Homicide police detective, single mother of a teenage daughter, and lover to her partner Jim Kissick, Nan Vining wishes that life was a little more serene, more like it is at Georgia Berryhillas Malibu Canyon compoundaor like itas supposed to be there, anyway. But three bizarre deaths have brought Vining and Kissick through the exclusive gates of this healing ground for the well-heeled. First thereas the double homicide of a celebrity private eye and his nude, drugged-out lover. Then thereas the inexplicable drowning of a Pasadena socialite. Georgia Berryhillacharismatic self-help guru to the starsais one link to both investigations. A second link is Viningas own mother, who was a friend to one of the victims and was being wooed by another. Now A-listers, wannabes, lost souls, and keepers of long-hidden secrets all converge at the Berryhill compound. Some search for love and happiness, while others come for murder. Praise for Love Kills aDianne Emley masterfully twists, turns, and shocks.aaTess Gerritsen, New York Times bestelling author of Die Again aAdd Dianne Emley to your list of must-reads.aaMariah Stewart, New York Times bestelling author of On Sunset Beach From the Paperback edition.Three cars were parked there: a battered Toyota 4Runner with Mexican plates, a Nissan Maxima with California plates, and a car he ... The windows in all the other rooms and in the office near the driveway were dark, but a light shone dimly through a crack in the closed drapes in the ... His mother used to wake him and his siblings before dawn to dress for the sunrise service at Victory Baptist Church.
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