Dating Dead Men
Dating Dead Men
Broadway Books, Paperback, 9780767921237, 352pp.
Publication Date: March 15, 2005
Dating Dead Men will keep readers guessing until the final bullet is shot--and cheering for the irresistible Wollie as she makes her way out of confusion and into the welcoming embrace of Mr. Right.
“Dating Dead Men, Harley Jane Kozak’s hilarious debut novel, proves that the search for love can be as funny as it is deadly, as it ricochets from one madcap misadventure after another with the speed of a bullet and the uproarious fun of a three-ring circus. An absolutely delightful tale, told with warmth and charm.”
—Kris Neri, author of the Agatha, Anthony and Macavity Award-nominated Tracy Eaton mysteries
“Dating Dead Men is the funniest mystery I’ve read in ages. Any woman who has ever wondered how many more Mr. Wrongs she’ll have to date to meet Mr. Right will love this book.”
—Jan Burke, author of Nine
“Dating Dead Men is a page-turning romp alive with fresh, quirky characters and inventive situations that left me anxious for another date with Wollie Shelley, provided author Harley Jane Kozak is amenable next time around to a man who’s still breathing.”
—Robert S. Levinson, author of Hot Paint and The John Lennon Affair
“Harley Jane Kozak fashions a doozy of a debut, starring cars, cads, clothes, and an L.A. gone hilariously mad.”
—Mary Daheim, author of The Alpine Pursuit
“Wollie Shelley, Kozak’s entrepreneur extraordinaire, manages to deal with a murder, the Mafia, an appealing but mysterious love interest, and a killer who wants to see her dead, all with originality and humor.”
—Lee Harris, author of Murder in Hell’s Kitchen.
“Lots of action, quirky characters, an engaging new sleuth who designs greeting cards, and a ferret named Margaret—what more could any reader want? Dating Dead Men is a superb debut.”
—Valerie Wolzien, author of A Fashionable Murder