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by Tammy Kaehler

This fast paced page-turner will have you reading all night long.
~Shelley’s Book Case

…had everything you could expect when you combine NASCAR racing and mysteries… this book was fabulous…
~Community Bookstop

The book is suspenseful and I had no clue who the bad guys were until the author’s reveal.
~Author Michele Lynn Seigfried

…full of cars, characters, drama and action.

Reading Avoidable Contact by Tammy Kaehler, allowed me to feel like a NASCAR driver, even if only for a short while.
~Mystery Playground

Described as a fast-paced mystery, Avoidable Contact lived up to this description wonderfully! …This is one series that I will be following, like an avid Nascar fan on Sundays:)

I appreciated the descriptions of how the drivers visualized the driver changes, much like I used to do on the stage, or you hear about other professional athletes “seeing” their shots.
~Back Porchervations

Avoidable Contact covers much of the sport in plain, easy to understand, language, even the uninitiated can understand. Tammy talks about the teams, cars, sponsors, parts, tires ( different tires for different situations), safety devices (safety barriers and the Hans device) and people (each has their specific function).

AvoidableContact_2014-finalAvoidable Contact: A Kate Reilly Mystery
Cozy Mystery
Poisoned Pen Press (August 1, 2014)
ISBN-13: 978-1464202384




Racecar driver Kate Reilly is suited up and ready for the start of the legendary 24 Hours of Daytona. But what’s ahead will test her will and nerve more than any other endurance race.

Even before the green flag waves over Daytona International Speedway, Kate receives word her boyfriend Stuart is fighting for his life after a hit-and-run earlier in the day. Still reeling from that news, Kate must absorb other shocks in the race’s opening hours, including an on-track accident with tragic consequences and an eyewitness who claims Stuart was run down deliberately by someone from the race paddock.

Alternating stints behind the wheel of her Corvette racecar with stretches of quizzing colleagues and searching for clues, Kate taps every possible source—friend, foe, and family—to find out who’s after Stuart and why. As the race clock counts down to zero hour, Kate must come to terms with her own fears about the past anddecide who she’s willing to trust. Only then can she identify who’s willing to kill to keep a secret buried—and stop them before they lash out again.



About The Author

Tammy Kaehler’s career in marketing and technical writing landed her in the world of automobile racing, which inspired her with its blend of drama, competition, and friendly people. Mystery fans and racing insiders alike praised the first two Kate Reilly Racing Mysteries, Dead Man’s Switch and Braking Points, and she takes readers back behind the wheel for the third time in Avoidable Contact. Tammy works as a technical writer in the Los Angeles area, where she lives with her husband and many cars. Find out more at www.tammykaehler.com.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TammyKaehler

Twitter: https://twitter.com/tkaehler

GoodReads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4513715.Tammy_Kaehler
Purchase Links:
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Tour Participants

August 6 – Shelley’s Book Case – Review, Interview, Giveaway

August 7 – Community Bookstop – Review, Giveaway

August 8 – Michele Lynn Seigfried’s Blog – Review, Guest Post

August 8 – Brooke Blogs – Interview, Giveaway

August 9 – readalot blog – Review, Giveaway

August 9 – deal sharing aunt – Interview, Giveaway

August 10 – A Blue Million Books – Guest Post, Giveaway

August 11 – Mystery Playground – Review, Giveaway

August 11 – Cicero’s Children – Interview

August 12 – Mommasez… – Review, Giveaway

August 13 – Back Porchervations– Review, Guest Post

August 14 – fundinmental – Review. Giveaway

August 15 – dru’s book musings – Guest Post, Giveaway


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