The first book in The House Flipper mysteries. Meet Whitney Whitaker and her cat, Sawdust. Whitney has been saving for a house of her own. She accepted an offer to purchase a dilapidated house at a reduced price as the owner is liquidating his rentals. Since Whitney did not have enough funds to start remodeling She asked her cousin to go in with her. The first night Whitney spends at the house, she and her, cat Sawdust nearly escape with their lives from a fire in a back room. As the electoral system was not updated she asked the seller to cover the deductible portion of her insurance. He agreed but is found dead in the flower bed next to them. The police believe that Whitney had a motive and arrested her for murder. Whitney begins to explore death. Does she find answers before she spent her life in prison?
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