By Elaine Flinn
Elizabeth Porter was once a top-of-the-lineManhattan antiques broker until eventually her ex-husband and his lover's flagrantly legal rip-off left her popularity in tatters. Now, utilizing a brand new identify, Molly Doyle, she's beginning over a continent away in a rundown antiques store in comfortable Carmel, California. Molly is set to make the simplest of it. however the early antiques chicken occasionally will get greater than the computer virus, and one advised arrival areas her at a homicide website with a corpse in her fingers. After she turns up at a moment possible unrelated dying, the abrasive new police leader considers Molly the leading suspect. Now the one solution to transparent her identify is for Molly to discover her personal route to a killer, on the way to depart her both exonerated ... or useless.
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Prepared not to like him, she thought it strange the way the towering man was feeling less a threat. She cautioned herself to be careful. She didn’t need or want friends. Especially cops. Glancing at her watch, she quickly said, “I’ve got to get going. ” “If you plan to do a lot of walking down here, I’d stick to the path up on the street. ” Molly eyed the long, wide beach. There couldn’t have been more than a dozen people here at this time of the morning. Was he being considerate, or merely probing?
I’ve got to run, my new computer arrived, and the box is sitting in the middle of the shop. Stop by for coffee Saturday, after you close. Maybe you can help me put it together? I’m new to all this technology stuff. ” She watched Bea leave. So much energy for such a tiny thing. Aptly named, she almost buzzed. Her shop uniform of red leggings, red turtleneck, and a bright-ﬂowered smock gave her tiny frame and shortcropped black hair the look of a pixie from a storybook. Bea had been the ﬁrst shopkeeper to welcome Molly to Courtyard Del Sueno, as the complex was known.
I don’t know the particulars, but I understand he kicked the missus out of the fancy condo his family owned. Married a long time, too. Must have been Dealing in Murder 29 a hell of a shock. I saw the bruises on her face and the cut over her eye when we booked her. Guess he didn’t like her reaction. ” Randall shrugged the news off. Where he came from, this was a daily diet. “Yeah, I saw the scar. So what do you think? ” “Naw. I checked her out from day one. My gut tells me she’s clean. Family story is interesting though.
Dealing in Murder: A Molly Doyle Mystery by Elaine Flinn