By Susan Dunlap
A unique three-in-one variation of Susan Dunlap’s Vejay Haskell Mysteries, approximately an intrepid meter reader who solves the crimes that the police can’t crack
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An equivalent chance dying,
Vejay Haskell is taking part in hooky from her task as an electric-meter reader in Henderson, California. She skirts round the fringe of city, making her technique to Frank’s position, a comfy saloon owned by way of her buddy Frank Goulet. After cups of scorching buttered rum, they've got an issue and he or she storms out into the pouring rain. yet by the point she will get again to Frank’s bar to express regret, he's lifeless. Vejay used to be obvious leaving Frank’s residence in a huff, and her loss of an alibi mixed along with her suspicious unwell day make her the number-one suspect. because the police shut in on her, Vejay turns detective looking for Frank’s actual killer. It’s a deadly activity, yet she has one virtue whilst she places on her paintings outfits: no one ever notices the meter reader.
The Bohemian Connection,
A clique of robust conservatives referred to as the Bohemian membership gathers for a exclusive assembly within the backwoods city of Henderson, California. notwithstanding their actions are shrouded in secrecy, Henderson meter reader Vejay Haskell is ready to get an all-too-close inside of glance. looking out the geographical region for a coworker’s lacking niece, she unearths the gorgeous gymnast mendacity useless within the backside of a sewer drain. The sheriff calls it an twist of fate, yet Vejay suspects the girl’s loss of life was once hooked up to the Bohemian Club’s unquenchable hope for medicines, booze, and prostitutes. discovering the killer will suggest going nose to nose with the nation’s fiercest politicians.
The final Annual Slugfest,
It’s time for Henderson’s local pageant honoring the mostly detested California banana slug. instead of consume crow, the area’s neighborhood politicians catch up on their sins through consuming slug scorching canine, slug chili, and slug pie. This yr, one dish will turn out murderously foul. Edwina Henderson is the final of her relations to stay within the city that bears their identify. A devoted environmentalist, she is usually the girl answerable for this year’s slugfest, and should take her position on the judge’s desk. while a slug pizza knocks her flat, the gang assumes it was once simply a particularly gross slice. but if she doesn’t wake up, meter reader Vejay Haskell needs to confront the devious homicide of the town’s best treehugger.