Rangeman or Morelli, that is the question.In case you missed it, Smokin’ Seventeen by Janet Evanovich is finally here and I can’t wait to get my hands on it.If you’ve spent a year waiting impatiently for the next installment and know you’ll soon be waiting again, here are a few titles that may help tide you over.
Agnes and the Hitman by Jennifer Crusie
Agnes is trying to get her food column done and the catering prepared for a Southern mob wedding when her bloodhound becomes the target of a masked intruder.With only a skillet and a mysterious hitman sent by a friend to protect her, Agnes faces florists, mobsters, and flamingoes.
Devil’s Food by Anthony Bruno
Has-been parole officer Loretta Kovacs is sent after a skip in Florida with her new partner, Frank Marvelli.They find their target at a fat farm swarming with bikers and feds.This winner is packed with humor and great dialogue.
Body Movers by Stephanie Bond
Carlotta Wren’s life changes from pampered princess to salesclerk when her parents skip the country to avoid prosecution for a white collar crime.Her trouble-prone brother gets a job as a body mover, someone who removes corpses.When his next assignment turns out to be the body of one of Carlotta’s enemies, Detective Jack Terry is determined to find out if she’s guilty even while he’s annoyed at his growing attraction for her.