"A wonderful, original, hilarious and brilliant book. I really enjoyed it. I think you'll like it very much indeed... A must read." Eric Idle Charlie and Rose are back in their much anticipated new adventure. Charlie's step daughter lies dying on a beach. She needs help. Some serious help. But how did she get there and what can on earth can a dead guy and his dead dog do? Plenty as it turns out. As Charlie & Rose ride to the rescue in their own unique way it soon becomes clear that the body on the beach was only the beginning.... "like a Noir novel by Sam Beckett" "Weird, unique, funny and sad all at the same time. An emotional read, but a bloody great story" "I loved it. It made me think. It made me laugh. What more could I want?" "Smart, funny, original story. Oh, did I mention funny. Take it to the beach with you this summer.
About the Author
Jo Perry earned a Ph.D. in English, taught college literature and writing, produced and wrote episodic television,
and has published articles, book reviews, and poetry. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, novelist Thomas Perry.
They have two adult children. Their two cats and two dogs are rescues.
Dead Is Better was her first novel.
"DEAD IS BEST... knocked my feet out from under me AGAIN. Short chapters, great characters, razor-sharp writing, and a lot of heart."--Timothy Hallinan