Thirsty Thursday and Hungry Hearts (5)

 

Thirsty Thursday and Hungry Hearts - (un)Conventional Bookviews

 

Welcome to Thirsty Thursday and Hungry Hearts, an original weekly meme hosted at (un)Conventional Bookviews where readers share food or drink quotes from their current reads.

Over on her site, Lexxie says: So many of the books we read have food or drinks in them, some I’d love to try, and others I’d never ever want to taste… and I thought it could be interesting and fun to share some food and / or drink quotes…  If you want to participate, you can grab my logo if you’d like, or you can make your own, but please link back to me in your own post.

The idea of this feature is to:

  • Share a quote with food or drinks that showed up in a recent read,
  • as well as if it’s something you think you’d like or not.
  • Share the title of the book it happened in,
  • as well as the character who ate or drank the special little something.
  • Each week there is a link-up for the current post so that it’s easy to find other participants as well.
  • Add your post to the linky.

 

My quote today comes from Bake, Battle and Roll (Book 6 in the Lexy Baker Mystery Series) by Leighann Dobbs.

 

bake battle and roll

 

 

“What kind of pies are these?”

“Huh?” Lexy scrunched her face at the detective who gestured at two of the pies she had finished earlier which were cooling on the counter.

“Apple and blueberry.”

“And this one?” he asked pointing to one in the back.

“Lemon meringue.” Lexy wondered what this had to do with the dead chef.

Payne tapped his lips with the eraser end of his pencil. “May I?”

Lexy’s brow creased deeper. Was this guy for real? He wanted a piece of pie? Now? She nodded slowly. Payne reached over and grabbed a chef’s knife, cutting a large slice of pie. He looked at the knife as he pulled it out.

“This looks similar to the knife that killed your chef.”

 

I read Bake, Battle and Roll a few ago and found it enjoyable enough.  As a whole, the series isn’t one that I plan to continue but it offers up a sweet protagonist, a quirky grandma-detective crew and lots of mouth watering deserts!

As for if I’d eat any of those pies… Umm… YEAH!!! I’m happy to have a slice each of the apple, blueberry and lemon merengue.  If you have any cherry or pumpkin, feel free to toss those on too!

 

What about you? What pie do you want today?

 

Advertisements

43 thoughts on “Thirsty Thursday and Hungry Hearts (5)

Add yours

    1. well, rats! chalk it up to my age. i just reviewed a book by Leighann on my throwback thursday (today, but scheduled previously), and you are right. not overly thrilled. the book i am spotlighting on friday is a K-9 cozy by Diane Kelly and am totally loving it. sooo….sorry, back to back reviews and thinking it was tomorrow’s.

      Liked by 2 people

      1. Oh my! I can’t believe you haven’t tried it. There’s a real easy recipe using instant pudding, whipped cream and Graham cracker crust. It’s so delicious. You must try it! 😍💜

        Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑

Excuse My Reading

My Bookish Experiences

FNM

Book Reviews and More

IMwithJay

Internet Marketing for the Rest of Us

TheMomsomnia

Entertainment, advice and reviews from a stay at home mom!

Macsbooks

Fear not November's challenge bold; we've books and friends and hearths that won't grow cold...

Trialogue

My try at dialogues and trialogues

Books Are The New Black

Book Reviews and Book Talk

The Book Decoder

Book Reviews by a Geek

theobssesedgirl

Just Another Teenager

La Vida Raq

Que casualidad

I'm All About Books

Jody's Book Tours, Blasts, Cover Reveals, Hosted Giveaways & More

Meeghan reads and bakes

Books, baking and other questionable hobbies...

Gossamer Pages

a young adult book blog

greenish bookshelf

reader lives of a bookish reader

Jina S. Bazzar

authors inspirations

Miss Honeybug's Reads & Crafts

Book reviews and crafty creations

Raising Boys with Books

A mom who aims to raise kind, caring, courageous boys, and the books that help her get there.

Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

Echoes of Life, Love and Laughter

Writers Lifes Work

Writers Life

E. Denise Billups, Writer

Write Mind, Fit Body

Adventures Thru Wonderland

~Living life one page at a time~

Robbie Yates

Children's Author and Writer of Ridiculous Poetry

As the CROWS feast...

...we count the drops

Hannah reads and other things

Books, Jesus, Daily life, and More

%d bloggers like this: