The Beverly Malibu (Kate Delafield #3)
Katherine Forrest's third groundbreaking mystery returns to bookstore shelves.
As LAPD detective Kate Delafield investigates the Thanksgiving Day strychnine poisoning of retired movie director Owen Sinclair, she discovers that he turned over names to the House Un-American Activities Committee in the 1950s and destroyed countless careers. But which of his charmingly eccentri
This is one of the Kate Delafield series. In this one Kate meets Amy, who is her girl friend in additional books in the series. I haven’t been reading these in order. In this book, Kate and her police partner, Taylor, are called to an apartment house in L.A. called Beverely Malibu. A man has been poisoned in one of the apartments. The coroner knows right aw...more
I LOVED this book!! Definitely my favourite of the series so far, which was funny considering Beth thought I wouldn't like it and it's her least favourite of the first four. It was my favourite though because of the awesome communism/HUAC angle to the crime. We learned a little about...more