By Deborah Sharp
In line with Mama, a long past with the Wind-themed wedding—complete with Scarlett O' Hara bridesmaid robes and a ring-bearing Pomeranian—is nice and dandy for her 5th journey down the aisle. yet what is a bridezilla to do whilst her caterer is murdered? due to the nonstop gossip educate of their small Florida city, Mama's gator-wrestling daughter Mace is getting the dust on who did it. regrettably, the suspect record is longer than the present registry. correct on the best are the groom's East Coast Yankee cousins—who can have Mafia ties. together with her on-again, off-again beau, Detective Carlos Martinez, Mace needs to song down the killer ahead of Mama's special occasion turns particularly deadly. compliment: "[Sharp's] descriptions of part of Florida such a lot people be aware of little approximately upload to the attraction of this pleasing mystery."—Booklist "Who knew whodunit wouldn't in basic terms continue you guessing-but have you ever laughing!"—Hoda Kotb, NBC this day convey co-anchor "Sharp provides a large swath of humor and a prepared experience of Florida's heritage and present."—Oline H. Cogdill, South Florida Sun-Sentinel
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Here comes Ronnie’s wife. ” The three of us straightened, waiting to see what Alice would do. You could almost see the terror rising in her eyes as she checked each face, failing to see her husband’s familiar features. I’ve always been single, but both my sisters are married: Maddie for twenty years; Marty for more than ten. I imagined they were running through in their minds how it would feel as a wife to be on the receiving end of the official confirmation Alice Hodges was about to get. I didn’t need to have a husband to know it would feel awful.
I could just make out the shape of a big stove, and spaghetti pots stacked on tall wire shelves. My eyes were on the shelves when I felt something slick under my boot. I hoped whoever had used the kitchen last had picked up the big stuff. I didn’t want to sprawl into grease or sauce or whatever that was on the floor. A sliver of light shone at the far end of the kitchen, a crack of sunlight under a back door. I inched toward it, hands out to either side to catch me, or anything I might be about to run into.
She gave me a funny look. Hard to tell if it was a grin or a grimace with all the Botox in her face. I figured I’d better make some polite conversation, work on my customer relations. I nodded toward the Lexus. “Nice car. ” An image of C’ndee’s snazzy red Mustang flitted through my mind. “Funny, I just saw another Lexus early this morning, at Gladys’ Diner in town. Deep green. ” She patted her non-existent stomach and gave me what could have been a guilty look. ” She motioned me into the living room.