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Made Up To Kill ➪ [Ebook] ➥ Made Up To Kill By Kelley Roos ➵ – Thomashillier.co.uk Jeff and Haila Troy haven t yet tied the knot in this lively, humorous mystery set against the backdrop of a Broadway opening Jeff and Haila Troy haven t yet tied the knot in this lively, humorousmystery set against the backdrop of a Broadway opening.

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 192 pages
  • Made Up To Kill
  • Kelley Roos
  • 14 September 2017

About the Author: Kelley Roos

Joint pseudonym Audrey Kelley Roos William Roos were a married couple who wrote about a a married couple their series detectives were Jeff and Haila Troy, aided by NY Lieutenant George Hankins Roos also wrote some non series mysteries.



10 thoughts on “Made Up To Kill

  1. Laurie Laurie says:

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  2. Bev Bev says:

    Made Up to Kill is the first in what would become the Jeff and Haila Troy series by Kelley Roos husband and wife team, Audrey Kelley William Roos This debut novel takes place before Jeff and Haila are married though Haila is working hard on getting Jeff to commit Haila Rogers has landed a part in a Broadway production of the British drawing room comedy Green Apples She has also acquired a roommate in the person of the young co star, Carol Blanton Carol s performances in rehearsal prom Made Up to Kill is the first in what would become the Jeff and Haila Troy series by Kelley Roos husband and wife team, Audrey Kelley William Roos This debut novel takes place before Jeff and Haila are married though Haila is working hard on getting Jeff to commit Haila Rogers has landed a part in a Broadway production of the British drawing room comedy Green Apples She has also acquired a roommate in the person of the young co star, Carol Blanton Carol s performances in rehearsal promise a hit on opening night but then disaster strikes the company Carol has an attack of laryngitis and her star struck understudy is thrilled to think that she s finally going to get her big chance She s the only one who is thrilled because the understudy is nowhere near the actress that Carol is A last minute recovery allows Carol to perform after allin what is nearly her last performance of all time Someone added a near lethal dose of morphine to Carol s drink in the last the act and only a quick trip to the hospital saves the actress for future roles.The very next night the leading lady is stabbed to death while wearing Carol s cloak in the dark and shadowy area backstage It definitely look like someone is determined to get rid of the young actress The police are doing all they can following up mysterious notes from someone named Lee Gray guarding Carol night and day following the members of the cast interviewing everyone but the play s producer thinks thatcan be done He promises Jeff Troy a big check if he can discover who has decided to eliminate his actresses This is a fun romp through the theatrical world of the late 1930s 1940 Lots of eccentric characters with idiosyncrasies to help muddy the waters and keep the reader guessing Jeff and Haila traipse all over New York City following up clues and questioning the cast And there are plenty of clues to follow Kelley Roos plays fair with the reader and mystery buffs should be able to untangle most if not all of the plot I have a coupleof these waiting on the TBR pile and I am looking forward to them with great anticipation Four stars.First posted on my blog My Reader s Block Please request permission before reposting Thanks

  3. Jessi Jessi says:

    What a fun book The killer is unexpected, view spoiler the ingenue isn t quite as innocent as she seems hide spoiler , and the detective is actually an advertising salesman on vacation It s the opening night of a play that Haila Troy is in Her co star roommate has suddenly come down with laryngitis and won t be able to go on Her understudy, a girl with the passion and family lineage for theater, if not the talent, mysteriously leaves the theater company forcing Haila and the stage manag What a fun book The killer is unexpected, view spoiler the ingenue isn t quite as innocent as she seems hide spoiler , and the detective is actually an advertising salesman on vacation It s the opening night of a play that Haila Troy is in Her co star roommate has suddenly come down with laryngitis and won t be able to go on Her understudy, a girl with the passion and family lineage for theater, if not the talent, mysteriously leaves the theater company forcing Haila and the stage manager to hurry over to Haila s where her roommate is now mysteriously feeling better Well, until she s poisoned that is.But who would want to poison a girl who is just about to break out onto Broadway And what happens when the murderer finally kills, but it s the veteran actress who was wearing the young ingenue s wrap With a deft hand, Roos creates a story with many twists and turns, but one that is, I think, fair to the discerning reader

  4. Jack Heath Jack Heath says:

    Synopsis Jeff and Haila haven t yet tied the knot in this lively mystery set against the backdrop of a Broadway opening.

  5. Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

    I always enjoy these mysteries with a cast of suspects In this case I didn t believe the evidence before my eyes so I was bamboozled.

  6. Pam Pam says:

    rec via bookmooch

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