In the new Perfect Proposals mystery from the author of "Bodice of Evidence "and "Engaged in Murder," a country club wedding reception becomes the scene of a baffling crime. The wedding for Pepper Pomeroy's sister Felicity starts with dearly beloved but it ends with dearly departed when Ashley, the bartender Pepper befriended earlier in the evening, drops dead from a lethal nightcap. Authorities think it's just a tragic accident. After all, who d want to kill a virtual stranger at a country club wedding reception? That's what Pepper wants to know. A search into Ashley's past reveals a twisty path of secret sororities, well-connected enemies, and an unsolved slaying still shadowing members of high society including a filthy-rich battle-ax whose demands for the services of Pepper's Perfect Proposals are starting to sound more like veiled threats. Pepper's business may be booming but continued success means outsmarting a mysterious culprit who's still wedded to the idea of murder.
About the Author
Nancy J. Parra is the author of "Bodice of Evidence" and "Engaged in Murder" in the Perfect Proposals Mystery series and "Flourless to Stop Him," " Murder Gone A-Rye," and "Gluten for Punishment" in the Baker s Treat Mystery series. She lives in California with her trusty Bichon-Poo, whom she refers to warmly as Little Dog. Parra also authors the national bestselling Candy-Coated Mystery series as Nancy Coco."