By Elaine Viets
Josie Marcus plans to relish sampling the neighborhood St. Louis delicacies for a urban Eats meals journey. yet her urge for food is ruined at Tillie's Off the Hill Italian eating place whilst one other patron is poisoned. was once the sufferer the true target-or is an individual attempting to smash Tillie's popularity? it truly is as much as Josie to discover a killer who has no reservations approximately getting ready a dish to die for...
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Extra resources for Death on a Platter: Josie Marcus, Mystery Shopper
She was a single mom and barely made a living as a mystery shopper. She could afford housing in a good neighborhood, thanks to her mother. Jane rented Josie and Amelia the first floor of her two-family flat and never raised the rent. But Josie’s mom wasn’t rich, either. Jane made do with a small bank pension and Social Security. Mystery-shopping jobs were growing scarcer as businesses died in the ailing economy. Josie couldn’t afford the luxury of refusing any job, no matter how distasteful. She’d close her eyes, pour ketchup on the brain sandwich, and eat her way to the good stuff.
Louis Public Library, and St. Louis County Library. Librarians are the original search engines. Amelia’s cat is based on my cat, Harry. Dina Willner has a cat named Kinsey who as a kitten morphed into a raging furball. Becky Hutchison has a chocoholic poodle named Mikey. Stuart Little is a real shih tzu. His owner, Bill Litch-tenberger of Palm City, Florida, made a generous contribution to the Humane Society of the Treasure Coast auction to see Stuart’s name in my novels. com. Chapter 1 “You want me to eat brains?
Yep, the bird was definitely roosting in her home. She felt embarrassed for her eleven-year-old self. ” Jane was really piling on the guilt. Josie remembered practicing two versions of that name on a lined tablet. J. with blimplike Js that she’d thought looked elegant. “You told me that Josie was old and boring,” Jane said. ” Please stop, Josie begged mentally. ” “You read a history of the Wild West that said Josie Marcus was the woman Wyatt Earp loved,” Jane said. “There was some doubt that Josie Marcus had even married the lawman.