At thirty-four, Santa Cruz County Law Librarian Pat Pirard is living her perfect life. She has a job she loves, she’s just purchased her dream car, and she is almost over being dumped by her long term boyfriend. But her thirty-fifth birthday marks the end of life as she knows it, and Pat has to reinvent herself. As a birthday present, Pat’s best friend enrolls her in a glass flower making class. She learns a lot in the class, but she never expects her final lesson will be all about murder.
A compelling mystery, quirky characters, humor, and romantic complications are spun deftly in Jarvis’ clever and capable hands. The page-turning plot and delightful cast of characters will make cozy mystery fans eager to tag along with Pat. Amy Beth Arkawy, author of the award-winning Eliza Gordon Mystery series.
Downsized Pat Pirard uses her invaluable skills in a local murder case. Yes, the hunky attorney who hires her is a distraction, but as Pat tenaciously follows witnesses and clues, all sorts of ugly truths float to the surface. R.P. Dahlke author of the Dead Red Mysteries series.
Nancy Lynn Jarvis has written another spellbinding murder mystery, with a beguiling heroine, a hint of romance, and a plot that captivates all the way to the end. I couldn’t put it down. Yolanda Renée, author of the Detective Quaid Mysteries series.
Nancy Lynn Jarvis proves her mastery of the cozy genre with engaging characters, a unique setting, and a twisting puzzle-like plot. It's pure fun. Nancy Wood author of the Shelby McDougall Mysteries series.