By Gemma Halliday
It's springtime in California! The plants are in bloom, the style week runways are fierce, and enthusiasts of America's favourite hobby are filling the baseball stadiums to root for his or her favourite group. but if the female friend of the L.A. Stars rookie MVP lands up useless at a sublime Beverly Hills salon, it's abruptly as much as designer Maddie Springer to trace down the "Tanning Salon Killer." Armed with assistance from her wacky forged of family and friends, Maddie unearths herself with an inventory of suspects that incorporates the forged of the truth television exhibit Baseball other halves, a determined blackmail sufferer, and a complete baseball staff! If Maddie can courageous the recent canines and cat fights, she simply may be able to trap a killer...before he moves back!
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