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  • Hardcover
  • 239 pages
  • Earthly Delights (Corinna Chapman, #1)
  • Kerry Greenwood
  • English
  • 08 May 2018
  • 1590583930

10 thoughts on “Earthly Delights (Corinna Chapman, #1)

  1. says:

    Corinna Chapman s bakery, Earthly Delights, had been a huge success since she had opened it after leaving her two timing husband James even though it was situated in the seedier part of Melbourne she had customers rushing in on their way to work on their morning breaks until her stock was negligible when she closed at 2pm So the morning she opened the back door at 6am after filling the oven with delicious pastries the morning she discovered the body of a young girl and immediately began C Corinna Chapman s bakery, Earthly Delights, had been a huge success since she had opened it after leaving her two timing husband James even though it was situated in the seedier part of Melbourne she had customers rushing in on their way to work on their morning breaks until her stock was negligible when she closed at 2pm So the morning she opened the back door at 6am after filling the oven with delicious pastries the morning she discovered the body of a young girl and immediately began CPR, was the morning things began to go wrong in Corinna s little part of town.When the inhabitants of Corinna s apartmen...


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    The writer of the delightful Phryne Fisher series jumps nine decades into Melbourne s future, to bring us Corinna Chapman, baker Corinna lives and bakes in Melbourne, Australia, in one of the truly great buildings of fiction, the Insula, eight stories covered in peacock blue tiles where each apartment is named for a Roman god or goddess and decorated accordingly Someone is terrorizing the women in the building with poison pen letters, graffiti and vandalism, and someone else is killing junkies The writer of the delightful Phryne Fisher series jumps nine decades into Melbourne s future, to bring us Corinna Chapman, baker Corinna lives and bakes in Melbourne, Australia, in one of the truly great buildings of fiction, the Insula, eight stories covered in peacock blue tiles where each apartment is named for a Roman god or goddess and decorated accordingly Someone is terrorizing the women in the building with poison pen letters, graffiti and vandalism, and someone else is killing junkies on Corinna s very doorstep Of course she takes action, however reluctantly, and along the way we meet her friends and neighbor...


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    Romantic cosy mystery vampire novel Is that a thing Corinna Chapman, x accountant and now baker in inner city Melbourne s business district by day and junkie haven by night gets involved in a number of mysteries that are impacting on her normal routines Enter Daniel Cohen, heart throb and mystery man himself, Corinna is weak at the knees now and must get involved in investigating the crimes just to be near him.A delightful story, even if its not ...


  4. says:

    Having already wasted time reading this, I don t want to waste too muchtime writing a review It started out quite well, but had greatly deteriorated by the end There were elements I liked about this, but unfortunately they were far outweighed by things I didn t like there were too many vampires, goths and witches In addition, the writing felt choppy and seemed to jump from one thing to the next without any explanation.I won t be continuing on with this series I ll stick to the Phryn Having already wasted time reading this, I don t want to waste too muchtime writing a review It starte...


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    I really liked this book though in a way, I can t quite figure out why It s a mystery, but really solving the mystery waslike the truth unveiled itself I do know I liked the characters and the evolution of relationships a whole lot.Corinna Chapman owns a bakery in modern day Melbourne Australia She s divorced, having kicked her career as an accountant to the curb, kicked off her sexy kitten heels and apron, eschewed the rigid starvation diet and ended her marriage Now she s gone from s I really liked this book though in a way, I can t quite figure out why It s a mystery, but really solving the mystery waslike the truth unveiled itself I do know I liked the characters and the evolution of relationships a whole lot.Cor...


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    Earthly Delights is the first in contemporary series by Kerry Greenwood, author of the popular Phryne Fisher series This one is set in modern Melbourne and our heroine is a chubby baker named Corinna Chapman Corinna used to be a CPA but ditched her job and her husband to pursue her love of baking She has moved into a wonderful building called the Insula in a not so wonderful part of Melbourne but the location is unique and her neighbors are interesting All is going fairly well for Corinna Earthly Delights is the first in contemporary series by Kerry Greenwood, author of the...


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    It has to be said Kerry Greenwood creates characters that are so two dimensional that you wonder if a computer composed them To me this book is a clear example of an author writing about characters that she has no understanding of When she writes about Taz the computer geek character, it is so obvious that this is the viewpoint of someone who is so far removed from this type of person or culture, that she is just using bland, make that very bland stereotypes You could argue that the lead p It has to be said Kerry Greenwood creates characters that are so two dimensional that you wonder if a computer compose...


