|Print List Price:||$12.50|
Save $11.51 (92%)
Sunny Side Up (A Deadline Cozy Mystery Book 1) Kindle Edition
|New from||Used from|
"Bones Don't Lie" by Melinda Leigh
Learn more about this new book.
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Customers who bought this item also bought
Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
Top customer reviews
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.
Eve Lloyd sold her NY restaurant and divorced her useless ex-husband, rented out her apartment on a six-month lease and took a trip to visit her aunt. But when she arrived, her aunt was gone and the townsfolk found Eve quite strange. She comes back from dinner with her aunt's real estate agent and finds a dead body in her kitchen with a woman she'd only met the day before, claiming she just walked in on the dead body. As she tries to establish her own alibi, and prevent the townsfolk from thinking she's guilty, Eve finds a few new friends and develops a crush on the detective. She's captured by the perpetrator before the end and almost meets her own maker, but luckily the detective saves her. And Eve learns what her ex-husband did to try to save her.
A cute, fun, simple read... nice intro to the cast of characters and the town. Easy for a light afternoon. Good beginning for a new series that shows promise.
It needs depth. Dialogue was a little combative in the beginning. Wish I knew more about her parents and why she's so close to her aunt. Everything just sorta "comes together" as a setup for the series... just hoping it isn't always like that as it would be too simple.
It's a light-and-quick read in between complex plots or an emotional roller-coaster of a read. Give it a chance but look at it as just a couple of hours of fun.
A woman, divorced in a brutal court trial, leaves the scene of her failed marriage...well that was about the end of the predictable. You find yourself liking Eve Lloyd a lot. Eve speaks her mind, as we quickly find out when she arrives on the Rock-Maine Island, from her last home in Manhattan.
Eve has an Aunt Mira who writes best selling historical romances. Mira has an 'open door' policy as far as her niece. So, when Eve arrives and finds her not home...questions arise. Not only that, Eve senses someone lurking outside at night. When she finds foot prints outside her living room window, then a break-in occurs...she calls the police right? Wrong...you see not predictable.
Eve also goes out for some meals with the 'natives' of the Island and speaks her mind about her ex-husband. Words that may come back to haunt her.
I won't say too much more and the story would be spoilt for you if I did. However, you may never eat your eggs sunny side up again...just saying! Enjoy this short book. I only wish it had been longer. Now, I will look for the next volume "Snuffed Out." Enjoy!