A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
1/11/1993 The 27 ingredient chili is ready!
January 11, 1993. This date saw the publication of The 27 Ingredient Chili Murders. Nancy Pickard wrote this book based on notes (and recipes) by Virginia Rich, and it stars Rich's charatecter, Eugenia Potter, cook and amateur detective. Publisher's Weekly called it a "satisfying, chatty tale."