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    I started off with this author s 1920s crime novels about Phryne Fisher, beautiful,slim, rich, smart and good at just about everything except those things she doesn t want to be good at, like playing music or cooking I look forward to each new one They re great fun and show a Melbourne that is mostly long gone.When this book came out, i didn t know what to make of the idea It s still set in Melbourne, but in the present day, in a Roman themed building where I d move tomorrow if it existed Th I started off with this author s 1920s crime novels about Phryne Fisher, beautiful,slim, rich, smart and good at just about everything except those things she doesn t want to be good at, like playing music or cooking I look forward to each new one They re great fun and show a Melbourne that is mostly long gone.When this book came out, i didn t know what to make of the idea It s still set in Melbourne, but in the present day, in a Roman themed building where I d move tomorrow if it existed The heroine, Corinna Chapman, is as different from Phryne as it s possible to be She s large, loves cooking and gave up her job as a high profile accountant to become a baker And she has a boyfriend, whom she meets in this first book, who looks like Angel Yum It s the boyfriend, Daniel Cohen, who s the private eye, specialising in missing children, but doing other things as well, and somehow Corinna gets caught up in it all.In this one there is a missing girl, a lot of drug addicts dyin...


  9. says:

    I am a great fan of Australian mystery author Kerry Greenwood s Phryne Fisher series, which is set in a 1920s Melbourne What a delight to read every book that features the unbelievably chic, unconventional and generous Phryne So I was really looking forward to Greenwood s other series, which features the zaftig baker Corinna Chapman in present day Melbourne To begin with, Earthly Delights contains common Britishisms e.g., trainers for running shoes or sneakers, lift for elevator and the occ I am a great fan of Australian m...


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    What did I just read What is this thing As a fan of the Phyrne Fisher books, I ran across this one and picked it up OK, yeah, yet another series behemoth, but same author, probably same sort of flavour.so not The redoubtable Miss Fisher takes her lovin where she can find it, but loves without loving, if you get me This thing doesn t know whether it s chicklit or crime, romance or roughhouse Well, noone thing it definitely isn t, is rough It s too superficial for that Even with dying What did I just read What is this thing As a fan of the Phyrne Fisher books, I ran across this one and picked it up OK, yeah, yet another series behemoth, but same author, probably same sort of flavour.so not The redoubtable Miss Fisher takes her lovin where she can find it, but loves without loving, if you get me This thing doesn t know whether it s chicklit or crime, romance or roughhouse Well, noone thing it definitely isn t, is rough It s too superficial for that Even with dying junkies all over the place and a Mafia hitman tracking a hapless baker s assistant, most of the rough stuff takes pla...


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Earthly Delights (Corinna Chapman, #1) Baking Is An Alchemical Process For Corinna Chapman At Four Am She Starts Work At Earthly Delights, Her Bakery In Calico Alley.But One Morning Corinna Receives A Threatening Note Saying The Wages Of Sin Is Death And Finds A Syringe In Her Cat S Paw A Blue Faced Junkie Has Collapsed In The Dark Alley And A Mysterious Man With Beautiful Eyes Appears With A Plan For Corinna And Her Bread Then It Is Goths, Dead Drug Addicts, Witchcraft, A Homeless Boy And A Missing Girl And It Seems She Will Never Get Those Muffins Cooked In Time.With Flair, Chutzpah And A Talent For Kneading, Corinna Chapman Will Find Out Who Exactly Is Threatening Her Life And Bake Some Beautiful Bread.


About the Author: Kerry Greenwood

Kerry Greenwood was born in the Melbourne suburb of Footscray and after wandering far and wide, she returned to live there She has a degree in English and Law from Melbourne University and was admitted to the legal profession on the 1st April 1982, a day which she finds both soothing and significant.Kerry has written twenty novels, a number of plays, including The Troubadours with Stephen D Arcy, Kerry Greenwood was born in the Melbourne suburb of Footscray and after wandering far and wide, she returned to live there She has a degree in English and Law from Melbourne University and was admitted to the legal profession on the 1st April 1982, a day which she finds both soothing and significant.Kerry has written twenty novels, a number of plays, including The Troubadours with Stephen D Arcy, is an award winning children s writer and has edited and contributed to several anthologies In 1996 she published a book of essays on female murderers called Things She Loves Why women Kill.The Phryne Fisher series pronounced Fry knee, to rhyme with briny began in 1989 with Cocaine Blues which was a great success Kerry has written thirteen books in this series with no sign yet of Miss Fisher hanging up her pearl handled pistol Kerry says that as long as people want to read them, she can keep writing them.Kerry Greenwood has worked as a folk singer, factory hand, director, producer, translator, costume maker, cook and is currently a solicitor When she is not writing, she works as a locum solicitor for the Victorian Legal Aid She is also the unpaid curator of seven thousand books, three cats Attila, Belladonna and Ashe and a computer called Apple which squeaks She embroiders very well but cannot knit She has flown planes and leapt out of them with a parachute in an attempt to cure her fear of heights she is now terrified of jumping out of planes but can climb ladders without fear She can detect second hand bookshops from blocks away and is often found within them.For fun Kerry reads science fiction fantasy and detective stories She is not married, has no children and lives with a registered wizard When she is not doing any of the above she stares blankly out of the window.http www.earthlydelights.net.au