A Better Class of Murder (Lady Margaret Priam Mysteries)
A Better Class of Murder - Lady Margaret Priam Mysteries Author:Joyce Christmas For the first time ever, Lady Margaret Priam and Betty Trenka join forces--to solve a high-tech Manhattan murder among the very rich. — To her delighted surprise, suburban sleuth Betty Trenka finds herself ensconced in a luxurious New York City hotel--preparing to investigate the wealthy, ruthless computer entrepreneur Gerald Toth for her country... more » neighbor, Ted Kelso. An expert tester of software programs, Ted has been offered a suspiciously large sum to approve Toth's top secret new brainchild.
But a murder on a foggy Connecticut beach ups the ante especially when an unmarked computer disk is found at the crime scene. Suddenly Betty and her newfound friend, the elegant Lady Margaret Priam, are surfing the social scene for a cunning killer--and playing real-life computer games where death is only a mouse click away. . . .« less
I liked this Betty Trinka and Lady Margaret Priam mystery better than either of the two as separate series. Find out how a retired (and rather dowdy) businesswoman from the sticks becomes friends with the chic British expat--oh, and how they solve a murder.
This good Joyce Christmas story features both Betty Trenka and Lady Margaret because Betty is sent to NYC by her neighbor to investigate a computer entrepreur and Lady Margaret is asked to show her around.