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By Barbara Allan

“Nonstop humor in addition to a tangled mystery.” —RT e-book Reviews

With their fact television sequence, Antiques Sleuths, Brandy Borne and her quaintly kooky mom, Vivian, have a true hit on their arms. yet one other “hit” enters the image, after a rival bidder turns into a one-woman convey at their televised auctions—and it’s the estranged spouse of Brandy’s police-chief beau, Tony! quickly the fantastic artwork of homicide colours the scene, becoming Brandy for an ornately complicated frame.

But while you’re within a body, it’s tough to make out the image. That’s why Brandy’s mom—her daughter now donning uncomplicated jailhouse orange—must style via a rogue’s gallery of suspects together with a too-friendly farmer’s spouse, a ratings-happy television manufacturer, a questionable husband-and-wife auctioneer crew, or even the executive of police himself.

Brandy and Vivian race to figure out how an empty old body can carry a dangerous portrait, an image worthy 1000 harmful phrases. Aided in basic terms by way of Sushi, their unswerving shih tzu, and police puppy Rocky, the wacky mother-and-daughter sleuthing staff needs to research the killer’s id prior to they turn into the themes of one other masterpiece of murder.

Don’t leave out Brandy Borne’s pointers on making an investment in antiques!

“Well-drawn characters . . . enjoyable to read.” —Booklist
“This enjoyable, speedy secret indicates Allan on the most sensible of her game.” —RT e-book Reviews, four½ stars
“Brandy and Vivian are attractive characters, and their first-person narration is enjoyable to learn. Quirky secondary characters upload to the attraction of this funny comfortable mystery.” —Booklist
“Scenes of Midwestern small-town existence, informative tidbits concerning the antiques company, and smart conversation make this crucial if you happen to like strange novice sleuths.” —Library Journal
“Genuinely humorous . . . The Trash ‘n’ Treasures books must be the funniest secret sequence going." —Somebody Dies
 “Lively . . . this bubbly tongue-in-cheek comfortable additionally comprises flea marketplace buying suggestions and a recipe.” —Publishers Weekly

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