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By Vicki Doudera

Book Details:

ISBN: 0738719501
EAN: 9780738719504
ASIN: 0738719501
Publisher: dead night Ink
Publication Date: 2010-04-08
Number of Pages: 328
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books, Goodreads

Synopsis from Amazon:

Red-hot actual property agent Darby Farr has spent years attempting to overlook her fatherland of storm Harbor, Maine-especially the painful stories of being raised by way of her controlling aunt following her parents' tragic deaths. Then one morning, she learns her aunt is demise, and the calculating girl has one ultimate call for: clinch the multimillion-dollar sale of Fairview, a wide ranging waterfront estate.

The deal turns out easy, yet hassle is brewing at the rocky coast. inside of hours of Darby's arrival, an vague deed limit scuttles the sale simply because the backup customer is located bludgeoned to dying at the property's grounds. Assisted by means of good-looking journalist Miles Porter, Darby uncovers darkish secrets and techniques that show an unsightly scandal . . . or even uglier causes for homicide. As a brutal hurricane surges up the coast, Darby needs to salvage the deal, locate the killer-and in some way remain alive.

"[Doudera] expertly weaves a story of suspense on a Maine island, the place homicide and genuine property are an explosive combination."-Tess Gerritsen, New York Times bestselling writer of The Mephisto Club

"Here's a fast paced and well-told tale with a wise, savvy actual property agent because the heroine, fixing crimes whereas making revenues. bring forth the following one!"-Barbara Corcoran, genuine property contributor for NBC's Today Show and writer of Nextville: outstanding areas to stay the remainder of Your Life 

 

GoodReads writer Information:

Author Name: Vicki Doudera

Author Description: Vicki has written ratings of journal articles, shuttle books for individuals drawn to Maine, a CD jogging travel approximately her city, and a brand new secret sequence that includes crimson sizzling Realtor Darby Farr. First within the sequence, a home TO DIE FOR, has got rave reports, and KILLER directory, Darby's moment secret, comes out in April of 2011. (Midnight Ink.)

Vicki loves to say she is "all approximately houses." She writes approximately them in her secret sequence, sells them as a true property agent at the coast of Maine, and is helping construct them via her longtime involvement with Habitat for Humanity.

She is an avid reader, hiker, knitter and skier and enjoys writing the type of books she herself likes to read.

Author URL: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/3064179

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