But the date is a bust, literally, when the guy decides Laurel is dessert, and she breaks his nose with her cell phone. It gets even worse when the man is found murdered the next morning, and Laurel has his blood on her clothes. Liz Talbot is a modern Southern belle: she blesses hearts and takes names.
She carries her Sig 9 in her Kate Spade handbag, and her golden retriever, Rhett, rides shotgun in her hybrid Escape. When her grandmother is murdered, Liz high-tails it back to her South Carolina island home to find the killer.
But when her police-chief brother shuts her out of the investigation, she opens her own. Then her long-dead best friend pops in and things really get complicated. It was a hell of a long shot With a leak at the CIA and a price placed on her head by one of the world's largest arms dealers, Fortune has to go off-grid, but she never expected to be this far out of her element.
Cupcake-loving croupier Tiffany Black is determined to leave her job at the casino for good. She's one small step away from acquiring her private investigator license and has her eye on the prize. Accepting her first real case - investigating the murder of casino-mogul Ethan Becker - should be exciting. Instead, things spiral out of control, and Tiffany finds herself in over her head as she confronts secretive suspects, corrupt casino henchmen, and a bodyguard with a mysterious past.
Mae West, a far cry from the Hollywood actress, has been thrown for a loop. Her plush lifestyle in the big city of New York comes to a screeching halt after the FBI raids her mansion and arrests her husband, Paul West, for a Ponzi scheme that rips people out of millions of dollars.
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Mae finds herself homeless, friendless, and penniless. All hope isn't lost When she moved to Stoneham, city slicker Tricia Miles met nothing but friendly faces. And when she opened her mystery bookstore, she met friendly competition. But when she finds Doris Gleason dead in her own cookbook store, killed by a carving knife, the atmosphere seems more cutthroat than cordial. Someone wanted to get their hands on the rare cookbook that Doris had recently purchased-and the locals think that someone is Tricia.
Nikki is a flirtatious six-time divorcee. Geraldine is her quirky grandmother.
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One bride is set on including a Native American herbal purification ceremony while another wants live peacocks on the lawn. When a family member is arrested for the murder, Laurel is plunged into a mystery where exotic Big Island locations - a coffee plantation, black sand beaches and a volcano - reveal their deadly side. Before she can lace up her corset, a year-old skeleton turns up on her grandmother's property. Did Laurel's great-great-grandfather murder his mining partner? Gran insists not and wants Laurel to prove it.
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To Laurel McKay, there is nothing better than spending an autumn afternoon munching on caramel apples and cinnamon donuts. Then Laurel stumbles over the bakery owner coated in powdered sugar. Axel Thorson was a well-respected member of the community. Who wanted to sweeten him up? Warm breezes, tropical seas, a handsome new husband? What more could a girl dream of? When newlyweds Laurel McKay and Tom Hunter embark on their honeymoon cruise, they look forward to sunny days exploring the Caribbean islands and intimate evenings together.
Their dream quickly goes "poof" when Laurel's family decides to tag along and their romantic duet turns into a party of eight. Sometimes a book goes temporarily out of print - and sometimes no audio version has ever been recorded. Audible wants to give you the most complete selection we can and we'll keep adding series and filling in gaps as quickly as possible. Jun 11, Ron Chicaferro rated it it was amazing. An exciting and fun book - murder and mayhem along with some really funny quips makes this seventh entry in the Laurel McKay mysteries the best of the bunch.
It's hard not to fall in love with Laurel - she has a knack for solving mysteries - all kinds of mysteries - including murders!
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She's also a mom, has three kids, a dog, a mother and a grandmother to deal with! Dying for a Deal is an exciting story - As a new private detective along with her ex-cop husband Laurel has a few cases thrown at An exciting and fun book - murder and mayhem along with some really funny quips makes this seventh entry in the Laurel McKay mysteries the best of the bunch.
Dying for a Deal is an exciting story - As a new private detective along with her ex-cop husband Laurel has a few cases thrown at her in this story. Dealing with criminals is no easy task - but, Laurel gets things done and has a pretty good ability to work out the cases.
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Author Cindy Sample has a wonderful writing style that keeps the reader invested - from the first page to the end. Well done! May 30, Susan Coryell rated it it was amazing. Crafted a zinger of a story with her klutzy protagonist, Laurel McKay, now married to her detective husband, Tom, and joining him as a rooky detective in their own agency in Placerville, California.
It does not take long for the feisty, spunky year-old granny to find herself accused of murder when a timeshare employee turns up dead.
Gino also winds up dead in a ski gondola. Oh, and her friend, Liz, who is eight-months pregnant is along for the ride. A super summer read, highly recommended. Jun 21, Patricia Gligor rated it it was amazing. Laurel has joined her husband's detective agency and she's determined to "pull her own weight. At first, both cases seem routine - research, interviews and stakeouts.
Nothing in the least bit dangerous - until they both turn into murder. Lots of suspense as Laurel finds herself in search of two killers and places her life and the lives of "Dying for a Deal" by Cindy Sample is another fantastic Laurel McKay mystery! Lots of suspense as Laurel finds herself in search of two killers and places her life and the lives of her friends in jeopardy. Jun 12, MaryBeth Magee rated it it was amazing. Laurel McKay is back and better than ever! Laurel McKay has joined her new husband and her stepfather as an intern in their new detective agency. She also has her first case, courtesy of her grandmother.
Count on Laurel to get in over her head. Can she save the day for her grandmother or will she need saving? Sample delivers another delightful romantic mystery set in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. A summer must read! Jun 01, Debi Emerson rated it it was amazing Shelves: mystery. Cindy Sample is an outstanding author who is creating a wonderful series with great mysteries that have unexpected, but logical plot twists and delightful characters whom I would love to be able to "friend" on Facebook.
Come to think of it, maybe I already have! This is a perfect addition to her series! Jun 03, L. Markham rated it it was amazing. I love this local cozy series. This one did not disappoint. Laurel always finds herself in some kind of trouble, but she handled herself well this time. I love the three sub-stories woven into this and everything was tied up with a bow at the end. Sep 04, Michele Stone rated it it was amazing. Love this series!
Always a fun read. Jun 07, Cathy Inboden rated it it was amazing.