Title: Right from the Gecko
Author: Cynthia Baxter
# pages: 319
Date published: 2007
Genre: cozy mystery
(not my favorite)
“Ladies and gentleman, the captain has turned on the seat-belt sign.”
Synopsis (from Barnes&Noble.com): Surf’s up . . . and so are the stakes when veterinarian and amateur sleuth Jessica Popper escapes to the land of hula, hibiscus, and geckos for a professional conference. The last time she and boyfriend Nick Burby touched down on the
There’s no end of suspects among the exotic flora and fauna, from the victim’s journalistic rivals and a mystery boyfriend to an eccentric beachcomber and a governor’s aide with ties to a controversial biotech firm bringing progress to paradise. One of them is a killer with the chameleon-like ability to stay hidden—and if Jessica doesn’t uncover hula-dunnit in time, she’ll be saying aloha . . . permanently.
Random Thoughts: This is the first of Baker’s Reigning Cats and Dogs mysteries. And, honestly, it will probably be the last. Too bad. I had such high hopes. I thought a veterinarian amateur sleuth would be great, but I just couldn’t get into the
Has anyone else read any other books in this series? Are any of the others good? Do they have animals in them???
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