Sticky Fingers (Roxy Abruzzo #2)
Roxy Abruzzohas to be careful to stay one step ahead of trouble—especially now that a limited cash flow has her collecting debts for her uncle Carmine, one of the last old-time Mob bosses in Pittsburgh.With her daughter’s college tuition to pay, Roxy can almost convince herself that the jobs aren’t illegal.
But when Carmine’s consigliere offers Roxy a contract to kidnap s
If you're a fan of Stephanie Plum, you might like this series even more. It has heart.
The mystery was not obvious, and there were twists enough to keep everything interesting.
Am I supposed to like these people? This is the secomd book in a series (so far of two). While not necessary to read the first book, most of the back story is relayed there. Author does bring the reader up to speed. Maybe I would have liked them more if we had a history.
Roxy Abruzzo, is a local from Pittsburg. Locals are referred to as yinzers because I guess they say yinz instead of you. Possibly from you uns? She's in her mid 30's and has a teen age daughter, after a teen age pregnanc ...more
Roxy wants her daughter to go to college. To that end, she's agreed to do small jobs for her crime-boss uncle. One of those jobs involves kidnapping an old nemesis. Roxy won't do it. In fact, she goes to warn the woman, who goes missing during her visit.
Once again, we are treated to Roxy's world as she tries to stay a step ahead of the cops who've fingered her for the crime, ...more
What happens next?