A Harmony Ink Press Young Adult Title
Carmen is the most beautiful and desirable girl Lucy has ever known, and when Carmen is savagely murdered, Lucy's teenage life crumbles. She is devastated by the loss of her first love, and when it appears the killers might never be found, she vows to solve the murder herself.
Together with her best friend Seth, who is not only a master computer hacker but also the son of LA's new Chief of Homicide, they gain access to the gruesome autopsy reports. They learn the true extent of the horror inflicted on Carmen, and Lucy gets closer to understanding the secret behind Carmen's little black dress.
After another beautiful girl is murdered, they uncover the brutality lurking within the corridors of their privileged Los Angeles high school. They put their lives on the line to come face to face with the murderer himself.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Little Black Dress is a thrilling murder mystery. Love, loss, motivations, cover-ups, deceit, suspense, and mystery rule in this captivating story. Author Linda Palund creates an unforgettable tale of one girl's mission to find the killer of her best friend and first love, Carmen. Lucy is haunted by dreams of Carmen in her little black dress. Unable to shake the feeling that Carmen wants Lucy to find her killer, Lucy sets out to do just that. With the help of her friend Seth, Lucy discovers who the killer is and the heart wrenching story of Carmen's final moments. The suspense mounts as we await to discover if Lucy can survive her investigation and will justice be done for Carmen. This may be the best murder mystery I have read all year. It easy transcends age groups and holds your attention long after you put it down. I am truly impressed and I highly recommend it!