Debut authors Dan and Denise Harmer deliver a thrilling food-lover’s adventure in Holy Guacamole. The culinary tale hurtles a television chef and a washed-up sports writer into a harrowing escapade that may cost them their lives.
When Trace Domingo is accepted into Chef Bonnie Miller’s culinary boot camp, a life-threatening journey into Bonnie’s past unfolds. In a vulnerable moment, Trace discovers part of Bonnie’s closely-held secret. She hasn’t yet decided to trust the “bootie” when a crisis makes the choice for her. The pair embark on a race against the clock across southern California and northern Baja in Mexico.
Laced with local references, historical sites, and culinary delights, Holy Guacamole is a fun summer beach read.
About the Authors: Denise, a former stenographer and devourer of books, is the couple’s editor and technician. Dan fine tuned his creative storytelling in high school as a way of explaining why he missed class whenever the surf was up. Their shared passion for the written word has led to a growing collection of awards. The couple enjoys living in Southern California’s “Avocado Capital of the World” where they maintain a laid-back lifestyle as they run a cabinet shop, raise four children, and tend a small ranch. Okay, maybe it does get a little hectic.
My Review: If you love food then this is the book for you. Holy Guacamole is filled with lots of twists and turns that will keep you guessing – What’s next? You will get seriously hungry while reading all the delicious food recipes and references. Follow Trace and Bonnie on an exciting adventure with a little bit of romance mixed in. This is a great summer beach read, pull up a chair and follow along. I enjoyed reading this book and you will too!