"Rose is an absolutely fascinating character who continually struggles against the expectations of her privileged family...The contrast between Rose's two opposing worlds is as compelling as it is entertaining...Rose's impulsive nature is never overshadowed by common sense, and her quick wit and humor guarantee that readers will be delighted by this action-packed mystery." - Kings River Life Magazine "Full of lots of twists and turns, which made for a very exciting read....I will definitely be reading more from this author. Highly recommended " - Obsessed Book Reviews "Rose is a wonderful main character. She has just the right amount of spunk. The story was great and I can't wait to read the rest of this series." - Bookschellves Rose Strickland's life is complicated. Besides her waitressing gig, she works part-time for Andre Thomas, a PI with no faith in Rose's ability to investigate, her love life with Sullivan has stalled, and her BFF, Roxy, has found a new bestie, leaving Rose out in the cold. Determined to prove herself, Rose takes a case on the sly. As she searches for a missing MMA fighter, Rose discovers an illegal fight club, a group of ruthless businessmen, dead bodies, and a trail of drugs. Hunting down clues that lead too close to home, Rose finds herself in the fight of her life. Can she beat the killer to the punch before she gets knocked out for good? Related subjects include: cozy mysteries, women sleuths, murder mystery series, whodunit mysteries (whodunnit), amateur sleuth books, book club recommendations, humorous murder mysteries. Books in the Rose Strickland Humorous Mystery Series: -DINERS, DIVES & DEAD ENDS (#1) -LAST DINER STANDING (#2) -DINER IMPOSSIBLE (#3) -DINERS KEEPERS, LOSERS WEEPERS (novella after DINER IMPOSSIBLE in HEARTACHE MOTEL) -DINER KNOCK OUT (#4) Part of the Henery Press Mystery Series Collection, if you like one, you'll probably like them all... Author Bio: As a girl, Terri L. Austin thought she'd outgrow dreaming up stories and creating imaginary friends. Instead, she's made a career of it. She met her own Prince Charming and together they live in Missouri. She loves to hear from readers. Drop her a note at www.TerriLAustin.com.