By Sophie Littlefield
Winner of the Anthony Award for most sensible First Novel!
Stella Hardesty dispatched her abusive husband with a wrench almost immediately earlier than her 50th birthday. many years later, she's so busy providing home-style justice on her days off, supporting different girls care for 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 a few males want extra convincing than others, yet it's always not anything a bit gentle bondage or outdated whuppin' cannot repair. due to the fact that Stella works outdoors of the legislation, she's loose 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. until eventually Roy Dean disappears with Chrissy's two-year-old son, Tucker. Stella speedy learns that Roy Dean was once concerned with a few very frightening males, as she attempts to tackle who is hiding info and who is basically 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 truly is Stella Hardesty.
A undesirable Day for Sorry gained an Anthony Award for top First Novel and an RT ebook Award for top First secret. It used to be additionally shortlisted for Edgar, Barry, Crimespree, and Macavity Awards, and it was once named to lists of the year's most sensible 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