Then her best friend, Matty Cruz, returns unexpectedly to Couper, Washington. During her short stint in Europe, she’s somehow managed to get on the bad side of the Albanian Mafia and she needs a place to hide. Ah, Matty, You can take the woman out of Couper …
Carol does her best, but Matty refuses to lie low. Instead she starts digging into the shady practices of a retirement home and pushes Carol to partner with an arrogant private detective in search of a woman that promises love to many a lonely, old man, but, instead, empties their bank accounts.
If you fancy thrilling mysteries, especially those that include a beautiful, redheaded detective with bad habits but endless determination, colorful characters, dark villains, and more than a dash of humor, murder and mayhem, you’ll love this final book.
Buy The Lost Valentine today and say good-bye to your favorite characters from the Matty Cruz Adventure Series and the Carol Karuso Mystery Trilogy.
Female Sleuth, Female Investigator, Private Investigator, Noir, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller, Crime, PI, shamus, detective
About the author
R. Marquez resides in the Pacific Northwest, a place that inspired her to create the fictional city of Couper, WA, located across the Columbia River from Portland, OR. All her stories either occur in Couper or are inhabited by its denizens.
She has been published in various magazines. Check out her website at: https://rmarquezmysterywriter.wordpress.com/