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Dead on Your Feet (Stan Kraychik Mystery #3)
The founder of a ballet company is discovered murdered and the conductor is the prime suspect. Seduced by the choreographer, a hairdresser sets out to prove the conductor's innocence. Among many suspects, including the lover, the hairdresser discovers life is more complex--and deadly--than art.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published October 15th 1994 by St. Martin's Griffin
(first published 1993)
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I read the first few chapters in one sitting, but then found it took me months to get through the rest of it. I liked the premise of the plot -- murderous jealousies within a ballet company -- but I couldn't work up much empathy for the main character, a bitchy hairdresser trying to help his choreographer boyfriend. They seemed implausible as a couple. The tone of the dialogue was non-stop snippiness. At times I felt I was being queened to death and repeatedly tossed the book aside. The subjecti ...more
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