The Trouble with a Bad Fit (Simona Griffo, Bk 6)
The Trouble with a Bad Fit - Simona Griffo, Bk 6 Author:Camilla T. Crespi New York Fashion Week is only days away and Simona’s new client and friend is desperate to finish the collection she hopes will bring her back to fame. Then her fitting model and muse is found murdered in the ladies room. Simona’s live-in detective boyfriend, in charge of the case, warns her to stay away, but Simona isn’t about... more » to lose a client or let down a friend. Except her boyfriend isn’t the only one who wants her off the case. On the way home one evening, Simona is attacked. Dmitri, a Russian cabdriver, arrives on the scene just in time and Simona hires him to be her bodyguard, which doesn’t do her much good. Attacked a second time, she ends up in the hospital more determined than ever to find the murderer.
Ambitious new partner, angry tailor, overly-protective sample maker, grateful seamstress, jealous competitor -- the suspects are many. Only when Simona delves into the past does she arrive at the truth, but not before risking her life again, this time on the runway of Bryant Park.
Fashion Footnotes and a recipe for Schmatta pasta are included.« less
Would be an interesting read for those who follow the fashion industry.
Simona Griffo has her work cut out for her after a model is found slain in the ladies room at the building of her friend, legendary fashion designer, Roberta Riddle. Simona is eager to help, despite the protests of her boyfriend, the detective on the case.