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Hung Up to Die

(1997)
(The second book in the Mandy Dyer series)
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Mandy Dyer, owner of Dyer's Cleaners, has a spotless reputation for taking care of customers clothes until lipstick marks begin appearing on the freshly pressed garments. She's afraid one of her employees is trying to ruin her business, and she wonders if the employee could be working for a competitor, Lonnie "The Sleezeball" Mills, who has opened a discount cleaners in the neighborhood. Lonnie has been bombarding her customers with cut-rate coupons for his store.



When Mandy sees what she thinks is a mannequin suspended from the overhead conveyor inside the front window, she thinks it's another dirty trick, but when she gets inside, Mandy finds it's Lonnie's body, hanging from the conveyor. Mandy becomes a suspect because she had threatened to put a permanent end to his career if he didn't stop hanging around her plant. Adding to Mandy's problems is the arrival of her mother from Phoenix.



With humor, charm, and an exciting mystery at its core, Hung Up to Die promises an exciting ride for cozy lovers everywhere.



Praise for this book

"Dolores Johnson writes with wit and panache. I love her sense of humor." - Diane Mott Davidson


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Used availability for Dolores Johnson's Hung Up to Die

Hardback Editions

1997 : USA Hardback
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Title: Hung Up to Die: A Mandy Dyer Mystery (A Mandy Dyer Mystery)
Author(s): Dolores Johnson
ISBN: 1-56865-545-2 / 978-1-56865-545-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dell
Availability: Amazon   


Paperback Editions

November 1997 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Hung Up To Die
Author(s): Dolores Johnson
ISBN: 0-440-22353-9 / 978-0-440-22353-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dell
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA