A Sunny McCoskey Napa Valley MysteryBook - 2005
Returning from a party late one night, chef Sunny McCoskey is the first to discover the body of a murdered woman left outside a local winery, and she may even have witnessed the killer driving away.
Thrust into the center of a crime that has rattled the tranquil Napa Valley, Sunny pursues her own investigation, a journey that takes her from Northern California's wine country to the insular houseboat community along the San Francisco Bay. Uncovering a tangle of secret liaisons, Sunny closes in on the murderer, who responds with one more desperate act.
With Murder Alfresco, author Nadia Gordon again takes us into the heart of the food and wine culture of the Napa and Sonoma Valleys, and introduces us to an array of irreverent characters. As the Los Angeles Times said, "Sunny is a welcome, energetic heroine....She and her pals are fun to be around."
Baker & Taylor
Stumbling upon the body of a murdered woman, left bound and hanging from a tree at an exclusive winery, chef Sunny McCoskey is suddenly thrust into the middle of a notorious crime that has rocked peaceful Napa Valley and, with the help of her irreverent friends and colleagues, launches her own investigation into the killing.