Pumped for Murder

Pumped for Murder

Book - 2011
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The latest Dead-End Job mystery from the national bestselling author of Half-Priced Homicide .

Helen Hawthorne and her new hubby Phil have opened their own P.I. agency and their very first client is Shelby, who thinks her husband is developing a killer body for another woman.

To keep track of the suspected cheater, Helen gets a dead-end job at Fantastic Fitness, where she has to pump iron to stay employed. Then the budding agency takes on a murder case, and Helen has to move her workouts to the early morning just to keep up. With so much weight on her aching shoulders, will Helen catch a killer-or just drop dead from exhaustion?
Publisher: New York : Obsidian, c2011
ISBN: 9780451233202
Branch Call Number: VIETS
Characteristics: viii, 292 p. ; 22 cm


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Dec 03, 2016

I have just recently started reading Elaine Viets and at first I thought that her mysteries were a little too light for me....then I got into the characters. The main characters are leading a quite interesting life and the supporting characters are colorful. Overall I'd say I'm now hooked on the "Dead end Jobs" series. It's a light read but very entertaining.

nycupcake Jul 27, 2012

A light read. Good for those who like to relax while they read

Jan 21, 2012

I prefer this set of protagonists in this series.

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