By Kate White
One of many savviest unmarried urbanites ever to absorb sleuthing and nonetheless glance nice, Bailey Weggins made her smashing debut in Kate White's If seems to be may possibly Kill, a dishy and delectable manhattan occasions bestseller and the 1st "Reading with Ripa" e-book membership choice. Now the Gloss journal precise crime author returns in a narrative of excessive kind and coffee homicide that is going in the back of the salons and saunas of a ritzy state spa to uncover... A physique to Die For
After her final experience, Bailey Weggins is one drained reporter short of R & R. So while an previous relatives pal invitations her for a loose weekend on the Cedar hotel in rural Massachusetts, she jumps on the likelihood to go away long island for a few significant pampering.
At the stylish mid-nineteenth-century hideaway, with its Asian-inspired spa, Bailey is quickly luxuriating to the hypnotic sound of water spilling over stones and the soothing odor of green-tea candles. but mayhem is mere steps away, as Bailey discovers whilst she actually stumbles throughout a corpse wrapped mummy-style in a consultation room. all of sudden, her time-out is reworked right into a full-tilt homicide research. Bailey hadn't anticipated to fulfill a person except socialites slathering their cellulite with shea butter, yet now she's facing a listing of suspects dirtier than a dust bathtub: a spurned lover, a shady husband, and a gaggle of staff who appear to be hiding anything. And opposed to her greater judgement, she can't appear to hold her personal arms off the horny murder detective assigned to the case.
Desparate to aid her mother's good friend, the landlord of the spa, Bailey will locate herself chasing clues throughout kingdom strains simply as one other dying sweeps her into the points of interest of a vicious killer. And this time, the physique within the dust wrap can be her personal.
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The Earl of Haddington generously permitted me to have copies made of the documents, which Lady Cecily Baillie-Hamilton was kind enough to search for and rediscover in an enormous mass of documents bequeathed by the learned first Earl. On reading the Calendars of the Hatfield MSS. I had observed that several letters by the possible conspirator, Logan of Restalrig, were in the possession of the Marquis of Salisbury, who was good enough to permit photographs of some specimens to be taken. These were compared, by Mr.
14] This was about one o’clock in the afternoon. The Royal party, of thirteen nobles and gentlemen, then entered the Earl’s house. It faced the street, as the House of Falkland also does, and, at the back, had gardens running down to the Tay. It is necessary to understand the situation and topography of Gowrie House. Passing down South Street, or ‘Shoe Gait,’ the chief street in Perth, then a pretty little town, you found it crossed at right angles by a street called, on the left, Water Gate, on the right, Spey Gate.
His father being a man of forty in 1600, young Tullibardine must have been very young indeed. The Murrays were in Perth on the occasion of the marriage of one of their clan, an innkeeper. Some of their party were in the street, and seeing an altercation in which two of the King’s gentlemen were prevented from seizing Gowrie, they made an ineffectual effort to capture the Earl. Gowrie ran from them along the street, and there ‘drew his two swords out of one scabbard,’ says Cranstoun.  The Earl had just arrived in Scotland from Italy, where he had acquired the then fashionable method of fencing with twin-swords, worn in a single scabbard.
A Body to Die For (Bailey Weggins Mystery, Book 2) by Kate White