Even Lulu Taylorproprietress of Aunt Pats Barbeque Restaurant in the heart of Memphis, Tennesseeneeds to get out of the kitchen now and then. But at the Rock and Ribs festival, she finds more than a taste of trouble Reuben Shaw rubs a lot of people the wrong wayincluding Lulus best friend, Cherry, who has the misfortune of being in the booth next to his at the festival. The pigheaded pit master thinks hes a shoo-in to win the barbeque competition, but he spends more time stirring up trouble than seasoning his spare ribs.
Hours after she gets into a quarrel with him, Cherry finds Shaw dead with a butcher knife in his chest. Now its her turn to get grilledby the police. Lulu sets out to clear her friends name and finds Shaw had more secrets than his BBQ recipe.
Shell need to act fast, because the real killer will spare no oneincluding Lulu. Includes recipes!