A Game of Cones (An Ice Cream Parlor Mystery)

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Bronwyn is living the sweet life, making ice cream and serving treats at her family’s ice cream shop until a developer threatens to ruin it. News of a mall shakes locals and results in the murder of the developer which leads Bronwyn to the reality that someone she knows could be a killer. After her friend becomes the likely suspect, she sets out to find clues that will lead her to the real killer. Soon Bronwyn has a whole other problem on her hands when her aunt arrives intent on taking over the family business.

The characters create a close-knit community with the shop owners providing an assortment of suspects as one could be a murderer. Abby Collette has a rich cast of characters including Bronwyn’s closest friends and even the presence of Grandma Kay who is felt throughout. The community drives the story as Collette weaves in the idea of a small town versus developmental takeover in the backdrop of the murder investigation. This cozy mystery will leave your sweet tooth wanting a helping of ice cream and an extra scoop of this series.

A Game of Cones is the second book in the Ice Cream Parlor Mystery series.

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Author Abby Collette
Star Count 4.5/5
Format Trade
Page Count 352 pages
Publisher Penguin Random House
Publish Date 02-Mar-2021
ISBN 9780593099681 Buy this Book
Issue June 2021
Category Mystery, Crime, Thriller