Sarah Graves The Dead Cat Bounce (Home Repair is Homicide, #1) Book

Sarah Graves The Dead Cat Bounce (Home Repair is Homicide, #1) Book

The Dead Cat Bounce (Home Repair is Homicide, #1)

dead cat bounce n. Stock market jargon for a small, temporary rise in a stock s trading price after a sharp drop.Since she bought her rambling old fixer upper of a house, Jacobia Tiptree has gotten used to finding things broken But her latest problem isn t so easily repaired Along with the rotting floor joists and sagging support beams, there s the little matter of the d dead cat bounce n. Stock market jargon for a small, temporary rise in a stock s trading price after a sharp drop.Since she bought her rambling old fixer upper of a house, Jacobia Tiptree has gotten used to finding things broken But her latest problem isn t so easily repaired Along with the rotting floor joists and sagging support beams, there s the little matter of the dead man in Jake s storeroom, an ice pick firmly planted in his cranium.Not much happens in her tiny Maine town, but that s about to change Jake s unknown guest turns out to be a world famous corporate raider, local boy turned billionaire Threnody McIlwaine When Jake s best friend, quiet and dependable Ellie White, readily confesses to the murder, cops and journalists swarm into snowbound Eastport.Jake smells a cover up, and begins poking into past history between McIlwaine and Ellie s family But someone doesn t like nosy neighborsand Jake s rustic refuge may become her final resting place

Title : The Dead Cat Bounce (Home Repair is Homicide, #1)
Author :  Sarah Graves
Language : English
Isbn : 055357857X
Format : Mass Market Paperback
Pages : 320 pages

Rating: 4.7

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