Friday, June 06, 2008

Mark your calendar: Janet Evanovich in Omaha

Borders Bookstore
72nd and Dodge St
June 18th
6:00 PM

* Wristbands will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis beginning at 9 AM the day of the event and will determine each person's place in line.
* Bands will be color coded & the line will organize by colors.
* Please speak with a bookseller for more details and event guidelines.

Personal vendettas, hidden treasure, and a monkey named Carl will send bounty hunter Stephanie Plum on her most explosive adventure yet.

The Crime: Armed robbery to the tune of nine million dollars
Dom Rizzi robbed a bank, stashed the money, and did the time. His family couldn’t be more proud. He always was the smart one.

The Cousin: Joe Morelli
Joe Morelli, Dom Rizzi, and Dom’s sister, Loretta, are cousins. Morelli is a cop, Rizzi robs banks, and Loretta is a single mother waiting tables at the firehouse. The all-American family.

The Complications: Murder, kidnapping, destruction of personal property, and acid reflux

Less than a week after Dom’s release from prison, Joe Morelli has shadowy figures breaking into his house and dying in his basement. He’s getting threatening messages, Loretta is kidnapped, and Dom is missing.

The Catastrophe: Moonman
Morelli hires Walter “Mooner” Dunphy, stoner and “inventor” turned crime fighter, to protect his house. Morelli can’t afford a lot on a cop’s salary, and Mooner will work for potatoes.

The Cupcake: Stephanie Plum
Stephanie and Morelli have a long-standing relationship that involves sex, affection, and driving each other nuts. She’s a bond enforcement agent with more luck than talent, and she’s involved in this bank-robbery-gone-bad disaster from day one.

The Crisis: A favor for Ranger
Security expert Carlos Manoso, street name Ranger, has a job for Stephanie that will involve night work. Morelli has his own ideas regarding Stephanie’s evening activities.

The Conclusion: Only the fearless should read Fourteen.
Thrills, chills, and incontinence may result.

1 comment:

  1. It's marked!! Will be there at 9 am to get a wrist band for the evening event, but that fits perfectly with my half day work schedule that day just a mile away! How fortuitous!! My luck is holding!!!

    Finished Visions of Sugar Plums recently (Holiday novella) and have read thru 8 (hanging my head in sorrow at falling behind :( .