Better Off Dead in Deadwood
Ann Charles

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Narrated By: Caroline Shaffer

Duration: 13 hours and 29 minutes

What to expect

Get ready for more laughs, sizzle, and sleuthing in this fourth Deadwood mystery from author Ann Charles!

One dead body, one century-old haunted opera house, one zombie musical … one pissed-off detective—will Violet "Spooky" Parker keep her tail out of trouble, or will she end up as one of Deadwood's walking dead?


Crime and mystery fiction, Horror and supernatural fiction, Crime and mystery: women sleuths, Romance: fantasy and paranormal, Humorous fiction

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“Flirty, frisky, frantic, and frightening…Better Off Dead is just plain fun!”

Terri Reid, author of Buried Innocence

“Another sexy, fast-paced mystery!”

Jacquie Rogers, author of the Hearts of Owyhee series

“A wonderful blend of sizzle and sleuth—juggling murder and mayhem on every page!”

Mary Buckham, award-winning author of the Invisible Recruit series

Sassy, edge-of-the-seat suspenseful, and laugh-out-loud funny!”

Wendy Delaney, author of Truly, Madly, Deeply

“Ann Charles writes books with an even balance of mystery, romance, and dark humor.”