Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly feature hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where bloggers can showcase upcoming books they are excited about with readers and other bloggers.
I’m really excited about this week’s showcase, it’s the next book in a series I’ve been reading and reviewing from the start. Diane Vallere has become one of my auto-read authors and I can't wait to see what's going to happen when Poly designs the gowns for the beauty pageant and has to investigate another murder.
By Diane VallereA Material Witness Mystery, Book 3Release Date: August 2, 2016Fabric shop owner Polyester Monroe can get tangled up in textiles, but it’s murder that really throws her for a loop in the latest mystery from the national bestselling author of Crushed Velvet.
The time has come for San Ladrón, California’s annual Miss Tangorli beauty pageant, and Poly has agreed to use Material Girl’s inventory of shimmery silks to create embellished gowns fit for a crown. But when millionaire Harvey Halliwell—the man who revived the city’s citrus trade with his imported tangorli tree—is found dead days before the pageant contestants are announced, something sour takes over the town.
To make matters worse, her friend, mechanic Charlie Brooks, is soon caught up in the crime, having been seen in the company of the case’s prime suspect. Now Poly’s on a mission to squeeze out the truth. But as she searches for a pattern, the killer seems intent on cutting up the evidence...
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