By Cathy Ace
A dream holiday at a Mexican seashore lodge rapidly dissolves right into a nightmare for criminologist and foodie Cait Morgan whilst her better half, Bud Anderson, is badly arrested for the homicide of the neighborhood florist, a talented plantswoman.
With Bud’s freedom, and even perhaps his lifestyles, at stake, Cait has to struggle the clock to determine which member of the small Mexican group may have killed the revered florist, and why. Investigating less than the watchful gaze of the neighborhood police, Cait has to maintain her dating with Bud a mystery, and she or he quickly discovers she’s no longer the single one with whatever to conceal. Peeling again layers of deceit to bare much more puzzles, Cait struggles with a creeping feel of unreality as she desperately attempts to save lots of Bud . . . and, eventually, herself.
The 3rd publication of the liked Cait Morgan Mysteries, The Corpse with the Emerald Thumb travels to the idyllic Mexican geographical region and a tequila plantation as Cait races to transparent her companion of murder.
By Elisabeth Lee
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By Libby Klein
Newly widowed and fixed in a middle-aged funk, Poppy has been operating on cookies, infomercials, and one-sided chats along with her cat for months. There’s no approach in the world she’s attending her twenty-five-year type reunion—especially after receiving a truly extraordinary letter from Barbie, the preferred cheerleader who taunted her throughout highschool. at the very least, now not till Poppy’s ally virtually drags her to the development . . .
utilizing the feared homecoming as an excuse to go to her eccentric Aunt Ginny, Poppy vows to go away Cape may possibly with delight and Spanx intact. Too undesirable Barbie continues to be the queen of suggest on the reunion. And worse, that her lifeless physique is mendacity correct in entrance of Poppy’s previous locker. Singled out because the killer, it’s as much as Poppy to confront her prior and transparent her identify. yet among retaining her aunt from catastrophe and tackling a gluten-free vitamin, can Poppy crack the case earlier than she’s voted “Most prone to Die” through the murderer?
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By Shannon Esposito
When doggie-yoga teacher Elle Pressley’s eccentric Greek patron tells her she’s been cursed through the evil eye, Elle shrugs it off – until eventually she discovers a physique striking from the kitchen rafters at a Halloween get together.
Finding herself dragged into the resultant research, Elle turns to her new boyfriend, Devon Burke, the hunky neighborhood P.I. yet whereas she’s studying to belief back and open her center, she’s additionally learning that trusting the incorrect individual could be a lethal mistake. With Devon distracted by way of new proof in his mom and dad’ homicide case and Elle’s streak of undesirable good fortune carrying on with, is destiny approximately to convey them either into the fingers of a made up our minds killer?
By Sue Ann Jaffarian
It's the puppy days of summer season for Odelia and Greg when they rescue a puppy from a closed motor vehicle on a blistering scorching day. The offender is former truth superstar Marla Kingston, who is married to a shopper of Odelia's legislations company. The puppy used to be stored, yet Odelia's task may not be while Kingston calls for blood. issues get even stickier while a video of the rescue is going viral, and the fellow who helped them lands up useless. And who's the mysterious younger girl who exhibits up in regards to the comparable time? Is she attached or simply an opportunist seeking to profit from their reluctant web fame?
By Dusty J. Miller
By Isabella Archan
By Karen Pullen
unsolved abduction, Stella Lavender has
joined the North Carolina kingdom Bureau
of research merely to be significantly challenged
by her first task as an
undercover drug agent. Stella works
nights, deciding to buy medicinal drugs from paranoid drug
dealers, amassing facts to ship them
to legal or flip them into informants.
She’s nice on the task simply because, as her boss
says, “you don’t appear like a cop.” yet the
physical probability and the mandatory betrayals
are attending to her. while she sees a
chance to paintings a murder, she’ll always
One afternoon Stella provides a hitchhiking
teenager a trip to her babysitting
job. Horror awaits them—the father lies
dead in a pool of blood, and his toddler
is lacking. Stella joins the homicide investigation
as the puzzle fast grows. The
only actual evidence—a bloody fingerprint—
matches not anyone linked with
the sufferer. And most significantly, where
is the toddler?
At an identical time, Stella’s personal
life bargains lots of distractions. Her
grandmother Fern, a free-spirited artist
with male admirers wrapped around
every one in every of her paint-stained fingers,
needs Stella’s aid with pricey house
repairs. And Stella’s appeal to three
very varied males ability her romantic
life is, good, complicated.
In chilly middle, Karen Pullen draws
the reader right into a darkly pleasant pageturner
as Stella rummages via every
stratum of society in her relentless and
sometimes unconventional pursuit of a
By Elena Cignoni