Three Bedrooms, Two Baths, One Very Dead Corpse

Three Bedrooms, Two Baths, One Very Dead Corpse

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Random House, Inc.
Location, location, location.

After a divorce from her husband and business partner, Alex, Amanda Thorne is determined to make it on her own in real estate--despite scorpions, 100-degree heat, and an encounter with a cactus en route to her first big listing. But when she finally arrives at the Mid-century modern manse, a lifeless body in the living room really spoils the ambiance.

With the reluctant cooperation of dishy Detective Ken Becker, Amanda sets out to unravel the truth. But after a fellow real estate agent is murdered, some pissed-off Black Widow spiders infest her car, and a body is found floating in her pool, it's clear someone wants Amanda's inquiring mind off the market--permanently.

"James's sparkling debut introduces an appealing new sleuth. . .Witty, accident-prone Amanda should attract fans of Laura Levine."--Publishers Weekly

David James has not written any screenplays, has never received a Pulitzer, and is not a regular contributor to National Public Radio. He is currently working on his next Amanda Thorne mystery.

Baker & Taylor
Palm Springs real estate agent Amanda Thorne is excited about her first big listing until she finds the dead body of environmentalist Doc Winters in the living room and, launching her own investigation, soon becomes the killer's next target.

Publisher: New York : Kensington Books, 2010
ISBN: 9780758206404
9780758206312
0758206313
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY JAM
Characteristics: 268 p. ;,22 cm.

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greensky72 Apr 28, 2016

I really related to the main chareter she seemed to have the same type of crazy obsssesd religious family I had minus the ex gay husband... this girl totally rocks the actions and the language works just fine it feels real I am do bored with the perfect female heriones who have to ask for permission to curse. yeah Love this writer

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monyksuth
Mar 22, 2014

Should be restricted for coarse language

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hinnah
Mar 20, 2013

What induced me to pick up this book? I could not get past the third page due to the crass & foul mouthed language as well as the utterly fake way the heroine expressed herself, like a testosterone filled jock. This is one of those situations that the male author could not get into the female psyche. The ineptitude of the author really makes the story fall short. Don't waste your time!

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