By Elaine Viets
Somebody has killed Halley Hardwicke, the new younger fashion designer of thousand-dollar Italian silk scarves, within the mall parking lot-and police have their eye on Jake, the husband of Josie's ally Alyce. The couple lived close to the wrap maven, however it turns out Halley and Jake have been a bit too neighborly. So Josie comes to a decision to do what she does most sensible to assist out her friend-go undercover and spot if she will be able to locate a few clues. simply because this time, there is a lot extra at stake than a headscarf, no matter if it really is to die for...
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It’s Alyce. She’s called three times. She can’t reach you on that overpriced cell phone. What’s the point of buying that thing if you turn it off when I’m trying to reach you? Alyce needs to talk to you right now. " Thanks, Mom, Josie thought. That really helps the lesbian issue. " Josie speed-dialed her number. Her friend picked up on the first ring. " Josie said. "The police were here asking questions about Halley," Alyce said. Josie could hear the raw panic in her voice. "Sure," Josie said.
At least it helped Josie stay one step ahead. For now, anyway. Zoe was the bane of Josie’s existence. The kid was nine going on thirty-nine. She was the first one in Amelia’s class to wear makeup and high heels. She was also the class sex instructor, dispensing wildly inaccurate information mixed with enough authentic detail to scare any parent. " Josie said. The line of cars at the stop sign was backed up for more than a mile. They wouldn’t get home until midnight. " Amelia rolled her eyes, one of Josie’s least favorite habits.
But couldn’t she wait until Brittney was out of high school? She’s what—five now? " "Cliff said that and Halley went ballistic. She said she’d wasted enough of her life in this backwater. She couldn’t stand St. Louis another minute. Halley was too talented to live here. " "You’re kidding," Alyce said. " "She said such cruel, unforgivable things," Joanie said. "And her husband Cliff’s a good guy. A little stodgy, but nice. He didn’t deserve that. I just hope that little girl didn’t hear her mother.