Lethal Outlook (Psychic Eye Series #10)

Lethal Outlook (Psychic Eye Series #10)

by Victoria Laurie

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Overview

Clairvoyant private eye Abigail Cooper is excited to marry her beau, but planning the affair has never been her first love. So when Abby hears of a case involving a missing young mother, she’s ready to escape the world of wedding details and engage in some serious psychic sleuthing.
 
TROUBLE CAN COME IN THE BLINK OF AN EYE….
 
When a mysterious client approaches Abby about a young mother who’s vanished, Abby is more than willing to get involved. After all, it’s the perfect distraction from dealing with the headache of her sister, Cat—who has flown into town and turned Abby and Dutch’s impending nuptials into Weddingpalooza.
 
After Abby recruits her business partner and BFF, Candice, to assist, they meet with the parents of the missing woman. But the parents refuse to put their faith in a psychic. What’s worse, the family suspects Abby has a connection to their daughter’s husband—the man they believe to be responsible for her disappearance.
 
With the family blind to the truth and a potential killer in her sights, Abby is determined to keep her eyes wide open….

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780451414908
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/04/2013
Series: Psychic Eye Series , #10
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 153,909
Product dimensions: 4.30(w) x 6.80(h) x 0.91(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Real-life professional psychic Victoria Laurie drew from her career as a gifted intuitive to create the characters of Abigail Cooper and M. J. Holliday. She lives with two spoiled dachshunds, Lilly and Toby, and one opinionated parrot named Doc.

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“Abby Cooper is a character I hope will be around for a long time.”—Spinetingler Magazine

“If you like to mix…witty banter with suspense and a touch of mysticism, this series is for you.”—Examiner.com

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Lethal Outlook: A Psychic Eye Mystery 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 54 reviews.
JenVaughn More than 1 year ago
Another fabulous mystery from the super-talented Victoria Laurie! Psychic intuitive Abby Cooper is enjoying life in her new home of Austin, Texas. She and her fiancé Dutch are preparing for their wedding and the completion of construction on their dream home... if Abby would just give her opinions to the wedding planner, her sister Cat, and home builder, her friend Dave. Her last adventure (in Vision Impossible) has left her recovering from a broken pelvis so she hobbles away from decision-making as quickly as possible to the new office she shares with her BFF, private investigator Candice Fusco. The mystery begins with an intriguing set-up. A client vaguely refers to a crime that, as a lawyer, she can't really talk about, but asks Abby to investigate using her psychic abilities. Candice and Abby watch the news and quickly realize two things. First, the crime the lawyer was referring to involves a young mother who has gone missing. And second, they must investigate the crime and find out what happened to her. The plot races along with new questions, suspects and motives popping up around every corner. Abby has many things on her plate (a consultation with the Austin branch of the FBI, the upcoming wedding, construction on her new house, psychic appointments for clients, this new case to solve) all while nursing her physical recovery. After all, what bride wants to walk down the aisle with a bouquet in one hand and a cane in the other? The subplots are deftly woven into the story and each has its own satisfactory conclusion. As for the missing woman and the culprit behind her disappearance, I was guessing until the very end. This was a page-turner. I can't say enough good things about the wonderful character Ms. Laurie has created in Abby Cooper. She's headstrong, smart, witty. At the same time she has her faults, but they only serve to make the character more believable and sympathetic. I love Abby from her creative swearing and addiction to junk food to her caring nature and sense of adventure. The author is laugh-out-loud funny and uses humor to balance the tone of the dark crimes the characters uncover. Some reviews have been hard on Abby's behavior in this book, but I found nothing about her character "out of character." Yes, she runs from her sister who is only trying to help her get married, she runs from the guy building her dream home, she's enraged at her boyfriend's engagement present (you'll see...), and she uses her temporary disability to her advantage. You know what? I wouldn't expect anything less from Abby. The character has grown throughout the course of the series, but the author never has her do things that are out of character. I applaud her for that. And in the end, Abby's shortcomings make her more real and relatable. Her vulnerabilities make me cheer her on even more.
NJWH More than 1 year ago
This is an excellent series! My sister and parents also read this authors books. The characters are great and an enjoyable read. The author keeps the story interesting and there are changes that make the story interesting without ruining the things you enjoy about the characters and their "lives". Very good books!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love this series and I love Abby Cooper! This book did not let me down.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Loved this! I have read the whole series and couldn't wait for this book to come out..had to wait 3 months!!!! :) Was worth the wait though!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
No better series to laugh out loud
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Happywitch More than 1 year ago
LOVED IT! Couldn't put it down! I enjoy both of her adult series & expected nothing less… Love her!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love all her books.
katiedid1 More than 1 year ago
I can't get enough of this series! It's so much fun to read. I'm anxiously awaiting the 12th book , due out soon. Highly recommend!!! Ox
BoesKid More than 1 year ago
Abby Coopy is a clairvoyant private eye. When she gets a visit from a heavily disguised attorney who won't tell her who, or what, or even when, just that someone's in danger, Abby can't resist. With the help of her PI partner and friend, they discover there is a missing person and, in fact, two of them. The case is actually a sanity saver for Abby as her strong willed sister, Cat, has taken over the wedding plans for Abby - whether she wants Cat to or not.
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The Psychic Eye Mystery Series is amazing. Start with the first and read in order.
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Dee_K More than 1 year ago
I love this series. Laurie writes a great mystery and I the psychic elements really sucks me in. That being said, Abby was really annoying in this book. She was incredible cranky (Full Disclosure—She was recovering from a broken pelvis) and complained a lot. I do however like that she is getting back to doing psychic readings for civilian clientele.
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Luv'd it. Laurie doesn't disappoint. Just wished it had been longer. MORE MORE MORE. Can't wait for the next one.
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As usual, this author has written an interesting, compelling book. I eagerly await her next book in the series.
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LindaLouUT More than 1 year ago
This is a great series and I hope the Author continues. Read the first book and couldn't stop till I have read them all. The plot is well executed and keeps you reading till the end. Please don't stop writing this series. It's so much fun to read. One of the best series I have read in a long time.
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