Publisher Description

A .38, a nip of gin and sensational legs get Depression-era private investigator Maggie Sullivan out of most scrapes – until a stranger threatens to bust her nose, she’s hauled in on suspicion of his murder and she finds herself in the cross-hairs of a sadistic crime boss.

Matching wits against dangerous men, with bits of information from a dime store waitress, a ragged newsboy and the girls at her rooming house, Maggie follows a path that leaves her drugged, in her DeSoto in a ditch.

A gunman puts a bullet through Maggie’s hat. Her shutterbug pal on the evening paper warns her off. A new cop whose presence unsettles her thinks she’s crooked. Before she finds all the answers she needs, she faces a half-crazed man with a gun, and a far more lethal point-blank killer.

If you like Robert B. Parker's hard boiled Spencer series and strong women sleuths, don't miss this one-of-a-kind Ohio detective from a time in United States history when dames wore hats -- but seldom a Smith & Wesson.

GENRE
Mysteries & Thrillers
RELEASED
2015
February 5
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
330
Pages
PUBLISHER
Tuesday House
SELLER
Draft2Digital, LLC
SIZE
486.8
KB

Customer Reviews

Kita Jill ,

No Game for a Dame

I thoroughly enjoyed this book & look forward to reading others in this series.

Goat berries ,

Top notch!

What a gem of a book! Strong storyline, great characters, and solid, clean writing make for a terrific reading experience.

Grt Scot ,

Ready for more Maggie

A great read. A tight suspenseful story that kept me reading page after page. Ready for more!

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