Welcome to Memphis Tennessee, home of Aunt Pats Barbeque Restaurant and the best BBQ around.
Lulu Taylor is the owner of this fine establishment, named in honor of her great-aunt. Lulu knows just about everyone in Memphis and if she doesnt know someone, one of her friends does, which usually lands her smack dab in the middle of much more than a bit of BBQ sauce.
Beauty pageants are a pretty big thing right now for tots and teens. Memphis hosts more than a few and one pageant coach, Tristan Pembroke, thinks pretty highly of herself even though most people dont think much of her at all. When the coachs body is found dead in a closet at a party and the police start pointing fingers at Lulu and her family she knows she has to help the police again find the real killer. As she studies the whole picture the real culprits become clearer and clearer, she has to prove it before anyone else gets hurt.
With a large dose of humor and some very colorful characters this whodunit is stick to your ribs awesome. I loved it!
The characters in this series are so bountiful and quirky you just have to love them. The police jumping to the wrong conclusion is standard in mysteries, and several suspects are quickly revealed but this author adds an unexpected twist that I never saw coming.
Fans of this series will love it. If you havent started this series there is no better time than the present.
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