Have suitcase, will sleuth... Mallory Marlowe, travel writer for the Good Life magazine, heads to Colorado to answer the question Can nonskiers have fun in Aspen? Its also a chance to visit a now rich and famous high-school classmate, Carly Cassidy Berman.
Cheerleader, homecoming queen, and class president, Carly had it all then and still doesa sprawling mountainside home, an adoring husband, and a multimillion-dollar business centered around her super-exclusive Tavaci Springs spa. But not all is what it seems in Carlys golden life, because within twenty-four hours of Mallorys arrival, Carlys corpse turns up in a mud bath. Against a dazzling backdrop of majestic ski slopes, ritzy boutiques, and slumming celebrities, Mallory suddenly discovers that Aspens main attraction is a dazzling array of suspectsone of whom is eager to see this accidental sleuths travels come to an end.
As Mallory begins to uncover the secrets hidden amid Aspens snow, will a desperate killer make this playground for the pampered and privileged Mallorys final destination? Includes Mallorys article for the Good Life, with tips and reviews of real Aspen attractions! From the Paperback edition.