Dinner With A Dead Man [NOOK Book]

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Chick Lit. Mystery - Some girls have all the luck, and I'm not one of them. I've gotten myself into some really sticky situations all my life, but this one beats them all. Who can say they had dinner with a dead man? Me. That's who. Add to that, I am currently unemployed and will take any measly bone a person might throw a dog. I am licking that dog bowl for odd jobs that pay cash, as I collect my unemployment check. All this, while trying to please my mother's need to marry me off before it's too late. Between ...

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Dinner With A Dead Man

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Overview

Chick Lit. Mystery - Some girls have all the luck, and I'm not one of them. I've gotten myself into some really sticky situations all my life, but this one beats them all. Who can say they had dinner with a dead man? Me. That's who. Add to that, I am currently unemployed and will take any measly bone a person might throw a dog. I am licking that dog bowl for odd jobs that pay cash, as I collect my unemployment check. All this, while trying to please my mother's need to marry me off before it's too late. Between blind dates, odd jobs while looking for a job, interviews with stellar type people - not. I wind up having dinner with a blind date to only be attending his funeral by weeks end. Strange things start to happen, like my car getting blown up and mysterious large sums of money getting deposited into my account. But what I would really like to know is, do I get the handsome hero in the end or another blind date?

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Editorial Reviews

Smashwords - Teela May
Fun mystery read. Laughable characters. Must read!
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045042055
  • Publisher: CJ Hawk
  • Publication date: 10/23/2012
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,096,705
  • File size: 830 KB

Meet the Author

About the Author: CJ Hawk - Writer of chick lit., romance, and mystery.

I am an independently published author that finds scraps of time to write with an intention to escape the perils of a working life, helping my husband with his business, raising teen boys, two shelter dogs and a tank full of fish that are trying to recreate Nemo daily for my personal entertainment, for which I am thankful for all.

My novels sprout as short stories and often grow to full-length novels. Sometimes its quirky general reads that turn to mysteries. Other times those mysteries turn to romance. Some novels sprout like weeds, go full gangbusters into adult romance and sell like ice-cold spiked lemonade on a hot summer's day.

I love what I do, but I can tell you that nothing ain't what it seems - Writing has its difficulties like a new relationship. The plot building is equivalent to seeing a handsome man for the first time, and your heart starts pounding. The plot lays itself out, and the characters are developing just like a new relationship with that handsome man. Then comes the editing and refining part which is equivalent to finding out he snores, farts way too much and leaves the toilet seat up. Get my drift. In the end though, it is all worth it and nothing beats a rock-solid relationship that can handle the ups and downs, nor does it beat the smile I leave on a reader's face after they got a moment away from the everyday hectic life.

Readers positive reviews or social media shout outs are always a welcome thing.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Good book

    Good book quick read

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  • Posted November 25, 2012

    I loved this! It was a funny and smart chick lit novel. The ch

    I loved this! It was a funny and smart chick lit novel. The characters are quirky and engaging and pulled me right in. This author just went to the top of my must read list for anything she writes. If you like chick lit, I highly recommend this book.

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    Posted December 9, 2012

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