Pressed to Kill

Pressed to Kill

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"Dolores Johnson writes with wit and panache. I love her sense of humor." ---Diane Mott Davidson, author of "Double Shot" In this latest installment of Dolores Johnson's beloved dry-cleaning sleuth series, Mandy Dyer notices the new and improved appearance of her customer Ardith Brewster. The young woman has met a new but mysterious boyfriend at Dyer Cleaners' open house party. When Ardith, a loan officer at a bank, turns up dead a couple days later, Mandy suspects the worst. The only clue she has to go on is a mention of the unknown boyfriend's sharp sense of style---so different from Ardith's suit-and-tie co-workers. Mandy's curiosity turns to horror when she finds that the victim in a similar killing had been in the cleaners shortly before her death, and what's more, that the two women bore a striking resemblance to each other. With only clothes for clues and the less-than-reliable help of her incorrigible employee, Betty the Bag Lady, Mandy presses on with her investigation in a race to find the killer before he has a chance to close out her career permanently.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 286 pages
  • 161 x 218 x 22mm | 440g
  • Center Point
  • Thorndike, ME, United States
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • large type edition
  • 1585479683
  • 9781585479689

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Praise for Dolores Johnson and the Mandy Dyer Mystery Series "Plenty of colorful suspects . . . Johnson's ability to infuse comedy into the plot will keep readers chuckling. Good, clean fun." ---"Booklist "on "Taking the Wrap" " " "With this novel and series, Dolores Johnson takes her audience to the cleaners . . . fans will welcome the spin." ---"Midwest"" Book Review" on "Buttons and Foes" " " "A pleasant diversion squarely in cozy territory." ---"The Drood Review of Mystery" on "Homicide and Old Lace" "A delightful romp with an irrepressible heroine." ---"Romantic Times" on "Wash,"" Fold, and Die" "This terrific Mandy Dyer mystery is full of unique, colorful characters. . . . If you love to laugh . . . you'll love "Wash,"" Fold, and Die."" ---"Rendezvous" on "Wash,"" Fold, and Die"show more

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95 ratings
3.35 out of 5 stars
5 13% (12)
4 32% (30)
3 38% (36)
2 15% (14)
1 3% (3)
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