By Beth Groundwater
A loss of life at her brother's strong ropes Claire right into a basket of trouble
When present basket clothier Claire Hanover saddles up for the hole occasion at her brother Charley's new using good, the very last thing she expects is for Kyle Mendoza, one of many good palms, to be came upon useless. every person assumes a horse trampled him, till it's chanced on that somebody murdered Kyle prior to dragging him right into a stall.
Charley's problems aggravate whilst a rival solid proprietor steals his consumers and Kyle's kinfolk comes to a decision to sue him for negligence. Claire is set to corral the killer and retailer her brother's enterprise. despite the fact that, fixing the secret may be tougher than discovering a needle in a haystack . . . and even perhaps lethal.
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A Basket of Trouble (Claire Hanover Mystery, Book 3) by Beth Groundwater