The first book in the Italian Cooks mysteries finds Tessa Esposito trying to recover from her grief of the death of her husband. The police inform her that it was not an accident but MURDER as someone had tamper with the car. Tessa needs to know who is responsible DEATH. She begins to think someone at the Slice, a pizzeria is quilty. The owner hired her as a cook because he wants to market her tomato sauce which is unique. This was the last place her husband was seen before the accident. He was also the accountant for the pizza parlor. Will the owner be able to copy the recipe for the sauce? Will Tessa finds answer before she follows her husband in death. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS BOOK. Recipes are included. Disclosure: Thanks to Poison Pen Press for a copy through NetGalley.The opinions expressed are my own.