Hanna Denton has returned home to Crystal Cove, CA to take over the pie shop Grannie Louise owned for thirty years. Grannie moved to the ritzy retirement community on the hill and Hanna is working hard to live up to her reputation for baking the best pies in the state. Hanna is suddenly faced with an even bigger challenge: convincing handsome new police chief Sam--that Grannie couldn't possibly have committed murder. Includes recipes. Original.