An Exploding Mardi Gras Float Has Got To Be The Strangest Murder Weapon Scrappy Sleuth Carmela Bertrand Has Ever Encountered In This Latest Scrapbooking Mystery From The New York Times Bestselling Author It S Mardi Gras In New Orleans And Scrapbook Shop Owner Carmela Bertrand Is Excited To Be Attending The Pluvius Parade Along With Her Best Friend Ava Carmela S Ex Husband Shamus Rides By The Duo On His Float At The Head Of The Parade, When Suddenly The Revelry Turns To Disaster Shamus Float Crashes And Explodes, And Although Shamus Escapes Unhurt, A Member Of His Krewe Is KilledCarmela And Ava Plunge Into An Investigation Of The Krewe Member S Death, But As They Dig Deeper It Starts To Look Less Like An Accident And Like A Murderd Shamus Seems Less Like A Victim, And Like A Suspect
Gerry Schmitt and she is the best selling author of the Tea Shop Mysteries, the Scrapbook Mysteries, and the Cackleberry Club Mysteries.Laura Childs is the New York Times bestselling author of the Tea Shop Mysteries, Scrapbook Mysteries, and Cackleberry Club Mysteries In her previous life she was CEO Creative Director of her own marketing firm and authored several screenplays She is married to a professor of Chinese art history, loves to travel, rides horses, enjoys fund raising for various non profits, and has two Chinese Shar Pei dogs.Laura specializes in cozy mysteries that have the pace of a thriller a thrillzy Her three series are The Tea Shop Mysteries set in the historic district of Charleston and featuring Theodosia Browning, owner of the Indigo Tea Shop Theodosia is a savvy entrepreneur, and pet mom to service dog Earl Grey She s also an intelligent, focused amateur sleuth who doesn t rely on coincidences or inept police work to solve crimes This charming series is highly atmospheric and rife with the history and mystery that is Charleston.The Scrapbooking Mysteries a slightly edgier series that take place in New Orleans The main character, Carmela, owns Memory Mine scrapbooking shop in the French Quarter and is forever getting into trouble with her friend, Ava, who owns the Juju Voodoo shop New Orleans spooky above ground cemeteries, jazz clubs, bayous, and Mardi Gras madness make their presence known here The Cackleberry Club Mysteries set in Kindred, a fictional town in the Midwest In a rehabbed Spur station, Suzanne, Toni, and Petra, three semi desperate, forty plus women have launched the Cackleberry Club Eggs are the morning specialty here and this cozy cafe even offers a book nook and yarn shop Business is good but murder could lead to the cafe s undoing This series offers recipes, knitting, cake decorating, and a dash of spirituality.
- 310 pages
- Glitter Bomb (A Scrapbooking Mystery, #15)
- Laura Childs
- 05 October 2018 Laura Childs