"The note pinned to the front of the dead man's silk pajamas was a one-sentence email printed out from a computer: Make Today a Great Day the Witherspoon Way."
"Julius felt as if he had just fallen off the dock into the cold, dark waters of the lake.
"You were having an affair with Witherspoon?" he asked without inflection."
From Trust No One by Jayne Ann Krentz. I like her books. They have their fair share of tension but manage to also be fun to read.