Al Roker returns with his most tantalizing mystery to dateaas celebrity chef turned sleuth Billy Blessing finds his plate full of danger and secrets from his long-buried past threaten to make a comeback. Before Billy Blessing was tapped to co-host the morning show Wake Up, America!, the celebrity chef lived a totally different life under a very different identity: as wily con man Billy Blanchard. Caught trying to run a scam on a shady Detroit businessman, Billy did time for his crimes, and has successfully kept that part of his past covered up ever since. But when Eddie Patton, a nosy ex-cop with a long memory, tries to blackmail him, Billy may have to pay up or to see the embarrassing truth blogcast to the world. And when Patton winds up dead, itas just the first in a string of killings that has Americaas most beloved TV host scrambling for clues and desperate to clear his name. Throw in a budding romance with a visiting movie star, and Billy Blessing may have finally gotten himself into one sticky situation even he canat talk his way out of. aGreat fun! Al pulls back the curtain to reveal what really goes on when the cameras go off.aaHarlan Coben aGreat fun, full of nifty twists and turns.aaCarl Hiaasen aAn engaging performance . . . The Talk Show Murders has all the charm and depth of a network morning show. The characters are pithy and colorful.aaMystery Scene aAs well-paced and thoughtfully prepared as an Alice Waters tasting menu.aaKirkus Reviews aFor fans old and new, The Talk Show Murders is a book not to pass up.aaThe Philadelphia Tribuneperfect touch, a battered backpack, and made an incognito escape from my hotel room, down the elevator, to a basic gray two-door Ford Fiesta in the hotela#39;s subbasement. From there I had no problem driving to North Sedgwick Street in Oldanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Talk Show Murders|
|Author||:||Al Roker, Dick Lochte|
|Publisher||:||Delacorte Press - 2011-12-06|