Come Hell or Highball

Author(s): Maia Chance

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In this Prohibition-era caper, society matron Lola Woodby agrees to recover a stolen film reel for its rightful owner, but before she can retrieve it, the man in possession of the reel is killed

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"Flawless." --Publishers Weekly (starred review)"Witty and charming." --The Seattle Times"Whatever Lola wants, Lola gets-and has a high old time doing it! So will you." --Ann B. Ross, New York Times bestselling author of Miss Julia's Marvelous Makeover"Maia Chance's novel is an absolutely delightful read. It's a wonderful period piece with a strong, sassy and smart heroine that will keep the reader turning the pages till the very end. I can't wait to read this author's next one." --Emily Brightwell, New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Jeffries Turns the Tide"Maia Chance brings the Roaring Twenties to vibrant life in this delightful series debut. Intrepid heroine Lola Woodby will lead you on a thrilling adventure as she tries to solve a murder with the help of her Swedish cook and a very sexy private investigator while dodging bill collectors and well-meaning family members." --Victoria Thompson, national bestselling author of Murder in Murray Hill"Interfering relatives, difficult friends, and fearsome gangsters make prohibition-era New York the perfect site for a delightful mystery with the tang of speakeasy hooch." --Kate Parker, author of The Vanishing Thief"Chance provides enough saucy characters and silly antics to encourage admirers, just like Lola herself." --Kirkus Reviews -Flawless.- --Publishers Weekly (starred review)-Witty and charming.- --The Seattle Times-Whatever Lola wants, Lola gets-and has a high old time doing it! So will you.- --Ann B. Ross, New York Times bestselling author of Miss Julia's Marvelous Makeover-Maia Chance's novel is an absolutely delightful read. It's a wonderful period piece with a strong, sassy and smart heroine that will keep the reader turning the pages till the very end. I can't wait to read this author's next one.- --Emily Brightwell, New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Jeffries Turns the Tide-Maia Chance brings the Roaring Twenties to vibrant life in this delightful series debut. Intrepid heroine Lola Woodby will lead you on a thrilling adventure as she tries to solve a murder with the help of her Swedish cook and a very sexy private investigator while dodging bill collectors and well-meaning family members.- --Victoria Thompson, national bestselling author of Murder in Murray Hill-Interfering relatives, difficult friends, and fearsome gangsters make prohibition-era New York the perfect site for a delightful mystery with the tang of speakeasy hooch.- --Kate Parker, author of The Vanishing Thief-Chance provides enough saucy characters and silly antics to encourage admirers, just like Lola herself.- --Kirkus Reviews Flawless. Publishers Weekly (starred review) Witty and charming. The Seattle Times Whatever Lola wants, Lola gets-and has a high old time doing it! So will you. Ann B. Ross, New York Times bestselling author of Miss Julia s Marvelous Makeover Maia Chance's novel is an absolutely delightful read. It's a wonderful period piece with a strong, sassy and smart heroine that will keep the reader turning the pages till the very end. I can't wait to read this author's next one. Emily Brightwell, New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Jeffries Turns the Tide Maia Chance brings the Roaring Twenties to vibrant life in this delightful series debut. Intrepid heroine Lola Woodby will lead you on a thrilling adventure as she tries to solve a murder with the help of her Swedish cook and a very sexy private investigator while dodging bill collectors and well-meaning family members. Victoria Thompson, national bestselling author of Murder in Murray Hill Interfering relatives, difficult friends, and fearsome gangsters make prohibition-era New York the perfect site for a delightful mystery with the tang of speakeasy hooch. Kate Parker, author of The Vanishing Thief Chance provides enough saucy characters and silly antics to encourage admirers, just like Lola herself. Kirkus Reviews" Flawless. "Publishers Weekly (starred review)" Witty and charming. "The Seattle Times" Whatever Lola wants, Lola gets-and has a high old time doing it! So will you. "Ann B. Ross, New York Times bestselling author of Miss Julia s Marvelous Makeover" Maia Chance's novel is an absolutely delightful read. It's a wonderful period piece with a strong, sassy and smart heroine that will keep the reader turning the pages till the very end. I can't wait to read this author's next one. "Emily Brightwell, New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Jeffries Turns the Tide" Maia Chance brings the Roaring Twenties to vibrant life in this delightful series debut. Intrepid heroine Lola Woodby will lead you on a thrilling adventure as she tries to solve a murder with the help of her Swedish cook and a very sexy private investigator while dodging bill collectors and well-meaning family members. "Victoria Thompson, national bestselling author of Murder in Murray Hill" Interfering relatives, difficult friends, and fearsome gangsters make prohibition-era New York the perfect site for a delightful mystery with the tang of speakeasy hooch. "Kate Parker, author of The Vanishing Thief" Chance provides enough saucy characters and silly antics to encourage admirers, just like Lola herself. "Kirkus Reviews""

MAIA CHANCE was a finalist for the 2004 Romance Writers of America Golden Heart Award and is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Washington. She is writing her dissertation on nineteenth-century American literature. She is also the author of the Fairy Tale Fatal mystery series (Cinderella Six Feet Under, Snow White Red-Handed, and Beauty, Beast and Belladonna).

General Fields

  • : 9781250104649
  • : Minotaur Books
  • : Minotaur Books
  • : August 2016
  • : 208mm X 135mm
  • : November 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : FIC
  • : en
  • : en
  • : 1
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  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 320
  • : 320
  • : 2015033722
  • : Maia Chance
  • : 2015033722
  • : Maia Chance
  • : FIC