"Who knows more about the wedding party than your hairdresser? Welcome back south Florida's Marla Shore, who trips over the dead matron of honor in her tenth cozy." -Library Journal
"The action is fast-paced, the situations and characterizations provide plenty of this author's trademark humor. Her knowledge of the look, feel and social texture of South Florida living is another great attraction for her readers." -Naples Florida Weekly
"Interesting characters and South Florida scenery make "Shear Murder" a cut above other amateur sleuth mysteries." -Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel
"This is a fabulous choice to curl up by the fireplace or lounge by the pool and immerse yourself in murder, mayhem and a healthy helping ofhumor." -Night Owl Reviews
"Mix together a sassy hairdresser with a penchant for sleuthing, a sexy detective and some eccentric friends and neighbors; stir in an unconventional murder or two, bake in the South Florida sun, and you have the makings of Nancy J. Cohen's delicious 'Bad Hair Day' mystery series." -The Island Reporter
"This is an ideal cozy mystery full of murder, mayhem, humor and romance. It is so fast paced you will read it in one sitting."-Escape with Dollycas
From the Inside Flap
TheSouth Florida stylist is following her To Do list just fine until an unexpectedevent unravels her carefully laid plans.At Jill's wedding reception, Marla discovers the matron of honor--Jill's sisterTorrie--dead under the cake table, a knife embedded in her chest.
Unfortunately,Jill has a strong motive for murder. Sheand Torrie co-owned a piece of commercial property, and they'd disagreed onwhether to sell or lease the land. Nowwith Torrie out of the way, Jill's decision can rule. Or can it?Her relatives may have some say on who gets control, meaning Jill can'ttrust any of them.
Torrieknew secrets about her colleagues, too, things they wouldn't want revealed. But when Marla learns one of those secretsinvolves Jill's past, she wonders if her friend is truly innocent. She'd better untangle the snarl of suspectsand iron out the clues before the killer highlights her as the next victim.
Shear Murder is a fast-paced humorous mystery that will have yourooting for Marla to walk down the aisle with her groom before another disasterbefalls her.