Dead in the Dinghy: A Quirky Cozy Mystery

· A Mollie McGhie Cozy Sailing Mystery Book 4 · Ellen Jacobson
2 reviews

About this ebook

What would you do if your husband became obsessed with turning your cat into an internet sensation?

Mollie McGhie is excited about the Coconut Cove regatta. She’s looking forward to sailing to Destiny Key, enjoying the Fourth of July festivities, and dressing her cat, Mrs. Moto, up in adorable costumes for her hubby’s crazy new YouTube channel. Instead, they lose the race, get caught in a dangerous storm, and find a dead body in their dinghy.

The local chief of police claims that it was an accidental death, but Mollie is convinced that a murder took place. During her investigation, Mollie gets drawn into the local art community, worries that her cat is going to turn into a diva, learns more about the mysterious Destiny Key, and even does a waitressing gig in exchange for bacon.

Can Mollie prove that someone was murdered in her dinghy or will this horrible crime be covered up?

Dead in the Dinghy is the fourth book in the hilarious Mollie McGhie mystery series. If you like kooky characters, adorable cats, and plenty of chocolate, you’ll love this cozy mystery. Grab Dead in the Dinghy today and laugh out loud from the first page to the last.

Spoiler Alert: You’ll want to binge watch cute cat videos after reading this book!

The Mollie McGhie Cozy Sailing Mysteries

Prequel—Robbery at the Roller Derby

Book #1—Murder at the Marina

Book #2—Bodies in the Boatyard

Book #3—Poisoned by the Pier

Book #3.5—Buried by the Beach

Book #4—Dead in the Dinghy

Book #5—Shooting by the Sea

Book #6—Overboard on the Ocean

2 reviews
Heather W
December 17, 2019
Dead in the Dinghy is the fourth book in the fantastic "A Mollie McGhie Cozy Sailing Mystery" series. Fashionista feline Mrs. Moto is finally being given her due as a YouTube sensation and Mollie discovers a dead body in their dinghy. This leads our humourous heroine on a search for the killer while trying to make sure that she doesn't end up being the next to die. This story has laughs, quirky characters, twists and turns, and a marvellous mystery for Mollie. I loved this book and cannot wait for the next one in the series. I read and reviewed this book with no obligation.
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Pat Eroh
December 17, 2019
Mollie is finding dead bodies again! What a way to spoil a splendid Fourth of July festival. This is a really good series and this is a really good book. I love Molly and I adore Mrs. Moto! Who could not? What do you mean diva? Is not that what cats are? Either way, I love the whole set up, the story, the characters, and the town! I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.
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About the author

Ellen Jacobson is a chocolate obsessed cat lover who writes cozy mysteries and romantic comedies. After living on a sailboat for many years, she now travels around in a teeny-tiny camper with her husband and an imaginary cat named Simon. Her Mollie McGhie cozy mystery series, featuring a reluctant sailor turned amateur sleuth, is inspired by her own sailing adventures and misadventures living aboard sailboats in New Zealand and the States. Her Smitten with Travel romantic comedy series is inspired by her life as an expat in Scotland and New Zealand and passion for exploring new countries and learning about new cultures.

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