Pineapple Jailbird by Amy Vansant (Pineapple Port Mysteries 8 )
English | 2019 | Mystery/Thriller | ePUB | 227 Kb
Pineapple Jailbird : Book EIGHT of the hilarious Pineapple Port mystery series from Wall Street Journal and USA TODAY Best-Selling author Amy Vansant has Charlotte awaking to find Mariska and Bob gone, kidnapped from their home. Their disappearance is a message from a familiar killer: Help me or your friends will disappear.
To save her loved ones, Charlotte must find a way to clear her boyfriend’s crazy ex of a killing. It may be the only crime the woman didn’t commit…but things don’t get any easier when someone mistakes Charlotte as a traitor and sends a madman with a distinctive “tattoo” and unusual gang of deadly pets to stop her.
Fans of comedic mysteries like The Thin Man, Moonlighting, Monk and Elementary will fall in love with the charming, funny and thrilling world of Pineapple Port!
“One of the sleepers had their hand in the air, thrust up like a redwood tree, as if a teacher asked a question and they had the answer.
How can someone sleep with their hand in the air?
The arm was skinny.
That shape of arm didn’t belong to Mariska or Bob. But now her eyes were adjusting to the dark and she could see the fingers at the end of the arm clear as day.
It was definitely a hand.
The time had come to abandon polite caution. Charlotte slapped at the switch on the wall and the room flooded with light.
Eyes stared back at her.
The four eyes were painted on the faces of the two mannequins occupying Mariska and Bob’s bed. Both wore wigs vaguely resembling Bob and Mariska’s hair, but nothing else about them rang true. One of them had a permanently straight arm thrust into the air. Something hung looped around that mannequin’s frozen thumb, a red ribbon holding an envelope aloft where it dangled against its wrist.
Charlotte moved to the envelope and lifted the ribbon. “