Are you a Lumby fan?
Nancy Coffey, a valued colleague, represents Gail Fraser the author of Lumby series books that start with The Lumby Lines.
I was drawn to the cover art instantly:
Then I read all three books and while they are the farthest thing from the sardonic, blood drenched, minimalist crime novels that I sell, they were indeed quite fun.
And I love Hank the Flamingo. He's quite a delight. Very circumspect in his public utterances, given he is, shall we say, inanimate, he is none the less, one of the most fun characters I've read about in quite some time.
Then I found out that Hank travels. To book clubs! And during the August doldrums, to New York City. To visit 'his agent.'
Scaring the tourists is half the fun: