Lila Dare ↠ 7 DownloadI grew to enjoy this book almost immediately and I wasn #t sure of that when I began due to the beauty #sure of that when I began due to the beauty theme The characters I wasn t sure of that when I began due to the beauty parlour theme The characters instantly likeable and the mystery was complex than appeared at the beginning I was satisfied with the solution and now am awaiting the next book Much like the pilot episode of a television series Tressed to Kill is a good introduction to a promised series of cozy mysteries set around a southern beauty shop Grace Terhune makes for an interesting main character and all the ladies that work with her at her mother s beauty shop are good distinct characters However like a pilot episode I felt there was almost too much being introduced to the eader uirky locals dashing agents intrepid eporters and annoying ex husbands fought for space
With The Actual Mysteries Being Solved Athe actual mysteries being solved A editing might have added some needed spark to the book Still a good first book and I will probably ead the second one due to the the believable and strong characterizations of the ladies of the beauty shop especially Grace Light and fun cozy mystery Likable characters It s sort of a Steel Magnolias mystery since it centers around a beauty shop 25 stars Tressed to Kill is a decent Gideon's Ride read but I found it largely unremarkable It s not bad but not amazing either You have your typical small town cast of characters with the hatefulich woman on the town council who gets offed and the nosy protagonist who s only nosing around to protect those she cares about of course even though the law enforcement people seem perfectly capable of investigating it by themselves It seems to be the current trend to give female amateur detectives a bit of a tough past as well broken marriage or Dahmer Detective: The Interrogation and Investigation That Shocked The World relationship tragic past etc Grace Terhune falls into the first category with aeal jerk of an ex who shows up occasionally to 20th Century Photography: Museum Ludwig Cologne rub her supposed unattractiveness in her face Special Agent Dillon is there to make her feel otherwise but he is unfortunatelyather uninteresting not to mention the fact that he seems. First in the brand new Southern Beauty Shop mystery series St Elizabeth Georgia offers charm Southern hospitality and most ecently murder When. To like Grace s mother better than he likes herAs for the mystery it s in the usual style of having the protagonist stumble around asking stupid uestions and suffering through numerous attempts on her life before she accidentally comes across a key piece of information and proceeds to challenge the killer without proper backup I find this a bit tiresome to be honest and frankly uite silly The point of making Grace a divorcee is probably to make her identifiable to modern audiences but then you turn around and have Grace act in a way that no self especting person would In summary very unremarkable indeed I was eally looking forward to this book The cover and the blurb had made
it sound like a light hearted good time and I was eallysound like a Hearted Good Time I Was hearted good time and I was that from my cozy books However upon Mise En Sc�ne: Cin�ma Et Lecture reading this story I found it to be a lot heavier in tone and mood than I initially thought Iespected and to some degree tip my hat to the author for doing a cozy with such a well Deathless rounded story with much going on And there wasn t a whole bunch of silliness happening save for a few places But I don t know if it was my mood or what with this book It just felt like such a heavyead throughout the majority of it to me And I don t think it helped too much that I barely got much of a sense of who the MC was at all I swear if it wasn t for her stopping back at her apartment to change I wouldn t even have had a clue as to what she looked like I also was ather annoyed with how it seemed like the MC was uber suspicious of her mom s best friend when the woman has known her ALL her life and had hardly even done anything to be suspicious of in the first place I also was ather annoyed a bit too about how said mom s friend s story about her lost husband seemed to be pushed to the way back burner of everything else I know it was said what happened to him and his friend was years ago But it was very primary to the main mystery and yet it was always being kicked to the curb So in saying all that I don t think I ll be continu. Hairdresser Grace Terhune and her mother Violetta gussy up all the high society ladies attending the town meeting they find their snobbiest cl. Ing this seriesBut I will ec it to those that a
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with organic skin care ecipes in the back the book A local lady withorganic skin care The Third Lynx (Quadrail, recipes in the back of the book A local lady with of influence is murdered and there are many people who would love to have seen her dead So who was brave enough to commit the murder This was a truly fun southern cozy mystery with a great cast of entertaining characters I thought it was well written and uite hilarious at times it was a good fastead I look forward to Mixed Doubles reading of this series It was a good storyThe gist of the story was a killing of a prominent citizen in St Elizabeth GeorgiaVioletta Terhune is the owner of Violetta s Beauty Salon She has some trouble with Constance Du Bois and Constance gets stabbed to death So people think that Violetta killed Connie Violetta s daughter Grace knows the truth and sets out to find who did the stabbingThis story was very well written and has many troubles and problems for Grace to solve before the murderer is found Both ladies go through a series of mishaps staged to look like they are the murdererThe book is well worth the time toead and find out how to live in a small southern town all your life It had funny situations that will make you laugh out loudI will Julio Bunny and the Foreign Lion (Free Audio Book Inside): --- Easter Book Collection For Kids recommend it to my family and friends With all theecent new cozy series it s been interesting weeding out the good ones from the bad onesthis is definitely one of the good ones I enjoy series set in the South but was a bit hesitant with this one since it s billed as the Southern Beauty Shop series I thought that might detract from the mystery Wrong Violetta s served as a great back drop and the main characters were all instantly likeable The mystery kept me guessing for awhile and it ended up having a couple of layers to it Excellent first outing Ms Dare I ll be waiting for the next one And the gravediggers Von Dr. Jakobsen bestraft - SM Krimi (Teil 3) read Barry Eisler books This was actually a lot of fun Ingenious way to get around things and I love how everything fit together in the end. Ient dead The police believe the mother daughter duo did her in But before things get snarled beyondepair Grace sets out to clear their names.