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 exhibit at their televised auctions—and it’s the estranged spouse of Brandy’s police-chief beau, Tony! quickly the high quality artwork of homicide shades the scene, becoming Brandy for an ornately complicated frame.
But whilst you’re inside of a body, it’s tricky to make out the image. That’s why Brandy’s mom—her daughter now donning simple jailhouse orange—must kind 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 crew, or even the executive of police himself.
Brandy and Vivian race to figure out how an empty vintage body can carry a dangerous portrait, an image worthy one thousand harmful phrases. Aided purely via Sushi, their dependable shih tzu, and police puppy Rocky, the wacky mother-and-daughter sleuthing group needs to study the killer’s identification prior to they develop into the topics of one other masterpiece of murder.
Don’t leave out Brandy Borne’s pointers on making an investment in antiques!
PRAISE FOR BARBARA ALLAN’S TRASH ‘N’ TREASURES MYSTERIES!
“Well-drawn characters . . . enjoyable to read.” —Booklist
“This enjoyable, quickly secret indicates Allan on the most sensible of her game.” —RT e-book Reviews, four½ stars
“Brandy and Vivian are enticing 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 concerning the antiques company, and shrewdpermanent conversation make this crucial if you happen to like strange novice sleuths.” —Library Journal
“Genuinely humorous . . . The Trash ‘n’ Treasures books must be the funniest secret sequence going." —Somebody Dies
ANTIQUES FLEE MARKET
“Lively . . . this bubbly tongue-in-cheek comfortable additionally contains flea industry procuring assistance and a recipe.” —Publishers Weekly
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