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Drop Dead, Gorgeous (The World's Worst Detective Book 1) by [Mike Jastrzebski]

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----I liked Wes Darling stories too. Here we have his very rich, distant cousin whose wife and mother-in-law both were murdered and came back as ghosts. Lots of interesting twists and turns, right up to the final sentence.--Charley Garrett----I have been a fan of Mike's for years and I am never disappointed. I love the Wes Darling series and this new series is fantastic! I cannot wait for the next one. Thank you for always providing great reading!--Olive----I nearly passed on this one when I saw it didn't feature Wes Darling, but I'm glad I didn't. Artie Kowalski, aka The World's Worst Detective, is still in love with his wife, who pays him a visit after her death to help him solve her murder. A fun story that features cops, both good and bad, ghosts, including Artie's wife, and Wes's physic friend Elvis, direct from Key West. A highly entertaining mystery. I look forward to more from the World's Worst Detective.--Stephen Campbell

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I came up with the idea of a P.I. who depended on his wife's ghost to solve mysteries. At the time I thought it would be a series with the ghost reappearing in each book. Like most of my books the story took on a life of its own and by the end, I knew that Artie's wife would not be returning. I hope you enjoy reading the book as much as I enjoyed writing it.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B01M5K5B62
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Write on the Water Press (November 18, 2016)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ November 18, 2016
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 2112 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage ‏ : ‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ On Kindle Scribe
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 201 pages
  • Customer Reviews:
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In September of 2003 my wife, Mary, and I moved aboard our 36-foot sailboat, Rough Draft. Over the past 15 years, this move has proved to be the adventure of a lifetime. We first traveled on the inland river system from Minnesota to Mobile, Alabama. We lived in Mobile for two years docked at a small marina. Hurricane Katrina dropped our boat into a neighbor’s backyard. After rescuing the boat we then sailed to Florida where we spent three months living at a mooring in Key West.

From there we cruised up the east coast to Ft. Lauderdale where we lived on the boat and I wrote for six years. We hoisted the sails once again in the spring of 2012, traversed the Gulf Stream, and explored the Abaco Islands in the Bahamas until hurricane season sent us back to Florida. From there we sailed up to the Chesapeake, then back down to Florida where we suffered boat damage during hurricane Matthew. Five of my six books were written while living on the boat and I am currently working on the second book in my world’s worst detective series.

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