"The second in the new series, Murder Between The Covers offers both a light mystery while delving into how society often views those who make minimum wage as invisible and powerless."
Oline Cogdill of the Ft. Lauderdale Sun Sentinel
Elaine Viets has actually worked those dead-end jobs in her mystery novels,just like her character, Helen Hawthorne. Over the years, Elaine has been a dress store clerk, phone book proofreader, babysitter, telemarketer, bookseller, and weed puller at fifty cents a bucket. She is also the author of the Josie Marcus, Mystery Shopper series and numerous short stories. Elaine has won an Anthony Award and an Agatha Award. She lives in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, with her husband, author and actor Don Crinklaw. Please visit her blog: The Lipstick Chronicles.
I have been looking for another cozy series and I think I found one with Elaine Viets. I enjoyed the book and a big part of my liking a series are the characters. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Mary Marine
I just love this series. I stumbled across it hoping to steer my reading in another direction and it did. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Frugal Mom and Wife
This series is interesting and well done. The premise is hard to believe because clearly an appeal of the original problem with her ex husband would have solved the money issue. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Kathey Coonce
Set in south FL (where I live) - I've really gotten to know and like the characters in the book; have read most of the series now.Published 8 months ago by Miamigrrl
Loved it. However, several of her books get a little depressing towards the end because even though she solves the murder, she is still in somewhat of a hopeless situation. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Cherri Nesvold