By Jessie Chandler
"Madcap dangers...amusing debut, with [an] beautiful lesbian sleuth..." ~Kirkus Reviews
"A winner. permit me guarantee you that you simply will not be taking a big gamble on examining this pleasant romp." ~Mystery enthusiasts evaluate "
Jessie Chandler is literary family members to either Cotterill and West...unabashed enjoyable but additionally a lot bolder than conventional cozies." ~Library Journal
Shay O'Hanlon is the co-owner of the hip, quirky Rabbit gap, a favored espresso store in Uptown Minneapolis. Police detective JT Bordeaux and her associate appear on the gap looking for Shay's ally, Coop—a chain-smoking, vegetarian tree hugger—who's sought after for wondering in reference to the bludgeoning demise of his less-than-respectable boss, Stanley "Kinky" Anderson. Coop's prints are all around the homicide weapon—an over-sized, bronzed bingo marker—and the law enforcement officials have themselves a main suspect.
Suddenly, Shay's quiet yet hugely caffeinated global spins uncontrolled quicker than a experience on a fairground Tilt-A-Whirl as she attempts to save lots of her good friend. Complicating concerns are a number of bumbling mobsters, a lacking truckload of stolen nuts, an abused mutt named Dawg, a kidnapping or , and a really continual Detective Bordeaux. Will Shay and her pals reach their quest to transparent Coop and nail the assassin or will their nutty caper finish up deadly?
Read Online or Download Bingo Barge Murder PDF
Best women sleuths books
The go back of blue-blooded fashionista Pauline cook dinner, whose look for a lacking good friend leads her from an iconoclastic ebook workforce to the private and so much retro reaches of the some distance East. again in Chicago after a disastrous ecu love affair, socialite Pauline cook dinner unearths her funds approximately depleted, her co-op a shambles, and her ally mysteriously missing—vanished in addition to Pauline's cat.
For as soon as, it sort of feels, not anyone is making an attempt to pin a homicide on Eleanor rapid, proprietor of the delicious pizzeria A Slice of enjoyment within the quiet little city of trees Ridge, North Carolina. yet an individual has to reply to for that physique in her kitchen. . . and it feels like the ultimate cease for Greg Hatcher, her deliveryman, could be the kingdom reformatory.
- Burying Ariel: A Joanne Kilbourn Mystery
- Never Kissed Goodnight: A Leigh Koslow Mystery
- A cold-blooded business
- Thread of Deceit
- Absolution by Murder (A Sister Fidelma Mystery) (Mystery of Ancient Ireland)
- The Girl in the Green Raincoat: A Tess Monaghan Novel
Extra info for Bingo Barge Murder
Did the woman ever relax? I tried out a grin. ” She blew on the steaming liquid in her to-go cup, and then said, “Come on, Shay, it’s just me, JT. ” Now my smile was genuine. “Yeah, that’s Kate. ” JT took a sip. “Have you seen Mr. ” She studied me intently, like a bug under a bright light. So much for small talk. Honey, I thought, if you knew how close you were to Coop you’d have a coronary. Or haul me to jail. ” I held my breath, waiting for the god of honesty to strike me dead. She continued to stare, her dark-chocolate eyes not as hard as they had been the previous day.
We have someone scheduled for the evening shift,” I said. Eddy turned her attention back to Coop. “You need a place to hide out. I know I should tell you to turn yourself in, boy, let the wheels of justice churn you out in short order, but I know better than to believe in that nonsense. I’ve seen too many good people get run over by those wheels and left for dead. ” Coop swallowed hard. Emotion was getting to him, and he struggled for composure. He cleared his throat. ” She waved her hand. “I’ve helped folks deal with far worse in my lifetime.
Coop eagerly leaned toward me. ” I launched into the story, ending with the names Rocky had given me. ” Coop burst out laughing. ” Eddy asked. ” Coop said. “They’re all bingo players. I don’t know who he means with ‘and some big’ though. A big huge man? ” Coop thought about that for a moment. “Rita? Man, I just can’t see it, but she does have a temper from hell. Buzz Riley is just an asshole. I can see him taking a whack. Lavonne … well, she’s just plain crazy. ” Eddy suggested. ” “I don’t know,” Coop said.