By Carolyn Hart
Fixing puzzles comes certainly to Annie Darling, pleased proprietor of the loss of life on call for secret book place at the beautiful sea island of Broward's Rock. Annie is aided and abetted by means of her admiring husband, Max, who runs an strange enterprise that provides support to humans in trouble.
A fresh dying seems to be suicide, yet Annie suspects homicide. to unravel the case, she unravels the secret of a towel hidden at the hours of darkness in a gazebo, the inability of fingerprints on a crystal mug, blood on a teenager's blue blouse, and the key of a lovers' tryst.
Annie believes she has set the best seize for a cruel killer until eventually her cellphone earrings and dying whispers in her ear.
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It said so right on the ﬂag. The gold was for entrées and sides, the silver was for desserts, and the green was for salads, soups, and breads. Another table, covered in red and green plaid, had been set up with coffee, tea, and a cooler that would contain bottles of milk, water, and juice. More long tables were set up in a geometric pattern around the room, each decorated with Christmas tablecloths sporting snowmen, Santas, Christmas trees, holly, and snowﬂakes. Three centerpieces, scaled-down versions of the ones that were on the food tables, were placed equidistant down the middle of each table.
Dead by Midnight (Death On Demand, Book 21) by Carolyn Hart