With humor and a wicked wit, Barbara Rogan introduces readers to Jo Donovan, a literary agent turned detective. With the help of a former FBI profiler and an old flame, now an NYPD detective, Jo fights to save her agency and herself from the maniacal and murderous actions of a rejected writer. A terrific, fun read that is both a compelling mystery and an inside look into the world of publishing.
"2 in 1: Good mystery & Literary NYC scene"
In the summer of 1972, on the night of their high school graduation, nine friends make a solemn vow to meet in twenty years' time. For Willa Scott, the future is tinged with the rosy hue of youthful promise. But the ensuing decades bring change and separation. Then, one afternoon, Willa encounters Patrick Mulhaven, the bad-boy of Beacon High. Reminded of their long-ago vow, she agrees to help him track down their old group. But her best friend Angel seems to have vanished.