Nancy Baker Jacobs. Double or Nothing (2001) 206 pp. [tpo]
Publishers description: Minnesota nurse Ellen Merchand and her sister Claire have arranged for a house exchange with a San Francisco art dealer. What the sisters dont know is that Herb Carmody plans to use the house exchange as an alibi for his wifes murder. Then there is Sid Balzarian, a small-time criminal with plans to kidnap Jane Carmody.
Setting: San Francisco