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Publisher's Summary

"Easy as A-B-C"

A contractor gets hired to gentrify the house that had once been his grandparents'. After beginning an affair with the house's owner, he begins overspending on the job and must find a way to make up the difference.

©2008 Laura Lippman; (P)2008 HarperCollins Publishers

Critic Reviews

"Lippman shows herself to be a master of short fiction....read them fast, like a glutton, or slowly to savor each one. Either way, this is a treasure." (Library Journal)
Lippman fans won't be disappointed with these small treasures." (Kirkus Reviews)

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