By Laura Levine
Freelance author Jaine Austen hasn't ever been capable of withstand the siren name of an Eskimo Pie, similar to she cannot withstand renewing her romance with Andrew, an outdated overwhelm. along with her checking account hitting new lows, she's additionally simply agreed to write down jokes for Dorcas, a stand-up comedian who throws her pantyhose into the viewers as a punch line. not just is Dorcas's act a bomb, she is heckled by way of Vic, a beautiful fellow comedian. obviously while Vic is murdered with Dorcas's pantyhose and that very same Dorcas is status over his useless physique, the police arrest...Dorcas. They determine it is an open-and-shut case, even if Jaine figures no killer should be that dumb. but if Jaine units out to discover the true offender, she is distracted via one relationship catastrophe after one other with Andrew--and she won't see the darkish part of comedy till she faces the enterprise finish of a gun and a chilly, lethal grin... "Fun. . .Jaine's dogged sleuthing and screwball antics will entertain enthusiasts of this fizzy series." --Publishers Weekly
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She jumped up and nodded, her mouth fil ed with pastrami. "You must bejaine," she said, final y managing to swal ow. She offered me a mustard-stained hand to shake and grinned a wide generous smile. " I slid into the booth across from her, wondering if she'd mind if I plucked a piece of pastrami dangling from her sandwich. " she asked, fol owing my gaze. "Want a pastrami sandwich? " "Oh, no. " There was no way I was going to order a pastrami sandwich-not after that huge lunch I'd had. Absolutely not.
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And when I guessed how many gumbal s were in the jar at the Hop Li Chinese Barbeque Cafe and won free egg rol s for two! If your mom thinks she's going to get away with this, she's crazy. I'm going to march her down to the thrift shop right now and make her get my clothes back-before some discerning buyer snaps them up. Your betrayed, Daddy To: Jausten From: Shoptil youdrop 25 Subject: Hit the Roof Daddy just about hit the roof when he found out I gave away his old clothes. The way he's been carrying on, you'd think I'd lost our life savings.
Death By Pantyhose (Jaine Austen Mysteries) by Laura Levine