Every Crooked Nanny (Paperback)

By Mary Kay Andrews

Harper Paperbacks, 9780062195081, 298pp.

Publication Date: March 26, 2013



Callahan Garrity is the owner of house mouse, a cleaning service that tidies up after Atlanta's elite. She's also a former cop and a part-time sleuth. She and her coterie of devoted helpers can ransack a house for clues faster than it takes a fingerprint to set.

After ten years of cleaning up Atlanta's streets, former cop Callahan Garrity trades in her badge for a broom and starts a housekeeping business. She's on the job when her client announces that her pretty, nineteen-year-old Mormon nanny has disappeared--along with jewelry, silver, and some sensitive real-estate documents.

Soon Callahan and her crew of eccentric cleaners are involved in a job messier than any they've ever encountered. Illicit love triangles, crooked business deals, long-distance scams-- it's going to require some industrial-strength sleuthing on Callahan's part to solve this one.

Praise For Every Crooked Nanny

“Fresh, confident, intelligent and amusing. Grab a cold drink, put your feet up, and enjoy yourself.”
-Sue Grafton

“Crisp intelligence and earthy wit.”
-New York Times

“A clever, colorful page-turner, not to be missed…A high caliber debut.”
-Publishers Weekly