By Laurien Berenson
"If you're keen on canine, you'll love Laurien Berenson's Melanie Travis mysteries!" —Joanne Fluke, New York Times bestselling author
Between her boisterous sons and a home choked with Poodles, there's by no means a lifeless second for Melanie Travis. yet irrespective of how annoying existence will get, she will be able to consistently choose up the smell of a howling stable mystery—and she'll cease at not anything to dig up the truth...
It's summer season in Connecticut, and Melanie's existence has develop into an unending string of puppy exhibits, football camp, and the antics of her full of life boy or girl. She rarely has time to pay a lot cognizance to her Aunt Peg's new protégé, Nick Walden, a self-proclaimed "dog whisperer" with an uncanny reward for deciphering dog-speak. The well-heeled puppy proprietors of Fairfield County are lapping up his alleged skills, nervous to find precisely what their pampered pets are thinking—that is till the pooches begin spilling their secrets.
When Nick is came upon lifeless in his domestic, his sister Claire enlists Melanie to aid tune down the killer. Now, as she juggles the calls for of marriage and motherhood—not to say her six loved Poodles—Melanie can scarcely even start to nostril in the course of the transforming into record of suspects. yet simply while she thinks she's barking up the inaccurate tree, she'll locate herself head to head with a purebred murderer...
Praise For Laurien Berenson And Her Melanie Travis Mysteries!
"Laurien Berenson simply retains recovering and better." —Harlan Coben
"Berenson throws puppy enthusiasts a deal with they'll relish." —Publishers Weekly
"A superb cause to celebrate—Melanie Travis is again at the activity during this regularly captivating and smart series." —Earlene Fowler, writer of The street to Cardinal Valley and the Benni Harper mysteries
"A designated treat." —Library Journal
"Delightful...Four paws for this one." —Carolyn Hart
"Fun reading." —Dog News
PRAISE FOR long past WITH THE WOOF
"A sprightly pooch-packed escapade. With unforeseen twists, humor, and a wealth of data concerning the story's milieu, Berenson wraps up this caper in a tail-wagging finale." —Publishers Weekly
"Berenson, who has a nostril for balancing enjoyable and fright, devises one other tale that would attract puppy aficionados and comfy fans alike." —Kirkus
"Berenson's canines body tale could have puppy lovers' tails wagging, and it doesn't detract from both the savvy heroine or the clever mystery." —Booklist
"A great novel. Even greater for those who learn it with a puppy in your lap." —Suspense Magazine
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And yes! from the very beginning Lewis had known that the chances of recovering the money were virtually nil. Even so, the three perfunctory interviews that Morse conducted appeared to Lewis to be sadly unsatisfactory. After listening a while to the landlord's un illuminating testimony, Morse asked him why it had taken him so long to conduct his business at the Cash and Carry; and although the explanation given seemed perfectly adequate, Morse's dismissal of this first witness had seemed almost offensively abrupt.
Death of a Dog Whisperer (Melanie Travis Mystery, Book 17) by Laurien Berenson