In this playful mystery, Mrs. Pomolo is a nosy retired detective who just can’t help but get involved in every crime she comes across. Whether it’s a simple theft or a complex murder investigation, she always manages to lend her unique perspective and catch the bad guys. With wry humor and lively dialogue, Muse brings us one delightful caper after another.
For who is this book for ?
This book is perfect for anyone who loves a good mystery, and it’s especially fun for fans of classic detective fiction. Mrs. Pomolo is an engaging protagonist, and the cases she investigates are full of surprises.
- The book is well written with a light touch and humor
- The characters are interesting and fun
- It’s a quick, enjoyable read
- It may be difficult to follow without prior knowledge of detective stories
- The author’s style might not be for everyone
- It could be seen as too juvenile
Learn more about the author
Donna Muse is the author of a dozen books, including “Crimes & Costumes” and the Nicki Nightingale mystery series. She’s also written for stage and screen. A native Californian, she now makes her home in North Carolina with her husband and two dogs.
“This book is a lot of fun! Mrs. Pomolo is a delightfully spunky detective who always seems to be one step ahead of the bad guys. The mystery plots are well-constructed and kept me guessing until the end, and I enjoyed catching all the clever references to classic whodunits. Fun for fans of Agatha Christie and Dorothy Sayers.”
“Crimes and Costumes is a delight! Donna Muse has written an engaging mystery with charming characters. Mrs. Pomolo is a meddling old retired detective who just can’t help but get involved in every crime she comes across – whether it’s a simple theft or a complex murder investigation. With wry humor and lively dialogue, Muse brings us one delightful caper after another.”
“A fun and quick read with an engaging main character. Donna Muse’s Mrs. Pomolo is a retired detective who can’t help but get involved in every crime she comes across. This makes for a light-hearted mystery series that is perfect for any reader looking for some laughs.”