By Deborah Donnelly
She proposal she was once making plans a wedding.What she obtained used to be ... Veiled Threats.A marriage ceremony to die for....When love is within the air, Carnegie Kincaid isn't a ways in the back of. a marriage planner who works out of her Seattle houseboat, Carnegie makes magic — frequently — with fractious households, brimming brides, and cantankerous caterers to provide loving the marriage they’ve continuously sought after. So why is her dream task changing into an ideal nightmare?It all started while Carnegie agreed to devise the marriage of 1 of Seattle’s such a lot popular households — who occur to be dealing with a high-stakes, headline-grabbing criminal warfare. sooner than she will get her bride-to-be into simply the fitting costume, a homicide and a kidnapping plunge Carnegie right into a secret of extortion and violence.With a shadowy determine stalking her, a wealthy attorney wooing her, and an tense reporter pursuing her, Carnegie is placing all marriage ceremony plans on carry. In an explosion of sheer terror, she needs to seek out a killer — until demise do her part....
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Well, they might. Honest to Pete, Carnegie, you do have a lively imagination. Why on earth would anybody try to hurt the Parry girl? ” “Twenty-two. Well, I don't know. ” “Angry enough to kill Parry's daughter? Jesus, that would guarantee Parry's testimony against him. ” “No, no, of course it doesn't. Maybe I am just avoiding the accusation. ” “Worry about that later. Right now, worry about that faded old dress you bought the Parry girl. And about these bills. ” He was just trying to distract me, but I let him.
The candlelight gleamed on her gown and in her eyes, and Jeffrey looked, as all bridegrooms should, like the luckiest fellow on earth. I sighed, dabbed at a tear, and slipped back through the fine old oak-floored dining room into the mansion's kitchen. I had to track down a pair of antique crystal goblets sent over by the groom's grandmother this morning, thus setting off the old lady's tantrum. And I had to ask Joe Solveto, the caterer, where the hell that third waiter was. The kitchen was crammed with hors d'oeuvres but empty of Joe or anyone else.
If it's Keith Guthridge, I'll kill him. ” Grace put a hand on his arm and he stiffened, like a snarling dog recognizing its master. “Theo, we don't even know if it's true. In fact I doubt very much that it is. I'll discuss it with Lieutenant Borden and perhaps he can help us with the car. Then we'll decide what to do next. Carnegie, thank you so much for telling me. I'm sure it's nothing, but I appreciate it all the same. ” Nickie came breathlessly out the door, all smiles, with the dress box in her arms.
Veiled Threats by Deborah Donnelly