Set in 1950s Seattle, the ongoing Elliott Bay Mysteries feature police sergeant Michael Riggs and the reluctant sleuth. While Victoria struggles to balance her successful career with her complicated love life, Riggs pulls her into his stickiest murder cases.
THE CHARLATAN MURDERS— Inspector Riggs is forced to team up with the prime suspect, the victim’s estranged daughter-in-law, in order to solve a sensational set of high-class murders.
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THE BLUE PEARL MURDERS— After a art critique is strangled, Inspector Riggs and Victoria venture through Seattle’s art galleries and jealous love-triangles to solve a pair of creative crimes.
THE HATBOX MURDERS— When bombshell heiress dies mysteriously, Riggs persuades Victoria to go undercover to help him investigate the dead woman’s friends, her enemies, and the contents of a mysterious pink hatbox.
And a novella:
THE TUGBOAT MURDER: When a scream interrupts Victoria’s romantic waterfront stroll, she boards a private tugboat to find a bachelorette in a negligee and a dead body.