Mia is starting work at Belle View, her father’s catering hall, a popular spot for weddings, office parties, and more—despite the planes that occasionally roar overhead on their way to LaGuardia and rattle the crystal chandelier. Soon she’s planning a bachelor party for a less-than-gentlemanly groom. But it goes awry when the gigantic cake is wheeled in and a deadly surprise is revealed . . .
Since some of her family’s associates are on the shady side, the NYPD wastes no time in casting suspicion on Mia’s father. Now, Mia’s going to have to use all her street smarts to keep him out of Rikers Island . . .
|Ellen Byron/Maria DiRico|
It’s hard! His open-ended disappearance leaves her in a relationship limbo – she’s not divorced, she’s not officially a widow. What is she? But she also uses this dilemma as an excuse not to jump into a new relationship. Her disastrous marriage has left her a bit of a commitment-phobe because she doesn’t trust her own choices.