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A Bad Day for Sorry

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A Bad Day for Sorry

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Sophie Littlefield
publisher:
St. Martin's Minotaur
genre:
Fiction, Mystery and Thriller

We gave it an A-

The Story
She owns a sewing shop, but what fiftysomething badass Stella Hardesty really does is dispense justice to abusive husbands and boyfriends, having discovered that ”whuppin’ ass wasn’t so hard.”

TV Pitch
Put Cagney or Lacey in rural Missouri.

Lowdown
Crime fiction hasn’t seen a character as scrappy, mean, and incredibly appealing as Stella in a long time. A-