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By Gallagher Gray

ISBN-10: 0981944221

ISBN-13: 9780981944227

THE mystery LOVES OF SENIOR SLEUTHS--AND A such a lot premature MURDER!

Skeletons clatter merrily out of closets, within the 3rd witty homicide secret of the delightfully comfortable Hubbert and Lil secret series—not the least of that is the disclosure of 84-year-old Lil’s twenty-year mystery love affair.

“Gray has the infrequent expertise of having the ability to mix humor with sensitivity, and excessive comedy with realistic
portrayals of real people.”
—The Virginian-Pilot

In this one, everybody’s favourite aged beginner sleuth and her doting nephew—an not likely yet veritable dynamic duo—take on long island City’s fashionistas and, really regrettably, the mob.

At the gentle age of eighty four, Aunt Lil has no scarcity of gents callers. So it’s now not precisely a shock while she interrupts her favourite nephew and sleuthing partner-in-crime T.S. (at another failed test at making Crème Brulee) to beg for help. This time she wishes a hand tidying up her Flushing apartment—which was likened to occasions sq. simply moments after dead night on New Year’s Eve—in anticipation of a male customer.

What is marvelous is the truth that T.S. hasn't ever heard of the guy—a guy named Max Rosenbloom, fabled multimillionaire proprietor of Max Rose models. And it’s a downright surprise that Max and Lil been secretly seeing each one other—for over twenty years.

But whilst Max is an hour past due, Aunt Lil falls into an uncharacteristic daze. And after she asks T.S. to “leave her alone”—a word so far absent from her vocabulary, a radio bulletin breaks the scoop of the quarter-century: Max has been killed in a automobile bomb explosion in Manhattan.

Lil is overtaken with a personal grief—which concerns T.S., simply because, fairly frankly, she’s by no means been deepest approximately a lot of anything—until she snaps out of it with the conclusion that her deliberate assembly with Max and his premature loss of life has to be connected.Convinced the affection of her lifestyles has been murdered in chilly blood, she resolves to resolve the confusing crime—with trusty T.S. by means of her aspect.

Together, Aunt Lil and T.S. examine the subtle trappings of the realm of long island fashion—including the deadly underbelly of the mob-controlled rag alternate, white collar company embezzlement, and family members secrets and techniques so chilling they depart even Aunt Lil speechless.

Because Max was once wealthy and in proverbial mattress with the mob, there isn't any finish to the checklist of suspects. yet the checklist turns into one much less whilst Max's personal favourite nephew turns up dead. may or not it's homicide has turn into stylish within the garment district?

A delectable deal with for comfortable lovers, in particular in case you love leave out Marple, pass over Silver, leave out Seeton, Mrs. Pollifax, Jessica Fletcher, Agatha Raisin, Henrie O, and Hercule Poirot.

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