Leslie Wetzon had a bad feeling when her on-again, off-again lover, Detective Silvestri, began investigating the homicide of an old flame. It was a feeling that only got worse when she learned that the victim was a friend of the woman who runs The Groaning Board. Wetzon’s business partner Xenia Smith has just hired the upscale gourmet food service to cater an important dinner party. Soon it seems everything is coming to a boil. Silvestri claims he needs time alone. Xenia is out of control. Wetzon finds herself attracted to a married man. And her phone callers include a heavy breather. If that’s not bad enough, someone close to her has an insatiable appetite for murder…and Wetzon may be the next course.

“A visit with Annette Meyers’ formidable Wall Street headhunters, Leslie Wetzon and Xenia Smith, is like visiting old friends whose tales always entertain and who still manage to bring along a few surprises.”
—Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale

“Annette Meyers has created one if the most fascinating and entertaining series featuring a female amateur sleuth on bookstore shelves today.”
—Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine

“A shrewd and funny series.”
—Chicago Tribune

The Groaning Board by Annette Meyers