By Barbara Allan
With their truth television sequence, Antiques Sleuths, Brandy Borne and her quaintly kooky mom, Vivian, have a true hit on their palms. yet one other “hit” enters the image, after a rival bidder turns into a one-woman convey at their televised auctions—and it’s the estranged spouse of Brandy’s police-chief beau, Tony! quickly the advantageous paintings of homicide shades the scene, becoming Brandy for an ornately tricky frame.
But while you’re within a body, it’s tough to make out the image. That’s why Brandy’s mom—her daughter now donning simple jailhouse orange—must variety via a rogue’s gallery of suspects together with a too-friendly farmer’s spouse, a ratings-happy television manufacturer, a questionable husband-and-wife auctioneer staff, or even the executive of police himself.
Brandy and Vivian race to figure out how an empty old body can carry a perilous portrait, an image worthy 1000 risky phrases. Aided merely by means of Sushi, their unswerving shih tzu, and police puppy Rocky, the wacky mother-and-daughter sleuthing crew needs to research the killer’s identification ahead of they develop into the topics of one other masterpiece of murder.
Don’t omit Brandy Borne’s tips about making an investment in antiques!
PRAISE FOR BARBARA ALLAN’S TRASH ‘N’ TREASURES MYSTERIES!
“Well-drawn characters . . . enjoyable to read.” —Booklist
“This enjoyable, quick secret indicates Allan on the most sensible of her game.” —RT publication Reviews, four½ stars
“Brandy and Vivian are attractive characters, and their first-person narration is enjoyable to learn. Quirky secondary characters upload to the attraction of this funny comfortable mystery.” —Booklist
“Scenes of Midwestern small-town lifestyles, informative tidbits in regards to the antiques enterprise, and smart conversation make this crucial if you happen to like strange beginner sleuths.” —Library Journal
“Genuinely humorous . . . The Trash ‘n’ Treasures books need to be the funniest secret sequence going." —Somebody Dies
ANTIQUES FLEE MARKET
“Lively . . . this bubbly tongue-in-cheek comfortable additionally contains flea industry buying information and a recipe.” —Publishers Weekly
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Antiques Frame (A Trash 'n' Treasures Mystery) by Barbara Allan