Spymom: The True Story of a Soccer Mom Turned Private Eye
Until her diagnosis, few knew how passionately Val -- a lover of Nancy Drew mysteries as a child -- fantasized about becoming a hardboiled female gumshoe. Motivated by her illness to finally pursue her goal, Val opened...more
With Val Agosta's amazing memoir, 'Spymom', not only has she managed to move me, entertain me, ...more
Val Agosta didn’t let breast cancer hold her back. This book is all about her journey through the cancer while she tries to enjoy her life as a private investigator.
The stories told in the book make for a fun and quick read. The adventures and unique cases this "Spy Mom" handles would make a great family movie.
You can feel the love for life and family when you read this. Even though you know the end is not happy, as the author lose her battle with cancer, you put the book down with a smile on yo ...more
Cancer attacks her three times over a 10 year period. The third time she achieved her dream of writing a book. I ...more
The book outlines her cases, her partners who join her on her escapades, and her ongoing battle with the biggest criminal of all - cancer.
It is a poignant, sometimes funny, sometimes sad story that is a quick read and a good one.