Image of Kiss of Death (A Daytime Mystery)


Image of Kiss of Death (A Daytime Mystery)

Palmer provides an interesting glimpse into the lives of people connected with daytime soap operas in her latest novel. An intriguing plot and strong characters make the story flow.

Soap opera writer Morgan Tyler decides to use her unexpected inheritance to hire a private detective to track down the details of her own life story. At age 6, Morgan was abandoned in a van on a rural road, and she knows nothing about her birth parents or the circumstances that led to her being discovered.

P.I. Bobby Novello takes her case, first tracking down the sheriff who discovered her. Then things get really dicey when her best friend is accused of murder. (BERKLEY PRIME CRIME, Apr., 320 pp., $6.99)
Reviewed by: 
Roseann Marlett