Jeri Howard Mystery, No 2
April 2011 / ISBN 978-1564744944
by Barbara Buhrer
A chance conversation in a movie memorabilia store sets Jeri Howard
on the investigation into her grandmother's past in Hollywood.
Jerusha Layne had worked as a bit player during World War II. She
became a suspect in the unsolved murder of an actor. Jeri is determined
to learn the details and find the story behind the murder. She becomes
involved in the death of the owner of a GOLDEN AGE poster not realizing
that old movie posters are so valuable that someone will kill for
This is a compelling tale of the Golden Age of Hollywood, rich
in detail. Dawson combines the mystery of Hollywood's Golden Age
with the present day with its craze for movie memorabilia. There
is a wealth of names of stars and films of the past that is sure
to evoke many memories of Hollywood's classic past.