By Sophie Littlefield
Winner of the Anthony Award for top First Novel!
Stella Hardesty dispatched her abusive husband with a wrench presently sooner than her 50th birthday. many years later, she's so busy providing home-style justice on her days off, assisting 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 homeland. a few males want extra convincing than others, yet it's always not anything a bit gentle bondage or out of date whuppin' cannot repair. given that Stella works open air of the legislation, she's loose to do no matter what it takes to get the activity 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 aid along with her no-good husband, Roy Dean, it appears like a simple case. till Roy Dean disappears with Chrissy's two-year-old son, Tucker. Stella quick learns that Roy Dean used to be concerned with a few very frightening males, as she attempts to tackle who is hiding details and who is only attempting to kill her. it will take a hell of a struggle to get the little boy again domestic to his mama, but when an individual can do it, it is Stella Hardesty.
A undesirable Day for Sorry received an Anthony Award for top First Novel and an RT ebook Award for most sensible 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 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