Motor Mouth (2006) Fetching mechanic Alexandra Barnaby and her NASCAR-driver boyfriend Sam tangle with bad guys over stock-car racing's Holy Grail: a computer chip that can make cars… 2006-10-03 Fiction HarperCollins
Book Review

Motor Mouth (2006)

EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Oct 03, 2006; Writer: Janet Evanovich; Genre: Fiction; Publisher: HarperCollins

Fetching mechanic Alexandra Barnaby and her NASCAR-driver boyfriend Sam tangle with bad guys over stock-car racing's Holy Grail: a computer chip that can make cars go slightly faster.

Ick Factor
Low: Dead bodies are offset by cute dogs and gales of flirty banter.

Lowdown
Evanovich gives her latest Barnaby mystery-cum-chick-lit plenty of gas (including a flatulent St. Bernard), but it's too lightweight to grip the road.

Originally posted Sep 29, 2006 Published in issue #900 Oct 06, 2006 Order article reprints