by Elena Santangelo

My Newest Short Story Collection

Take a short cut. Where will it lead? To the Jersey Shore, where you'll find a nosy Italian landlady or ghosts at Cape May Point? To a small college town in Pennsylvania, where identical twins teach psychology and solve crimes? To Philadelphia's Academy of Music or a small chocolate shop in Center City? To the modern day Wild West or Valley Forge during the War for Independence? The 16 short stories in Short Cuts to Mayhem will lead you to places of mystery and malice, haunting and humor.

Stories in this collection:
                "Mrs. Fanaglio and The Body
                                       On The Beach"
                "Mirror, Mirror"
                "REM Murder"
                "Ring of Truth"
                "Kill...with Personality"
                "Ginseng Tea"
                "True To His Country"
                "Showdown At Sundae Gulch"
                "Favorite Haunt"
                "Who Tempt The Dangerous Way"
                "Swan Song"
                "Ultimate Layoff"
                "Rocky Road To Murder"
                "Who Ate Billy Penn?"
                "Here's Blood In Your Rye"            

"Elena Santangelo has a positive gift for mystery short stories! See for yourself in these 16 marvelous tales ranging from historical murder to quirky cozies to ghostly doings. Itís a reading feast!"

CHARLES TODD, author of The Inspector Ian Rutledge  Series and The Bess Crawford Series.

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