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Designer Dirty Laundry | A Style & Error Mystery
Samantha Kidd, ex-buyer turned Trend Specialist, designed her future with couture precision, but finding the Fashion Director's corpse on Day One leaves her hanging by a thread. When the killer fabricates evidence that puts the cops on her hemline, her new life begins to unravel. She trades high fashion for dirty laundry and reveals a cast of designers out for blood. Now this flatfoot in heels must keep pace with a diabolical designer before she gets marked down for murder.
Named a top Indie book for July 2012 by Kirkus Reviews
Included in LA Magazine's June Reading List
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A possible TV show?
Rights to the Style & Error Series have been optioned, which means perhaps Samantha Kidd will be beamed directly into your living room.
Stay tuned for details!
Just Kidding | A Style & Error e-Short Story
This is a prequel to Designer Dirty Laundry
Before she gave up her glamorous career...
Before she moved back to the town where she grew up...
Before she was suspected of murder...
Designer Shoe buyer Samantha Kidd thinks the only thing needed to do her job well is a professional attitude, a high taste level, and a little careful planning. But when she sets out on day one of market week, prepared to wow her boss, there's one thing she's not prepared for: the serial charm of shoe designer Nick Taylor.
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Buyer, Beware | Book 2 in the Style & Error Mystery Series
Out-of-work fashion expert Samantha Kidd is strapped. But when the buyer of handbags for a hot new retailer turns up dead and Samantha is recruited for the job, the opportunity comes with a caveat: she’s expected to find some answers. The police name a suspect but the label doesn’t fit. Samantha turns to a sexy stranger for help, but as the walls close around her like a snug satin lining, she must get a handle on the suspects, or risk being caught in the killer’s clutches.
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Buyer, Beware named Top Pick by Night Owl Reviews!
We love what Night Owl reviewer says about Buyer, Beware and Samantha Kidd:
"I find this series addictive in that you just can't walk away from Sam and how through no fault of her own she finds herself at the center of any storm having to do with the fashion industry."
Read entire review Here!
Style & Error in one convenient package!
It takes a fashionista to uncover designer crimes, and former fashion buyer-turned amateur sleuth Samantha Kidd uncovers them with style & error. In this collection, discover the first meeting between Samantha Kidd and shoe designer Nick Taylor in short story JUST KIDDING. Next, follow along as Samantha deconstructs a design competition in DESIGNER DIRTY LAUNDRY and bags a killer in BUYER, BEWARE. Bonus material includes chapter one from the upcoming THE BRIM REAPER, instructions on how to make Samantha Kidd’s Signature Sandwich, and an essay from the point of view of Logan, Samantha’s cat.
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THE BRIM REAPER | #3 in the Style & Error Mystery Series
When an over-the-top collection of vintage Hollywood costumes comes to Samantha Kidd’s hometown, it brings a hat box full of hype. Close friend Eddie is in charge of the exhibit but when hype turns to homicide, he turns to Samantha for help. Brimming with good intentions, she loops in the cops, but after one too many cloche calls, she’s soon in over her head. If she can tear the lid off the investigation, it might mean a feather in her fedora. And if she can’t? She might get capped.
Trade Paperback ISBN: 9780984965342, $14.95
e-ISBN: 9780984965359, $2.99
Publication date: December 3, 2013
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