The mysterious disappearance of a friend's precious charm sets sassy and savvy sleuth Alana Oakley on the warpath. But Alana quickly realizes that having Attitude with a capital "A" isn't enough to solve the case. She invokes her savvy self to duel with the military-inspired Coach Kusmuk, dodge the over-exuberant Nurse Cathy, and deal with her impulsive and accident-prone mother, who is one click away from Internet-dating a mass murderer! The biggest mystery of all: What spectacular disaster will her mother have planned for her birthday this year?
About the Author:
Poppy Inkwell was born in the Philippines in 1970 and
immigrated to Australia as a toddler. She spent a year as an
exchange student in Japan, and graduated from the University
of Sydney with a bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies. She has
worked as a radio DJ, an interpreter, and as a public relations
manager for rock bands and performance artists. Curious about
Islam, she lived and taught in English in Brunei for nearly 15
years before becoming a writer. Poppy lives with her husband and two of her five children. She has sky-dived once.