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By Ovidia Yu

After wasting her husband, Rosie Lee might simply became one among Singapore's "tai tai," an idle wealthy girl dedicated to mah-jongg and comfort buying. in its place she threw herself into construction a culinary empire from her eating place, Aunty Lee's Delights, the place highly spiced Singaporean domestic cooking is graciously served to locals and travelers alike. but if a physique is located in a single of Singapore's appealing vacationer havens, and while one among her prosperous site visitors fails to teach at a cocktail party, Aunty Lee understands that the 2 are most probably connected.

The homicide and disappearance throws jointly Aunty Lee's henpecked stepson Mark, his social-climbing spouse Selina, a homosexual couple whose love continues to be unlawful in Singapore, and an aged Australian vacationer couple whose visit-billed before everything as a excitement cruise-may masks a deeper objective. Investigating the homicide is rookie Police Commissioner Raja, who fast discovers that the savvy and well-connected Aunty Lee can song down clues even greater than neighborhood legislation enforcement.

Wise, witty and strangely fascinating, Aunty Lee's Delights is a highly spiced secret approximately love, friendship and residential cooking in Singapore, the place cash flows freely and folks of many faiths and ethnicities co-exist peacefully, yet the place tensions lurk slightly below the outside, occasionally with lethal effects.

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