Though she never liked the idea of sitting on the plank above the dunk tank for the food
pantry's fundraiser at the carnival, Jolie never dreamed what Scoobie saw that day would leave
him battling for his life. Scoobie's ex-con mother shows up and there's a murder to add to the

Soon Jolie is doing more than appraising real estate. Even that is complicated by home
burglars. Jolie grudgingly seeks help from her nemesis--reporter George Winters--and
tries to stay a step ahead of a kidnapper and murderer so she can take charge of her world
again. Can she keep her friends safe, and will Scoobie recover enough to plan another silly

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* Kobo does not carry the first three books separately (no idea why),
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Check Out Some Reviews
(I) like these books. good plot and characters, easy to keep track of continuing
characters... Kristy on Amazon.

This is the third in the series of books that I've read by this author and I have enjoyed
them all. Plan to continue to read more. I enjoy the way she writes about the interactions
among the different characters.
JustReadJ on Barnes and Noble

Even though this is the third book in the series, it still has strong character development
complemented by a good plot in an interesting location.  Elisabeth, on Amazon
Third Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery