Holly Blues (China Bayles Mystery)
by Susan Wittig Albert
Cover Artist: Joe Burleson
Review by Gayle Surrette
Berkley Hardcover ISBN/ITEM#: 9780425232606
Date: 06 April 2010 List Price $24.95 Amazon US / Amazon UK / Show Article /
China Bayles is looking forward to having a great Christmas this year. Money is tight, but this is the first Christmas since receiving guardianship of Caitlin, the daughter of China's half-brother. China and Mike are also having a big party for all their neighbors and friends. At least that was the plan until Mike got offered a job to take a deposition and, while he was out of state, his ex-wife showed up at China's shop claiming to be broke and without a car or place to live. We just know this can't be good. From official release/information:
Product Description: "In a class with...sleuths V.I. Warshawski and Stephanie Plum," China Bayles deals with a most unwelcome guest...