By Waverly Curtis
"If I say so myself, i'm muy foxy!"
When beginner P.I. Geri Sullivan first heard her followed Chihuahua speak, she suggestion she'd long gone barking mad. however it seems Pepe is a savvy sleuth--and if he has his means, he will quickly be a bone-a-fido big name, too, as Pepe and Geri are Hollywood-bound to megastar within the fact express Dancing With Dogs. to date, so bueno.
Then Nigel St. Nigel, the pass judgement on all people likes to hate, turns into the pass judgement on somebody sought after useless. Pepe and Geri are sizzling on a killer's heels yet among perfecting the paso doble and holding Pepe's Pomeranian woman love, either have their paws complete. If Pepe's new prestige as a Beverly Hills Chihuahua is going to his head, it can be the final waltz for Geri's crime-biting compadre. . .
"Pepe is one cool P.I." --Leslie Meier
Praise for Dial C for Chihuahua
"A enjoyable and breezy mystery." –Jennie Bentley
"A enjoyable twist at the normal P.I. partnership." --Simon Wood
"Readers will sit up straight and beg for more." --Sushi the Shih Tzu, dogs megastar of the Trash ‘n' Treasures mysteries by means of Barbara Allan
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And, after all, he made Pepe sit down within the again. The get together used to be in complete swing after we arrived. This time we have been contained in the condo, in a big front room, embellished with velour armchairs, velvet sofas, gilded tables, and gold silk drapes framing the home windows. an immense chandelier sparkled over a gilt eating room desk that was once coated with trays of appetizers. within the subsequent room, site visitors coated up for beverages from good-looking bartenders who labored in the back of a bar that appeared like it got here instantly from a Paris membership.
Rodney trotted off to the most condo and shortly got here again with one other frosty glass. “I see he didn't imagine to invite my preference,” Pepe stated. “What is your choice? ” I requested. “Water, neat, no chaser, please,” he acknowledged. “Can i've got a bowl of water for my puppy? ” I requested. Rodney went again into the home back. in the meantime, Pepe wandered over to the bottom of the wrought-iron desk at one finish of the pool and lifted his leg. “Hey! ” I stated. “That’s no longer cool! ” “I am simply letting the opposite puppy comprehend i'm most sensible puppy.
At concerning the similar time, Rodney controlled to kick Pepe loose. My little white puppy got here flying during the air, hit the wall beside me, and, with a terrible crunching noise, fell to the floor, the place he lay nonetheless and silent. bankruptcy 33 Siren track ran over to Pepe and sniffed at him. He didn’t circulate. “You killed my puppy! ” I screamed. “Screw him! ” Rodney shot again. “He was once killing me! ” “My God,” stated Jennifer, looking at the blood gushing from Rodney’s ankle. “You may wish stitches. ” “I’ll look after it later,” Rodney informed her.
No one informed me,” acknowledged Pepe. “Really? ” Caprice stood, frozen in position as she gazed at Pepe. “How might that be? ” “I don’t recognize how,” I acknowledged. “Jennifer most likely had anything to do with it. however it doesn’t topic. All that concerns is, he’s yours and also you must have him. ” Felix grabbed my hand and squeezed it tight. “Just a momentito,” stated Pepe. “Geri! ” He appeared up at me, his colossal brown eyes starting to be as wet as my very own. “I don't desire to depart you. ” I couldn’t support it. My eyes flooded with tears. “You have to,” I informed him.
Do you know this was once going to occur? ” I requested. “Oh, we all started getting threats once the Hollywood Reporter pointed out we have been going to start filming. those everyone is fans! ” The chauffeur pulled so far as he may into the driveway, and shall we see the demonstrators greater. so much have been of their twenties. many of the younger ladies have been virtually nude and had painted their our bodies to cause them to appear like dalmatians and springer spaniels. They wore puppy collars round their necks with leashes dangling down.