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SHOES TO DIE FOR
Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Thriller, Mystery, Amateur Sleuth
Jaine Austen is alive and writing
Meanwhile, contemporary Jaine cracks wise, wearing elastic-waist pants and solving mysteries on the side. Her latest case begins when she comes across a prospective ad client with a high heel stuck in her lifeless neck. It seems everyone hated the victim, and as Jaine begins to gather clues, even more suspects appear.
While Jaine is sure to disarm readers with her cranky charm, the mystery plot drags just when the tension should start to rise. An e-mail subplot further slows the action. Still, self-deprecating Jaine is
Reviewed By: Cindy Harrison
Published: June 2005