Someone is trying to sabotage the Initial Public Offering of 'Read-Out', a small Silicon Valley start-up, and Lee Alvarez has been hired to find the culprit. Meanwhile, the first Alvarez grandchild is about to be born while Lee is planning her very own Christmas wedding; or rather letting her mother plan it. When Lee finds the CEO hanging by the neck in his boardroom wearing nothing but baby blue boxer shorts, she has to ask herself, was it suicide? Or was it murder? If so, was the saboteur responsible, one of his business partners, or even his famous rock star ex-wife? There are too many suspects and the bodies start piling up just in time for Christmas. Ho, ho, ho
About the Author
Best Mystery Fiction 2017 and the Dan Poynter's Legacy Award Best Fiction 2017.
The Persephone Cole Vintage Mysteries, dubbed "the perfect mystery" by Dan Poyntner's Global Ebook Awards, is set in Manhattan circa 1942, our country's entrance into WWII. Book One of the Persephone Cole Vintage Mystery Series, The Dagger Before Me, was voted best historical mystery novel by Amazon readers in October, 2013. It was followed by Iced Diamonds. Book Three, The Chocolate Kiss-Off, was winner of Global Silver 2016 as well as a LEFTY Finalist for Best Historical Mystery.
As the daughter of real-life Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus folk, Heather's proudest achievement is winning the Silver IPPY for Best Mystery/thriller 2014 for Death of a Clown. During the golden age of the circus, her mother was a trapeze artist/performer and father, an elephant trainer. Heather brings the daily existence of the Big Top to life, embellished by her own murderous imagination.
Corliss and Other Award Winning Stories is an anthology of her favorite short stories, short shorts, and flash fiction.
Her most recent endeavor is Honeymoons Can Be Murder, A Novelette, Book One of the Lee Alvarez Mysteries, a spinoff of the Alvarez Family Murder Mysteries.