Author: Rosemary Harris
Published: May 3, 2011 by Minotaur (hc)
Series Name: Dirty Business
Category: traditional, humorous mystery
Main Character: Paula Holliday, Rolanda Knox, Garland Bleimeister, Connie Anzalone, Jean Moffitt, Jamal Washington
More than just the plants are in danger of dying at a legendary northeast flower show and amateur sleuth Paula Holliday is in the thick of it when she realizes she accidentally holds a clue that may explain the murders, the mishaps and something called the Javits Curse. That's when the garden gloves come off and things turn into a real slugfest. "Hilarious" Kirkus Reviews, "Lively...refreshing" Publishers Weekly.