7th in the Kate Jasper series and a good read. You get to revisit some of the characters from the other books, but you don't have to have read them to follow this story line. At a barbeque reuniting the Class of '68, Kate finds that Sid Semling, master prankster, is just as obnoxious as he was in school. He pinches the women, insults the men, and programs Kate's pinball machine, Hot Flash, to spew offensive comments. But no one is laughing when Sid in suddenly electrocuted by Hot Flash. And as the owner of the deadly machine, Kate is first in the class of suspects.