Grave on Grand Avenue Author:Naomi Hirahara LAPD bicycle cop-and aspiring homicide detective-Ellie Rush is back on patrol in the newest mystery from the national bestselling author of Murder on Bamboo Lane. — Ellie stops for a friendly hat with gardener Eduardo Fuentes while patrolling one of Los Angeles's premier concert halls. A few minutes later she's shocked to discover hi lying at th... more »e bottom of a staircase, clinging to life and whispering something indecipherable. Nearby, the father of Xu, a Chinese classical musician superstar, claims Fuentes was knocked down while attempting to steals his son's multi-million-dollar cello - a story Ellie has trouble believing.
Meanwhile, Ellie has issues of her own to deal with-like the curious theft of her car, a 1969 Buick Skylark. But after the gardener take his last breath and Xu mysteriously disappears, it's clear to Ellie that she must act quickly before someone else falls silent.« less