Mary Ryan, San Francisco pastry chef, is happy to be teaching at her old alma mater. But sheas barely in the door when she realizes that the teaching staff are at loggerheads with each other. Adding to her dismay, ex-lover and Homicide Detective OaConnor has enrolled as a student, claiming to be on disability from the San Francisco Police Department. In the middle of this turf war, Mary is confronted by dean Robert Benson. Mary must either force Coolie Martin to leave the school or lose her job. But why would Coolieas father, a member of the Board of Directors, allow this to happen? Then when faculty and staff begin dying, Mary thinks that Coolieas forced exit might only be part of a larger, more sinister plot. Acting on a hint from OaConnor, Mary enlists the aid of her former nemesis, Thom Woods. Soon they are knee deep in murder, money-laundering, blackmail, professional sabotage, and computer hacking; in other words, business as usual. And it is a rush to uncover the truth before the bodies start stacking up....My cell phone kept beeping, alerting me that Ia#39;d missed a call, but whenever I went to check it, the display said restricted number. It could have been anyone, but I suspected it was Oa#39;Connor, so I turned it off all together. I wasna#39;t in anyanbsp;...
|Author||:||Claire M Johnson|
|Publisher||:||Poisoned Pen Press Inc - 2011-05-27|