Trick Question: A Hard-Boiled New Orleans Legal Thriller (Tubby Dubonnet #3) (The Tubby Dubonnet Series)

Trick Question: A Hard-Boiled New Orleans Legal Thriller (Tubby Dubonnet #3) (The Tubby Dubonnet Series)

Tony Dunbar


DUNBAR'S INVENTED a brand new style: name IT CREOLE-FOODIE-NOIR.

Trick Question is the THIRD mouth-watering secret in Edgar- and Anthony-nominated writer Tony Dunbar's liked TUBBY DUBONNET series.

"A genuine paintings of puzzle art.” -New Orleans Times-Picayune

"[Tubby Dubonnet] makes a captivating guide to a facet of recent Orleans few see.” -Booklist

For the discerning reader who enjoys a figuring out laugh, a sazerac, a little pompano en papillote, and a operating travelogue of latest Orleans with his murders…

Medical lab janitor Cletus Busters is stuck red-handed in a constrained quarter with the frozen head of Dr. Whitney Valentine, one of many lab's so much prestigious researchers. Busters will not say a lot, other than that he is blameless. yet given his conspicuous checklist and previous as a voodoo guru, all indicators element to existence in prison.

Calling Tubby Dubonnet!

With the trial lower than per week away, Busters' legal professional has made precisely motions - heading to the bar for numerous rounds of untamed Turkey and begging Tubby for support. in the meantime, Tubby's taken on a brand new patron - a feminine boxer with an abusive boyfriend - and likewise has to referee the romantic entanglements of his ex-wife and 3 teenage daughters.

But as Buster's trial proceeds, and the jury savors the startling proof (alongside Dunbar's succulent descriptions of Crescent urban cuisine), the chance mounts. Revealing the assassin may perhaps end up to be Tubby's greatest triumph – or his final case ever.

Warning: don't try and learn this e-book with out a convenient snack – ideally a Hubig's pie or a pack of Zapp's potato chips. either will be better.

"Dunbar’s understated, syncopated delivery makes you ponder whether there are adequate sincere males in New Orleans for a rubber of bridge" -Kirkus

"Dunbar weaves jointly the various strands of his highly wonderful tale with a lot ability and wit." -Publisher’s Weekly

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