosie “Aunty” Lee, the feisty widow, beginner sleuth, and owner of Singapore’s best-loved domestic cooking eating place, is again in one other delectable, witty secret regarding scandal and homicide one of the city’s elite.
Few recognize extra approximately what is going on in Singapore than Aunty Lee. whilst a scandal over unlawful organ donation regarding favourite voters makes information, she already has a listing of suspects. There’s no time to snoop, though—Aunty Lee’s Delights is catering a brunch for neighborhood socialites Henry and Mabel Sung at their opulent house.
Rumor has it that the Sung’s fortune is in hassle, and Aunty Lee wonders if the gossip is correct. yet quickly after arriving on the Sung’s condominium, her interest turns to suspicion. Why is a garage apartment she discovers locked? what's the couple arguing approximately in the back of closed doorways? the place is the visitor of honor who by no means confirmed up?
Then, Mabel Sung and her son Leonard are discovered useless. The gurus blame it on Aunty Lee’s designated stewed chook with buah keluak, a neighborhood black nut that may be toxic if cooked improperly. Aunty Lee hasn't ever carelessly ready a dish. She’s convinced the deaths are murder—and that they’re in some way associated with the organ donor scandal.
To keep her enterprise and her popularity, she’s received to turn out it—and unmask a perilous killer whose subsequent sufferer could be Aunty Lee.
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