A White House Chef Mystery: Buffalo West Wing

Author: Julie Hyzy 
Publisher:  Berkley , First Edition edition (January 4, 2011) 
ISBN:  978-0-425-23923-0
Series: A White House Chef Mystery (#1)

With a new First Family, White House executive chef Olivia Paras can’t afford to make any mistakes. But when a box of take-out chicken mysteriously shows up for the First Kids, she soon finds herself in a “no-wing” situation. After Olivia refuses to serve the chicken, the First Lady gives her the cold shoulder. But when it turns out to be poisoned poultry, Olivia realizes the kids are true targets.


Home Of The Braised

Author: Julie Hyzy 
Publisher: Berkley; First Berkley Prime Crime (January 7, 2014) 
ISBN: 978-0-425-26238-2
Series:  A White House Chef Mystery (Book 7)

With the pressure of an upcoming state dinner that could make or break the president’s foreign policy, White House executive chef Olivia Paras has precious little time to focus on her wedding plans—or to catch a murderer…

Tensions are running high as the White House staff adjusts to a new chief usher and prepares for a high-stakes state dinner, where everything must be perfect. But as the date for the event approaches, things go disastrously wrong when the secretary of defense is found dead in his home, seemingly killed during a break-in.

At the same time Olivia’s fiancé, Gav, is looking into the mysterious murder of an old friend. Is there a connection? Despite an increase in security following the secretary’s death, Ollie learns the president is in imminent danger at the dinner and must do everything in her power to get to him—before it’s too late…

A manor House Mystery: Grace Against The Clock

Author: Julie Hyzy 
Publisher:  Berkley (July 1, 2014)
ISBN: 978-0-425-25967-2
Series:  A Manor House Mystery (Book #5)

With the town clock in desperate need of repair, local lawyer Joyce Swedburg and her ex-husband, Dr. Leland Keay, are trying to put their differences aside to organize a benefit at Marshfield Manor to raise money to restore the beautiful timepiece. While Grace appreciates the opportunity to support such a good cause, the tension between the unhappy exes is giving her the urge to put both of the organizers in time out.

But after Leland collapses on stage during the festivities, poisoned, Grace suspects there was more going on behind the scenes. Now, she’s in a race to catch a ticked off murderer, and, if she’s going to prevent anyone else from getting hurt, every second will count…

A White House Chef Mystery: Affairs Of Steak

Author: Julie Hyzy 
Publisher:  Berkley  (January 3, 2012) 
ISBN:  978-0-425-24583-5
Series: A White House Chef Mystery ( #5 ) 

White House chef Olivia Paras and her arch nemesis, White House Sensitivity Director Peter Everett Sargeant, must work together to solve the double murder of one of the First Lady’s assistants and the Chief of Staff-before they become the next victims of a merciless assassin with a secret agenda.