|About the Book|
In this humorous mystery featuring a dysfunctional family, Kathy has discovered that retired life is just a bit too dull for her taste. When she decides to involve herself in a series of baffling murders known as the Jigsaw Murders by local newsMoreIn this humorous mystery featuring a dysfunctional family, Kathy has discovered that retired life is just a bit too dull for her taste. When she decides to involve herself in a series of baffling murders known as the Jigsaw Murders by local news reporters, the small town of Hopkins becomes ablaze with gossip. Kathy’s daughter, Alice, a substitute teacher at the local high school doesn’t respond well to her amateur sleuthing and is embarrassed by her antics and manipulations. In spite of the obstacles and her family’s discouragement, Kathy remains steadfast in her conviction that she will solve the case.As Kathy ineptly bumbles through the small town of Vilisca, Washington searching for clues and staking out suspects who she believes may be capable of murder, she stirs up gossip among the town’s quirky citizens and lands herself in awkward situations. Fortunately, Kathy thinks quick on her feet and if all else fails, she knows how to play the helpless old lady card with amazing skill. When the killer becomes nervous and retaliates, the pressure is on to solve the murder fast.Soon, Kathy wishes for her old, boring life back as her amateur investigation becomes a race against time to protect her family which she has unwittingly put in danger.The author is an award winning writer of novels and screenplays in the category of urban fantasy, comedy, mystery, science fiction and young adult. His movie feature screenplay, Cursed, is an Honorable Mention Winner for the 2012 Screenplay Festival. His most recent accomplishments include the screenplays Cursed, Project Pandora, Pinky Swear, Incipio, and Bad Sister which have been listed as Quarter Finalists, Semi Finalists, and Top Finalists in the 2012 Screenplay Festival, 2012 Filmmakers International Screenplay Awards, 2012 StoryPros International Awards, 2012 Pulsar Sci Fi Screenplay Contest, and the 2012 Reel Authors International Breakout.