By Sophie Littlefield
Winner of the Anthony Award for top First Novel!
Stella Hardesty dispatched her abusive husband with a wrench almost immediately prior to her 50th birthday. many years later, she's so busy providing home-style justice on her days off, assisting different ladies take care of their very own abusive husbands and boyfriends, that she slightly has time to run her stitching store in her rural Missouri native land. a few males want extra convincing than others, yet it's always not anything a bit gentle bondage or out of date whuppin' cannot repair. when you consider that Stella works outdoors of the legislations, she's unfastened to do no matter what it takes to get the task done---as lengthy as she retains her distance from the good-looking satan of a neighborhood sheriff, Goat Jones.
When younger mom Chrissy Shaw asks Stella for support along with her no-good husband, Roy Dean, it feels like a simple case. till Roy Dean disappears with Chrissy's two-year-old son, Tucker. Stella speedy learns that Roy Dean used to be concerned with a few very frightening males, as she attempts to tackle who is hiding info and who is purely attempting to kill her. it will take a hell of a struggle to get the little boy again domestic to his mama, but when somebody can do it, it is Stella Hardesty.
A undesirable Day for Sorry received an Anthony Award for most sensible First Novel and an RT e-book Award for top First secret. It was once additionally shortlisted for Edgar, Barry, Crimespree, and Macavity Awards, and it was once named to lists of the year's top secret debuts via the Chicago Sun-Times and South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
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A Bad Day for Sorry: A Crime Novel (Stella Hardesty Crime Series Book 1) by Sophie Littlefield