Fleeced (Regan Reilly Mystery #5)
Regan Reilly -- the smart, saucy sleuth featured in all of Carol Higgins Clark's bestsellers -- is in New York attending a crime conference organized by her celebrity-author mother...and enjoying time with a new beau, Jack "no relation" Reilly. It's not long before trouble finds her: a family friend, Thomas Pilsner -- the president of the Settlers' Club on Gramercy Park --...more
Level one quetions:
1. What makes Thomas decide this was a murder?
There was concluding facts the he believed proved it was, for example Ben never liked to take baths, but was found in a tub.
2. Why does Reagan believe this to be an inside job?
As much as Reagan doesn't want to point fingers at the club, the back door to Ben's apartment was unlocked and only staff and Ben had keys.
3. What was the mystery about these diamonds?
No one had seen or even known about them until Ben chose to tell and ...more
Re-reading this book to get back into the groove that is characterized by Carol Higgins Clarks unique way of writing. I am a big fan of her mom, Mary.
Wonderful book, very entertaining, full of humour, but also of good feelings, full of suspense and surprises, but also extremely amusing and funny to read.... the best Regan Reilly's novel I've read so far..
The story is ...more
They have been fun and a good change of pace. This book is the only one in the series I've read so far that contained an actual murder. The others deal with less *ahem* serious crimes, like theft.
They feel like grown-up Encyclopedia Brown books: you run around with the detective, collecting clues, trying to figure out what i ...more
Born in New York City, Clark received her B.A. from Mount Holyoke College in 1978 and then studied acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse. She is the author of the Regan Reilly mystery series. ...more