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By Beth Groundwater

The 1st publication within the CLAIRE HANOVER secret SERIES
An Agatha Award Finalist for most sensible First Novel

Feeling overlooked through her workaholic husband, forty-something reward basket dressmaker Claire Hanover joins an aerobics type on the urging of her ally Ellen. Divorced and bitterly unsatisfied, Ellen and lots of the different ladies within the classification upload a bit vicarious pleasure to their lives through flirting with the good-looking teacher, Enrique. In a second of weak spot, Claire concurs to enable the fascinating Enrique come to her condo to offer her a therapeutic massage. She realizes she has made a dangerous mistake while Enrique is shot and killed in her bed room and her husband Roger is arrested for the murder.

Determined to transparent Roger’s identify and store her marriage, Claire units out to discover the true killer, encountering drug purchasers, jealous ex-girlfriends, and offended law enforcement officials alongside the way in which.

Praise:
“A annoying, interesting debut.”—KIRKUS REVIEWS

“Will attract determined Housewives fanatics and those that like cozies with a bit spice.” —BOOKLIST

“A actual winner! Don’t pass over it.”—Maggie Sefton, bestselling writer of Knit One, Kill Two

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