Dead Woman's Shoes
Kaye C Hill
Lexy Lomax has run clear of her obnoxious husband, taking along with her a funky part million of his ill-gotten profits and a homicidal chihuahua known as Kinky. Holed up in a decrepit log cabin at the Suffolk coast, Lexy unearths herself flawed for the former proprietor of the cabin, a personal investigator, now deceased. prior to she understands it she's embroiled in a cocktail of marital infidelity (possibly), lacking cats (probably) and poison pen letters (definitely). Oh, sure - and a homicide or two... ""Crisp prose and a plot laced with animal tomfoolery will maintain readers amused and longing for a sequel."" Publishers Weekly ""A pleasant romp with an admirable pair of protagonists. . . hugely recommended."" i like a secret
both. At any price, from my own point of view as a longstanding member of acknowledged workforce, the lady is a huge discomfort within the arse, if you’ll forgive the expression.” He grinned simply. “Guess you recognize Tristan Caradoc, too?” Lexy requested. may perhaps in addition squeeze this one for all it was once worthy. “Dreadful outdated ham,” acknowledged Edward, instantly. “Used to be a qualified actor, as he won’t tire of telling anyone who can not sleep lengthy adequate. Moved down the following approximately ten years in the past along with his spouse Tammy, and.
nook. It looked to be drawing to a halt. She rolled down the window and strained her ears. She heard the engine lower, and a door slam. Hallelujah. She switched off her personal engine. The Panda stopped with anything suspiciously like a loss of life rattle. yet Lexy wasn’t going to fret approximately that now; she was once way more attracted to checking out precisely what Avril Todd was once as much as. may she fairly be assembly a lover? At her age? And with that hair? She waited for 2 mins, to offer the lady an opportunity to.
Are you?” she whispered to herself. as though in resolution to her query, it opened its beak and permit forth a gorgeous, stressed babble of notes. Ah – warbler. She listened with excitement. That was once till Kinky wrenched himself from her grip and raced in the direction of it, barking dementedly. The fowl dived into the undergrowth in a terrified blur of gray. Lexy leapt up, shot via with rage. She used to be approximately to offer the puppy the most important earful of his existence whilst she observed the guy. He used to be crouching in the back of a clump.
rather than the imagined gun, man withdrew a number of ten-pound notes and passed them to her. She stared down on the funds, her middle in her throat. “But I can’t...” “Listen, should you locate that cat will probably be worthy much more to me than the price of Kinky’s remedy. glance in this as costs. I’m sorry – I’ve bought to hurry simply because I’m intended to be at an am-dram practice session – Maurice goes to kill me – and that i have to get a few stuff from the chemist for my sister. by means of the appearance of it, she’s unlikely to be.
“You’re making me very anxious now, sweetie,” Edward panted. “Why have we acquired to discover Sheri-Anne?” “I imagine she may be able to shed a few mild on Avril’s homicide. and thanks to that she’s at risk. Let’s simply get out of right here. I’ll inform you whilst we’re someplace secure. i think like anyone here’s hearing us.” They burst into the excessive road. A passing staff of visitors checked out them askance. Edward locked the door, fumbling with the major. “Where’s your mobile?” Lexy snapped. “It’s within the.