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Mai Tai to Murder

(2007)
(The third book in the Darcy Cavanaugh Mystery series)
A novel by

 
 
Knives, poison, strangulation-ER nurse Darcy Cavanaugh is about to show-and-tell all kinds of deathly dos and don'ts for a mystery writers' workshop at sea. Teaching A Nurses' Guide to Murder in exchange for a Caribbean cruise was a small price to pay for what should have been a vacation in paradise. That is, if she didn't have to share deck space with her boyfriend's uptight mother! Aspiring novelist and wife to a powerful Virginia judge, Mrs. Skyler wishes her son had better breeding prospects than a redheaded Yankee from California. To make matters worse, the Skyler matriarch wants to submit her novel to a merciless agent whose biting criticism is matched only by her squawking, sailor-tongued parrot.

In a crazy twist, a real murder takes place and the judge's wife becomes the main suspect. To protect her boyfriend's mother, Darcy scrambles to peg the real killer from a tangled and nutty cast of desperate writers, overzealous fans, and distracting male cover models with killer abs.

Genre: Mystery

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Paperback Editions

September 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: Mai Tai to Murder (The Darcy Cavanaugh Mysteries)
Author(s): Candy Calvert
ISBN: 0-7387-1074-1 / 978-0-7387-1074-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Midnight Ink
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