No Place Like Rome (A Lexi Carmichael Mystery)
No Place Like Rome - A Lexi Carmichael Mystery Author:Julie Moffett Just another week in the life of geek girl Lexi Carmichael — Italy might seem like a long way to go to hide after a disastrous date. But when sexy ┘berhacker Slash (no, that?s not his real name) asks me to go with him to Rome on an investigation, the timing is sort of perfect. My messed-up love life becomes the least of my worries, though, after ... more »the dead body, the near kidnapping and the discovery of a top secret encrypted file that even I can?t hack.
With time running out, there?s only one thing to do: call in the legendary Zimmerman twins and my best fluent-in-Italian friend, Basia, to crack the code. Now if only someone could help me solve the mystery of whether Slash is flirting, or if all the kissing is just one of those ?when in Rome? things?
But when we finally uncover the secret someone would kill to keep, it?s up to me to solve the case and save the lives of my best friends.
#3 in series picks up where #2 left off. Lexi is mortified about how she met Finn's family & is embarrassed to face them. Finn takes on a new case from none other than Slash. His uncle has been accused of a theft from the vatican bank so he's hiring X corp to investigate. Lexi is assigned the case to go to Rome with Slash. Confused & socially awkward, Lexi is juggling her feelings for Finn and Slash while hacking into the banks to find the real culprit of the theft. Attempted murder, several mishaps, & a 5oo year mystery all play into the Rome adventure. Lexi and Slash, along with Tito, Basia, & the Zimmerman twins race to uncover the theft, murderer, and secret hidden in the code to clear Slash's uncle's name.