By R. T. Jordan
The long-lasting Polly Pepper, musical comedy star of yesteryear, is experiencing just a little a certified dry spell— she will slightly continue her checking account afloat, not to mention her profession. So while the nefarious Laura Crawford, scene-stealing former forged mate and perpetual diva, proposes a Polly Pepper Playhouse reunion cruise, Polly is on board, full-steam forward. yet she quickly realizes that Hollywood at the high-seas could be not anything wanting a shipwreck. . .
Packed to the gills with has-beens, D-listers, and sycophantic lovers, Polly's famous person cruise is mostly a send of fools, and it's sinking quickly. If that weren't adequate, Polly's tiny room, troubling loss of champagne, and crucial visual appeal time table depart her feeling greater than a bit murderous in the direction of Laura. regrettably, that send already sailed! Laura is located lifeless the following morning, slain by way of Season Six of The Polly Pepper Playhouse field set—the creditors DVD ruthlessly sharpened to a razor's edge.
Polly instantly starts fishing for clues, and her first significant trap is pianist-at-sea Lawrence Deerfield, whose profession sank while Laura maliciously lower him from a up to date level construction. yet Polly must forged a much broader internet to capture this killer—with a ship's worthy of burned solid associates, spurned fanatics, and obsessed lovers there are many different causes within the sea.
When Polly herself is accused of the crime she understands it's time to form up or send out. If she can't remedy this maritime secret the smart killer may perhaps ship Polly's entire career—and even her life—overboard.
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Hambleton took a moment to think. “I’m not sure I’m at liberty to discuss that, Michael. Right, let’s get on. ” I swung my school bag onto my desk, giving Ryan enough cover to pass me a note: Blood transfusion, it said. What? I mouthed. Freya’s operation, he mouthed right back. I wadded up the paper and threw it at his big, dense skull. Somewhere up the road, I swear there’s a village missing its idiot. The rest of that day passed by without incident. Although my thoughts were still jumbled by the morning’s events, school went on as normal around me, and no announcement came about Freya.
Despite the tension of the last few moments, there was still one thing I needed to know. ” She put her hands into her pockets and shivered. She tumbled my question around on her tongue before deciding she would give me an answer. “The dog’s called Trace and it seems to belong to —” “Candy, let’s go,” Eddie called over. He was leaning on the open door of their car. ” “The office wants us. ” “Chill out,” Candy said to him. ” She fished out a notebook. ” I almost spat the name back. I thought I saw Eddie frown.
She tumbled my question around on her tongue before deciding she would give me an answer. “The dog’s called Trace and it seems to belong to —” “Candy, let’s go,” Eddie called over. He was leaning on the open door of their car. ” “The office wants us. ” “Chill out,” Candy said to him. ” She fished out a notebook. ” I almost spat the name back. I thought I saw Eddie frown. Candy’s pencil-thin eyebrows twitched. ” Of course. Everyone knew Freya. She was in my class. The weirdo in the corner who everyone ignored.