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The good thing about the location was, there were no other greeting card shops for 2.7 miles.
The bad news was, this little piece of Hollywood was not optimum in terms of sales. Fredreeq put it another way: "It's like your shop was headed for the suburbs and got off at the wrong bus stop." It wasn't the prettiest corner of the world, but I couldn't afford the franchise if it were. I mean-" With a sense of unease, I picked up the phone and pressed redial.
Unfortunately, many of these supporting characters drop out of sight midway through the book, as the plot grows increasingly complex.
As the mystery plot grows more central to the story, the weaknesses of this first novel show through.
She's the manager of a struggling greeting card store in a seedy part of Los Angeles.
Wollie dreams of someday having enough time and money to design her own greeting cards full-time. She is desperately trying to keep her store afloat, helping to care for her schizophrenic brother, and has agreed to participate in a dating experiment --- dating forty men in sixty days --- to help a radio shrink do research for a book on dating.
As she meets up with an array of small-time crooks and swaggering mobsters only slightly more sinister than the men she's been dating, Wollie realizes that to find true love she'll first have to avoid getting killed!Finding true love, she discovers, sometimes means learning how to avoid getting killed . Wollie is meeting plenty of eligible bachelors but not falling in love, not until she stumbles over a dead body en route to Rio Pescado–a state-run mental hospital–and is momentarily taken hostage by a charismatic "doctor" who is on the run from the Mob.As she meets up with an array of small-time crooks and swaggering mobsters only slightly more sinister than the men she’s been dating, Wollie realizes that "getting dumped" is the least of her problems. Dating Dead Men will keep readers guessing until the final bullet is shot–and cheering for the irresistible Wollie as she makes her way out of confusion and into the welcoming embrace of Mr. Harley Jane Kozak is an actor who appeared in the movies Parenthood, The Favor, and Arachnophobia and has also acted on the soap opera The Guiding Light.When Wollie drives to her brother's mental hospital late one night, she almost literally runs into a dead body.Then she's held hostage by a mysterious (but incredibly attractive) man she knows only as Doc. And will Wollie find the man of her dreams on the dating circuit or in a more unexpected place?