Snarky Park: A Bertie Mallowan Mystery

Snarky Park A Bertie Mallowan Mystery Reporter Bertie Mallowan has a knack for finding troubleor it that trouble has knack for finding her Whatever she s still reeling from being laid off from her job when she lands a job as a society co

  • Title: Snarky Park: A Bertie Mallowan Mystery
  • Author: Cathy Lubenski
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 193
  • Format: Paperback
  • Reporter Bertie Mallowan has a knack for finding troubleor it that trouble has knack for finding her Whatever, she s still reeling from being laid off from her job when she lands a job as a society columnist at a newspaper owned by multimillionaire Dillard Johnson known as The Big Johnson among his employees His friend, environmental activist Rowley Poke, is murderReporter Bertie Mallowan has a knack for finding troubleor it that trouble has knack for finding her Whatever, she s still reeling from being laid off from her job when she lands a job as a society columnist at a newspaper owned by multimillionaire Dillard Johnson known as The Big Johnson among his employees His friend, environmental activist Rowley Poke, is murdered at a party sponsored by Johnson and of course Bertie was one of the guests as part of her new job The Big J tells Bertie to infiltrate The End, Poke s eco conservation group, and report back to him Being dangled before her is a job as an investigative reporter Bertie must navigate the eccentricities of the Big J, his family, and the new head of The End, Buddy Laird, to solve the mystery Funny, fast paced, Snarky Park is another triumph for a writer to watch.

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    1. This is the first book I have read by this author. It reads like this is part of a series, but can be read as a stand-alone. Bertie Mallowan is a society reporter, in her third week for the L.A. Beacon-Banner. While out covering a society party, she steps out in the hotel gardens to get a breath of fresh air, only to have a man fall down in front of her with blood spurting out his neck. The man whispers something to her just before he dies. It is an interesting tale in which her ex-husband moves [...]

    2. Bertie is our favorite reporter that finds herself laid off from a real reporting job. She has sunk to the level of being a society reporter. One thing that Bertie doesn't appreciate is "society". At her first event, she finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation. This is a great mystery that is filled with touches of humor and plenty of snark. I especially loved the interplay between Bertie and the men in her life. This book is a great find. It is the second book in the Bertie Mallow [...]

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