By Sue Ann Jaffarian
Is the "Holy Pail" cursed? each proprietor of the classic Chappy Wheeler lunchbox–a prototype in line with the Nineteen Forties television western–has died. And now Sterling rate, enterprise magnate and a shopper of Odelia Grey's legislation company, has been fatally poisoned. Is it a twist of fate that Price's distinctive lunch pail–worth over thirty grand–has disappeared on the comparable time?
Treading carefully because a up to date run-in with a bullet, Odelia takes small bites of this juicy, calorie-free mystery–and is quickly starving for extra! Her learn unearths a sixty-year-old unsolved homicide and Price's gold-digging ex-fiancée with married males wrapped round her breasts . . . uh, finger. combine in a shock marriage inspiration that sends an doubtful Odelia into chocolate sedation, and you have got an unruly recipe for scrumptious catastrophe.
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"Odelia gray is a keeper."―Library Journal
"Jaffarian's writing is sharp and sassy–like her protagonist–and she is familiar with how one can hold the suspense high."―Mystery Scene
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"Even larger than her first...a significant hoot!"―Thomas B. Sawyer, bestselling writer of The Sixteenth Man, former head writer/producer of Murder, She Wrote
"Odelia grey is a superb addition to the secret style, a sensible, humorous, attractive plus-size heroine who takes readers on a plus-size trip. You root for her, chuckle together with her and cheer at her final triumph. If I have been in hassle, i might wish Odelia on my side."―Denise Hamilton, Edgar and Willa Cather Award-finalist and nationwide bestselling writer of Prisoner of Memory
"More enjoyable than a lunch pail choked with plump paralegals, The Curse of the Holy Pail is a story as bouncy as its bodacious protagonist."―Bill Fitzhugh, writer of Highway 61 and Resurfaced
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