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THERE ARE NO SECRETS IN A DRESSING ROOM

Which is why the perfect person to solve a behind-the-scenes mystery in the Golden Age of Hollywood is legendary costume designer Edith Head.

Los Angeles in the 1930s, when the silver screen was at its brightest … making the shadows around it even darker. Wised-up once-aspiring-actress Lillian Frost meets Edith Head during a murder investigation. Together, they turn Tinseltown on its ear. Blending fact and fiction, Design for Dying, Dangerous to Know, and Script for Scandal feature “two smart, resourceful heroines and starry cameos around every corner,” says Edgar Award-winning author Megan Abbott.

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"Great fun ... just a delight, a lovely mystery."

Nancy Pearl on Design for Dying

"Lovers of old movies, fabulous gowns, and historical gossip will be enchanted."

Publishers Weekly on Dangerous to Know

"They don't make 'em like this anymore—so it's a good thing Renee Patrick is here to write 'em."

Eddie Muller, host of Turner Classic Movies’ Noir Alley

“A beguiling champagne cocktail of a crime novel”

New York Times bestselling-author Louise Penny on

Design for Dying


CLASSIC HOLLYWOOD. VINTAGE MURDER.

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