By Laura Lippman
The California dream weavers have invaded attraction urban with their cameras, their stars, and their controversy. . . .
When inner most investigator Tess Monaghan actually runs into the staff of the fledgling television sequence Mann of metal whereas sculling, she expects sharp phrases and evil appears, now not an task. however the corporation has been laid low with a chain of worrying incidents due to the fact its arrival on place in Baltimore: undesirable press, union threats, and small, expensive on-set "accidents" that experience wreaked havoc with its capturing agenda. consequently, Mann's writer, turn Tumulty, the son of a Hollywood legend, is anxious for the security of his younger girl lead, Selene Waites, and asks Tess to function her bodyguard/babysitter. Tumulty's quandary should be good based. now not in the past a Baltimore guy was once chanced on lifeless in his own residence, surrounded by means of photographs of the attractive, tough superstar-in-the-making.
In the earlier, Tess has had adequate hassle guarding her personal physique. maintaining a spoiled motion picture princess lower than wraps should be greater than she will be able to handle-even with assistance from Tess's icily unflappable good friend Whitney-since Selene isn't as naive as all people turns out to imagine, and much extra devious than she first and foremost seems to be. this isn't Tess's international. And those are usually not her type of humans, with their vanities, their self-serving agendas and invented personas, and their remarkably skewed visions of reality-from the series' getting older, shallow, former pretty-boy top guy to its green with envy, always-on-the-make cowriter to the officious younger assistant who could be too hungry for her personal good.
But the fish-out-of-water P.I. is by surprise pulled again in through an incidence she's all too normal with-murder. by surprise the wall of secrets and techniques round Mann of metal is at risk of toppling, leaving shattered desires, careers, and lives scattered one of the ruins-a disaster that threatens the folk Tess cares approximately . . . and the town she loves.
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Another Thing to Fall (Tess Monaghan, Book 10) by Laura Lippman