Dating dead men review
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Then one day, the telephone interrupts their passionate tussles, and the news isn’t good.David Zetrakis, the producer of popular daytime soap opera, is found dead in his lavish mansion.
He also planned to write numerous cast members out of the soap opera, and out of their jobs.
This makes the book a fun, humorous, light-hearted read with little required from the reader.
But at the same time, while Wollie is the heroine and the protagonist, for a large section of the novel, she’s following Joey around, or trying to locate Joey as she surfaces at AA meetings throughout Southern California. calls Wollie and starts talking about a murder and asking for aluminum foil.
Then she's held hostage by a mysterious (but incredibly attractive) man she knows only as Doc. And will Wollie find the man of her dreams on the dating circuit or in a more unexpected place?
Who is this guy, and how is he involved with the murder? These are just some of the burning questions answered in the course of DATING DEAD MEN's wacky, fast-paced plot.
Each subject enlisted one or more discriminating friends to create her List and compose an ad to run in the Personals section of local newspapers, and/or the Internet. Even though these two storylines would be enough to make the novel interesting there is yet a third. At many times there was almost too much going on in the book at once and the novel may have flowed more smoothly without so many subplots.
The friends fielded responses, interrogated the men, and scheduled a preliminary meeting - what Fredreeq called the Drive-by --to determine, for instance, whether a prospect who claimed to be five nine was indeed five nine, and to allow the prospect to get a look at the woman in question. Cookie pointed out, most people have a matchmaking instinct, and in fact, finding discriminating friends was the easy part." Wollie Shelley runs Wollie's Welcome! To make a much needed five thousand dollars she has opted to participate in Dr. Her friends Fredreeq and Joey are the ones whom she chooses to set up her dates for her. Each storyline would have worked as a book by itself.As the murder investigation continues, Wollie juggles the demands of with her desire to help and protect Joey.Hounded by paparazzi, Joey’s life is further complicated by her ongoing marital dispute with her husband, Elliott—a man who “made and lost small fortunes three times in two decades” and whose face “suggested hard playing and late nights.” Wollie is an extremely likeable heroine and an easy-going character.She lives in California with her husband and three children. She's the manager of a struggling greeting card store in a seedy part of Los Angeles.While everyone speculates just why David was murdered, one person emerges as the prime suspect—Wollie’s good friend, soap opera actress Joey Rafferty.