Cynthia Robinson's dynamite cozy mystery series is Raymond Chandler meets David Sedaris. Max Bravo is a mid-rung opera singer with a diva's towering ego. When he discovers the local dog park, he finds it an odd, private little world—a preserve for neighborhood crackpots and lay-abouts, and, incidentally, their dogs. Max loves it and can't stay away. But when one of the regulars disappears, Max's interest in the dog park turns to obsession.
"A lot of fun, full of unexpected depths and twists." —Josh Bazell, bestselling author of Beat the Reaper, on The Dog Park Club
"A rollicking romp." —Publishers Weekly on The Barbary Dogs
A Max Bravo Mystery (Volume 2)
St. Martin's Press
Opera singer extraordinaire Max Bravo is back in this sequel to THE DOG PARK CLUB that explores both mysterious disappearances and misleading appearances.Max...Buy
Amy Carter is missing. And there’s no one less capable of finding her than Max Bravo.
Max Bravo is a mid-rung opera singer with a diva's towering ego. And he doesn’t do favors. Not until the day he visits a troubled friend in Berkeley and offers to walk her dog.
Max quickly discovers the local dog park. It’s an odd, private little world—a preserve for neighborhood crackpots and lay-abouts, and, incidentally, their dogs.
But, the park regulars are friendly. Clubby. They even serve beer. Before long, Max can’t stay away.
When one of the regulars disappears, Max’s interest in the dog park turns to obsession. Amy Carter – beautiful, adored, pregnant – has vanished. The circumstances bode the worst.
What happened to Amy? The dog park club has brewed up a theory. And they mean to prove it.
A Max Bravo Mystery (Volume 1)
St. Martin's Press
Raymond Chandler meets David Sedaris—the first in a dynamite new cozy series that’s “a lot of fun, full of unexpected depths and twists.” —Josh Bazell, bestselling...Buy