It's a widely known fact that most moms are ready to kill someone by eight thirty A.M. on any given morning. On the particular morning of Tuesday, October eighth, I was ready by seven forty-five. [opening of of Finlay Donovan is Killing It]
The element of surprise was probably the more sensible approach here. After all, what would I ask the woman to say? Attention, [Name Withheld to Avoid Spoiler]. The contract killer you hired is in the lobby to see you. I smiled tightly at the woman. "I'll just catch up to her in class, thanks." [excerpt from 56% of Finlay Donovan is Killing It]
Edgar-Award nominee Elle Cosimano’s adult debut Finlay Donovan Is Killing It is the first in a witty, fast-paced mystery series, following struggling suspense novelist and single mom Finlay Donovan, whose fiction treads dangerously close to the truth as she becomes tangled in real-life murder investigations... [Goodreads Summary]
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Do you share books? If so, do you have a system to keep track of whom you lend books to? (submitted by Elizabeth @ Silver's Reviews)
I rarely loan out books and so do not have a system for tracking who I lend them to. If I do loan out a book, it is to only a very small select group of people I trust. Most of them live in my house. Or my mom. I
know where to find them can count on them to return the book back to me, which is probably my biggest concern in terms of lending out a book. More often than not though, I am likely to only "loan" out books I do not expect back or at least will not cry over if I do not get back.
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