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Freeze My Margarita

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Freeze My Margarita

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Lauren Henderson
publisher:
Crown
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Fiction

We gave it a B

Sam Jones, sculptress and amateur sleuth (a.k.a. ”Scully and Mulder’s bastard love child”), is back in Lauren Henderson’s Freeze My Margarita, this time tackling the hip world of London’s fringe theater. Working on an avant-garde production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Sam gets even more involved when a corpse that’s been lying around for three years turns up under the stage. Henderson has taken a plain old whodunit and spiced it up with the newest fad diet, lots of raging egos, and a flamboyant actor with a penchant for his-and-hers matching nail polish (Uzi by Urban Decay) and cigarettes that complement his clothes. B