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Death in a Small Town
by Gay Toltl Kinman (Goodreads Author)
Jo Peters, a former LA County District Attorney, once thought that big city life and glamor were her future. But after a brush with death and a truckload of murder and mayhem in LA, Jo decides that home, Mirasol, CA, doesn't look so bad after all. She is content to be the new city attorney for her home town. No more grisly murder scenes, just boring administrative law. A ...more
Hardcover, 184 pages
Published October 1st 2006 by Hilliard & Harris Publishers
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This author has built her life around being a mystery writer, but in my opinion she contributed more to the committees she's served on than to her craft. She's provided an unlikable main character who is constantly throwing up or shivering or having nightmares- usually over something ridiculous like snails being killed or chicken parts, but hardly turns a hair when people are hurt or murder is around the next obvious corner. The cast of characters has people wandering in and out and you are left ...more
Gay Toltl Kinman has nine award nominations for her writing; several short stories in American and English magazines and anthologies; twelve children’s books; a Y.A. gothic novel; eight adult mysteries; and a collection of short stories. She has had several short plays produced; many articles published in professional journals and newspapers; and has co-edited two nonfiction books. Kinman has ...moreMore about Gay Toltl Kinman...