Patrice Lyle is a USA Today bestselling author of lighthearted funny mysteries. Her dream of becoming a mystery writer was inspired by her detective father and Nancy Drew. She penned her first mystery novel at age ten and has been writing ever since. Her personal motto is, "You can weather any storm with laughter in your heart and dark chocolate in your hand." She lives with her husband and two cats in Florida where she enjoys long beach walks and plotting mystery novels under a beach umbrella.
**USA Today Bestseller!** 22 summer themed short stories by USA Today bestselling mystery and romance authors! Enjoy mystery, romance, and lots of laughter under the sun with shorts from some of your favorite series. The perfect quick reads for vacation lounging or sipping frosty drinks poolside!