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Book Review: Lauren Carr's Murder by Perfection


Book Title: Murder by Perfection
Author: Lauren Carr
Series: Thorny Rose Mystery Series (Volume 3)

Category:  Adult fiction, 422 pages
Genre:  Murder Mystery
Publisher:  Acorn Book Services
Content Rating: PG (mild violence and sexual suggestion)


My Review

As Lauren Carr's Murder by Perfection begins, Murphy and Jessica are no-longer the newly-weds, and the busy schedules with Murphy's work and Jessica's studies have the two needing to work on their marriage. However, the story takes an interesting turn when Murphy goes missing and a chef whom Jessica and Murphy had met the evening before is found murdered.
The third installment in the Thorny Rose Mystery Series helps us get to know other characters of the extended family better.
As they endeavour to find Murphy and solve the murder, it makes for an interesting read and helps one escape in a thrilling world.

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 Book Description:

Beware: Perfection has a dark side!

Frustrated with their busy schedules, Murphy Thornton and Jessica Faraday attempt to find togetherness by scheduling a weekly date night. The last thing Jessica Faraday expected for her date night was to take a couple’s gourmet cooking course at the Stepford Kitchen Studio, owned by Chef Natalie Stepford―the model of perfection in looks, home, and business.

When Natalie ends up dead and Murphy goes missing, the Thorny Rose detectives must peel back the layers of Natalie Stepford’s life to discover that the pursuit of perfection can be deadly.


Meet the Author:

Lauren Carr is the international best-selling author of the Mac Faraday, Lovers in Crime, Chris Matheson Cold Case, and Thorny Rose Mysteries—over twenty-five titles across three fast-paced mystery series filled with twists and turns!

A popular speaker, Lauren is also the owner of Acorn Book Service, the umbrella under which falls iRead Book Tours.

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