Snagged - Regan Reilly, Bk 2 Author:Carol Higgins Clark In glitzy Miami Beach, a pantyhose convention is being held in the same hotel as a morticians' annual gathering. First-class sleuth Regan Reilly is staying nearby in trendy South Beach, in town to be in her friend Maura's wedding and to spend time with her mystery-writing mother and elegant, funeral-director father. There she... more » meets the bride's favorite relative, the seventy-something Uncle Richie who is not only going to Maura's wedding, but to the pantyhose convention as well. His blood pressure is headed for the stratosphere with his excitement over his newest invention: pantyhose guaranteed to never snag, run, or rip. It's a product women--and rival manufacturers--would kill for.
Two attempts on Uncle Richie's life convince Regan that there's villainy about in the legwear industry. Then she discovers clues that lead back to the suspicious death of Richie's landlady a year earlier. Suddenly, without a motive, she's combing a Miami Beach hotel filled with rowdy morticians, ruthless hosiery executives, and models with gorgeous gams to find a hitman. And while Uncle Richie is hot to make a killing in nylons, Regan's feeling the big chill in the Florida heat and worried that instead of being a member of the wedding, she's on her way to a funeral...her own.« less
A man invents the perfect panty hose and someone doesn't want him to market them. He needs the money to help himself and his friends. I read mostly mysteries and sometimes like a light mystery. This book fits into that catagory perfectly. An easy read and a good story.