Murder at the St. Regis by Dianne Harman

A celebrity television chef with a Fledgling VIP catering company. A 10-year-old niece she didn't know she had. Mix those with poison, car bombs, and murderers and her carefully laid out plans for a future life become completely upended!

Tragically, Dani's parents died in a plane crash, and Dani Rosetti leaves law school behind, heads to Paris, and becomes a chef. And not just any old chef – but a chef who goes on to become the darling of the celebrity chef world.

When a rabid fan tries to kill her, she ends her television career as a celebrity chef to start a catering company for the VIPs of the world. What she never expected, after not speaking with her brother for years, is that he had a child, and when he unexpectedly dies, that she would become that child's guardian. Suddenly she's Auntie Dani to a ten-year-old. But someone wants to kill her. It takes all the resources her bodyguard, Arthur, who doubles as her sous-chef, has to keep Dani and her niece safe. Whipping up cream for chocolate mousses was a lot easier for both Dani and Arthur!

This is the debut book in the Chef Dani Rosetti Cozy Mystery Series by a USA Bestselling Author and Amazon All-Star.

Dani Rosetti has just completed a television contract and is looking forward to the adventures she will have with her new catering company VIP Catering Service. Life hasn’t been easy for Dani was in law school when her parents Luigi and Chiara Rosetti were killed in a plane crash, and Dani found out her brother Bruno was drunk while piloting the plane so there has been no contact for many years. Truly not wanting to follow in her father’s footsteps Dani leaves for Paris and Cordon Bleu cooking school and becomes a well-known chef. Having a great cooking show for eight years, the decision after a fan tried to kill her, Dani, ended her television career and formed her own catering company VIP Catering. Her friend Arthur Martinez who owns a security firm becomes her sous-chef and adopting a dog Killer to guard her, Dani along with her other dog Kiku thinks life is pretty good. While preparing for a very important dinner Dani gets a phone call her brother Bruno had a heart attack and died leaving her as a custodian of his 10 year old daughter Anna. As we turn the pages we find that someone placed poison candy in her mailbox and Anna is being rushed to the hospital, her car explodes and an innocent victim is killed and thinking she is meeting with a new client a gun is in her face, someone wants Dani dead and she doesn’t know why. As the pages turn, a nanny is hired for Anna and a list of suspects begins to be developed. Dani along with her bodyguard, Arthur carry the story and make this new addition to Ms. Harman’s books a great addition. ~ Amazon Reviewer