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A Killer Plot (A Books by the Bay Mystery 01) by Ellery Adams

By Ellery Adams

Within the small coastal city of Oyster Bay, North Carolina, you will find lots of characters, ne'er-do-wells, and even a number of celebs attempting to duck the paparazzi. but if homicide joins this curious group, the Bayside booklet Writers are there to get the story... Olivia Limoges is the topic of continuing gossip. Ever because she got here again to town-a go back as mysterious as her departure-Olivia has stored to herself, her puppy, and her unfinished novel. With a bit cajoling from the eminently fascinating author Camden Ford, she consents to hitch the Bayside booklet Writers, holiday her writer's block, or even make a number of friends... but if townspeople begin turning up lifeless with haiku poems left by means of the our bodies, a person with an inherent ability for language is by surprise suspect. And it is as much as Olivia to capture the killer prior to she meets her personal shock finishing. Watch a Video

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What drivel,” Olivia Limoges muttered to Haviland as the reader paused for breath. The poodle sneezed. Feeling that her canine companion hadn’t been in clear agreement with her assessment, Olivia leaned to the right in order to eavesdrop further. ” Olivia snorted. “Cats have amber eyes. People do not” She cast a glance at the author who had abruptly ceased speaking, seemingly reluctant to continue. She was a pretty woman—small-framed and smooth-skinned, with hair the color of sunlit wheat, but her face was discolored and puffy, indicating a consistent lack of sleep.

Camden poured himself a glass of wine. “Your Egyptian vixen would fit right in with my troupe of thinly veiled fictional celebrities. Yes, indeed. ” Laurel gazed at the gossip writer in adoration. ” Camden flicked his wrist at her. “Puh-lease! We are not friends. I know more big names than you could fit in this lovely, very feng shui room, but don’t be impressed, my dear. ” He plucked a shrimp wonton from the tray and placed it delicately in the center of a cocktail napkin. “Did you catch my alliteration there, my dears?

They discussed the meeting time and then said good-bye, but not before Camden threatened to call Fodor’s and AAA and complain about cutting his tongue on a shard of shell found in The Boot Top’s clam chowder if Olivia didn’t agree to become a member of the Bayside Book Writers. ” “I won’t, because you’re going to be at the meeting. ” Olivia heard the smile in Camden’s voice. ” Feeling momentarily expansive, Olivia answered, “As I’m being forced against my will, then I might as well see to the drinks.

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