(Beauty Queen Mysteries #5) Ms America Happy Pennington can’t sing a note, but that doesn’t keep her from landing a consulting gig on a Broadway musical. All would be A-OK on the Great White Way were it not for one hitch: a death on stage during a preview performance.
Might it be murder? Happy has to wonder …
For the deceased had oodles of enemies, including a big-time producer in search of another mega-hit; an A-list rival for a to-die-for Manhattan co-op; and a sultry stage photographer who just can’t stop filming Happy’s husband—especially when he’s got his clothes off.
Heartthrob show host Mario Suave puts in an appearance, too. Because even though he’s dating a sexy soap star, he just can’t stay away from everybody’s favorite beauty queen ...
Find out why readers call Happy Pennington “the next Stephanie Plum” and the Beauty Queen Mysteries “a giggle a minute” …
Author Diana Dempsey never competed in beauty pageants but she did the next best thing: she worked in TV news. After a dozen years as an Emmy-winning anchor and reporter, Diana hung up her mic to become an author of fast and fun romantic fiction. Her novels have been called “almost impossible to put down” (Romance Reviews Today), “skillfully plotted and filled with realistic detail” (Library Journal), and “spicy, sexy, and sultry” (Booklist). Her first novel was nominated for a RITA award for Best First Book by Romance Writers of America; another was a Top Pick of Romantic Times; and a third was a selection of the Doubleday Book Club.
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