Tinseltown's awards season is in full swing, and everyone is obsessed with dressing up, scoring free swag, and getting invited to the biggest awards shows of the year. But when popular Silver Sphere Awards publicist Lyla Davis is killed during a botched ATM robbery, the celebratory mood comes to an abrupt halt.Dayna Anderson--an actress turned apprentice private investigator...
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Hollywood Ending Reviews
If you are looking for an entertaining and very modern detective story with a smart but still not totally together African American female investigator the Detective by Day series is one that I would highly recommend picking up. Dayna Anderson is very much the millennial finding her way in the world, but she still feels relatable and likable. I'm am so looking forward to being on the journey of her developing her talents and becoming more secure in her abilities. There are only two books so far ...more
Hollywood Ending is book 2 of the A Detective by Day Mystery by Kellye Garrett. Award Season has arrived everyone including Dayna Anderson was looking forward to the shows and glamour. However, the murder of Lyla Davis at a local ATM cause the festivities to dampen. Dayna Anderson started to investigate and was surprised what turns up during her investigations. The readers of Hollywood Ending will continue to follow the twists and turns in Dayna Anderson investigations to find out what happens. ...more
It’s awards season in Hollywood and actress turned PI Day Anderson is celebrating when her boyfriend, Omari, is nomination for the Silver Sphere Award. However, after one of the parties he has to attend to mingle with the judges, Lily Davis is murdered. Lily was a publicist for the Silver Sphere Awards, and they have offered a reward for information leading to the arrest of her killer, so naturally Day jumps in to solve the case. This one seems much easier than her first murder case. Is she miss ...more
If you're wondering if the follow-up to last year's multi-award-winning HOLLYWOOD HOMICIDE will live up to its predecessor, the answer is a definite YES. Just as funny with endearing characters, good character development, and an engrossing mystery that I did not guess the ending to (a situation that's becoming less and less common). I especially appreciate the supportive friendship between three women that never turns catty or involves falling out over silly reasons. I could use much more of th ...more
Dayna used to be an aspiring actress--now she's an aspiring investigator, working with former deputy Aubrey. He doesn't have much to do with this case, probably as well, since his methods are more by-the-book than the giddy, social media-centered world of Dayna and her friends. When a publicist is killed, Dayna has an entry into the woman's life because her job was with an awards organization, and Dayna's boyfriend Omari is up for one of their awards. In fact, Omari's own nasty publicist steps i ...more
I think I'm getting a little tired of the escapades of Stephanie Plum-like characters. Although Kellye Garrett's second Detective By Day mystery,Hollywood Ending, is set in Hollywood, apprentice private eye Dayna Anderson and her best friend, Sienna, are a little too Stephanie and Lulu for me.
After solving a hit-and-run case, former commercial spokesperson Dayna Anderson wants to become an apprentice in training to cop turned private investigator Aubrey Adams-Parker. She thinks she’s found the p ...more