The Thirteenth Egg by Jack Holbrook
Approx. 24,650 words.
Published on July 9, 2009.
Mel Bertolissio is suspected of stealing a priceless jewelled egg and the evidence against her keeps piling up. Only her sister, Detective Alexandra Bertolissio, believes in her innocence. Then Mel's suspected accomplice is brutally murdered and Mel's prints are on the murder weapon. In a race against time, Alexandra must find the real killer before it is too late for her sister.