By Deborah Donnelly
She idea she was once making plans a wedding.What she received was once ... Veiled Threats.A marriage ceremony to die for....When love is within the air, Carnegie Kincaid isn't really a long way in the back of. a marriage planner who works out of her Seattle houseboat, Carnegie makes magic — often — with fractious households, brimming brides, and cantankerous caterers to offer loving the marriage they’ve continually sought after. So why is her dream task changing into an ideal nightmare?It all started while Carnegie agreed to plot the marriage of 1 of Seattle’s so much well-liked households — who ensue to be dealing with a high-stakes, headline-grabbing felony warfare. prior to she will be able to get her bride-to-be into simply the correct gown, a homicide and a kidnapping plunge Carnegie right into a secret of extortion and violence.With a shadowy determine stalking her, a wealthy attorney wooing her, and an demanding reporter pursuing her, Carnegie is placing all marriage ceremony plans on carry. In an explosion of sheer terror, she needs to seek out a killer — until demise do her part....
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Why on earth would anybody try to hurt the Parry girl? ” “Twenty-two. Well, I don't know. ” “Angry enough to kill Parry's daughter? Jesus, that would guarantee Parry's testimony against him. ” “No, no, of course it doesn't. Maybe I am just avoiding the accusation. ” “Worry about that later. Right now, worry about that faded old dress you bought the Parry girl. And about these bills. ” He was just trying to distract me, but I let him. ” “Douglas Parry is not standard, for God's sakes. He makes millions off widows and orphans; you don't have to knock yourself out to hunt down good deals for him.
I swung the curlicued oven door open and shut, open and shut. I had planned on a leisurely breakfast while I cleaned off the rust and went over it with stove polish. What a silly, trivial little plan, made back when Michelle was alive. The phone clamored again. Time for a new plan. ” “Mrs. ” Small talk had no place in Eddie's repertoire. He got to the point and then prodded you with it. ” “Yep. ” “I'll come up first. ” I hung up and fished the business card case out of my tote bag, but when I pried it open all I found was a soggy wad of cardboard, glued together with rain.
Nickie ran upstairs for the gown, accompanied by Gus. Grace walked me to the front door and then, with a glance back to see that Douglas was heading for his office, came outside with me. Theo had the hood of the Rolls up, and there was a smear of grease on the chest of his mint-green polo shirt. He probably just threw them out when they got dirty, like Louis XIV using new dishes at every meal. ” “I don't want to alarm anyone,” I began, though of course that was exactly what I was going to do.