Drop Dead, Gorgeous

Write on the Water Press

Meet Wes Darling's cousin, Artie Kowalski, The World's Worst Detective. How bad is he? He's so bad that his wife had to come back from the grave to convince him she had been murdered, not killed in an accident as he was led to believe. 

Murder, mayhem, his wife's ghost, and a beautiful police detective challenge Artie's detective skills in ways he's never faced before. It takes all of his own skills, plus the hands on help of police detective Tory Haraldson, a visit from Wes Darling's friend, Elvis, the phobic psychic, and a lot of luck to keep Artie from becoming the next accidental death in town. 

If that isn't enough, Detective Haroldson is keeping a secret from Artie that's about to rock his entire belief system.

 

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About the author

 In 2003 my wife, Mary, and I moved aboard our 36-foot sailboat, Rough Draft. We brought the boat down the inland river system from Minnesota to Mobile, Alabama where we lived for two years docked at a small marina, the setting for Dog River Blues.

After rescuing and repairing our boat from Hurricane Katrina, we then sailed to Florida where we spent three months living at a mooring in Key West. From there we cruised up the east coast to Ft. Lauderdale where we lived on the boat and I wrote for six years. 

We hoisted the sails once again in the spring of 2012, traversed the Gulf Stream, and explored the Abaco Islands until hurricane season sent us back to Florida. We spent hurricane season in Cape Canaveral, and then in January of 2013 we sailed back to the Bahamas where we lived at anchor for three months basking in the sun, fighting the elements, and writing.

On this most recent trip I completed the first draft of Stranded Naked Blues, the third book in my Wes Darling Mystery series, which is set in the Bahamas and is now available. My other books include Key Lime Blues and Dog River Blues, my two Wes Darling Mysteries, and my historical thriller, The Storm Killer. My psychological thriller, Mind Demons, was written before we moved aboard Rough Draft.

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Publisher
Write on the Water Press
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Published on
Nov 4, 2016
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Pages
347
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ISBN
9780991053377
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Ghost
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Private Investigators
Fiction / Thrillers / Crime
Fiction / Thrillers / Supernatural
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