The "M" Word
Author: Jane Isenberg
Published: March 1, 1999 by Avon
Series Name: The Bel Barrett Mystery Series
Main Character: Bel Barrett, Illuminada Guttierez, Betty Ramsey
Can fifty-something English prof Bel Barrett track down the killer of River Edge Community College President Dr. Altagracia Garcia while having hot flashes and senior moments? Bel needs to clear the bad boy culinary arts major accused of icing the president instead of the cake before the real perpetrator stops her and her own goose is cooked.Join Bel, her students, sidekicks, live-in-lover, and "adult" children as Bel prowls the mean streets of Jersey City and Hoboken, New Jersey in (very) hot pursuit of the murderer.