Teaser Tuesday #228 ~ Better Homes And Corpses

Posted: January 2, 2018 in Cozy Mystery, Meme, Teaser Tuesdays
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Welcome to Teaser Tuesday hosted by Ambrosia  @ The Purple Booker.

Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
• Grab your current read.
• Open to a random page.
•Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

 

My Teaser for this week is from

Better Homes And Corpses

A Hamptons Home & Garden Mystery 

by Kathleen Bridge

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Genre: Cozy Mystery

 My teaser from page

 I pushed open the bathroom door and smacked into something solid. A nose. A perfectly handsome nose.

“Owww!” Cole yelped.

“Oh my God. Are you alright?”

“No, I’m not alright. Geez!”

I went to touch his nose but he pushed my hand away. What else could go wrong? As that thought fluttered across my brain, a screech rang out from the top of the stairs.

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Read on if you want to know more.

Synopsis

After Meg Barrett found her fiancé still had designs on his ex-wife, she decided it was time to refurbish her life. Leaving her glamorous job at a top home and garden magazine, she fled Manhattan for Montauk, only to find decorating can sometimes lead to detecting…

In between scouring estate sales for her new interior design business, Cottages by the Sea, Meg visits the swanky East Hampton home of her old college roommate, Jillian Spenser. But instead of seeing how the other half lives—she learns how the other half dies. Jillian’s mother, known as the Queen Mother of the Hamptons, has been murdered. Someone has staged a coup.

When she helps a friend inventory the Spensers’ estate for the insurance company, Meg finds herself right in the thick of things. Cataloging valuable antiques and art loses its charm when Meg discovers that the Spenser family has been hiding dangerous secrets, which may have furnished a murderer with a motive. As Meg gets closer to the truth, the killer will do anything to paint her out of the picture…

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Comments
  1. Wattle says:

    The title of this one made me giggle, love the cover too! I hope you’re enjoying it :)

  2. I LOVE cozies about interior design…and especially those in which a character is also redesigning her life.

    Thanks for sharing and for visiting my blog.

    Love that cover, too.

  3. Kathy Martin says:

    This one sounds like fun. Thanks for visiting my blog. Happy reading!

  4. Alice Audrey says:

    Sounds like a scandalous cozy.

    BTW, thanks for the free ebook list.

  5. I like this series so I hope you are enjoying it! :)

  6. ljennison says:

    Good teaser. I’d keep reading to see what happens next. Hope you are enjoying it!

  7. Katherine P says:

    I have one of the books in this series somewhere in my bins of books and I’m really looking forward to read it. I love the teasers you shared!

  8. Loved the teases and would keep reading for sure.

  9. sjhigbee says:

    I love the sound of this one! It seems to be both exciting and humorous – I hope you’re enjoying it:)

  10. Ha! What a fun choice. The title really stands out, against that cover. Happy New Year! I’m sure I’ve said it before, but I’m saying it again lol

  11. Great teaser, sounds like a fun book! Hope you enjoy it!

  12. This one sounds like a lot of fun and that title is killing me :)

  13. Ooooo! Sounds so good! I hope you are loving this one!

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