A Crossworder's Gift: Five Short Tales (Crossword Mysteries Book 7)
The husband-and-wife sleuth staff is again in 5 stories of vacation secret and mayhem. “Holly, Jolly Roger” takes Belle and Rosco to sunny St. Lucia within the Caribbean as they struggle to decipher the clues to a mythical buried treasure. “The secret of Wordsworth apartment” may possibly stay simply that until Belle and Rosco can flip their remain at a snowy Montreal lodge right into a likelihood for a relations to unravel the riddle in their earlier . . . with assistance from a ghost. There’s no position like Las Vegas for the vacations, yet “A Crossworder’s present” might by no means succeed in its meant recipient if Belle can’t fit up the out-of-order clues strewn all through a excessive roller’s suite to shape a crossword puzzle that might result in the money. visitor of honor at a puzzle conference close to the Grand Canyon, Belle—with the aid of her detective husband, Rosco—must resolve a murdered crossworder’s final puzzle and testomony in “The Eraser’s Edge.” whilst a snowstorm strands a five-woman stitching circle, a “Cross sew” in time may possibly save—or destroy—reputations and lives if a difficult fact a couple of useless heiress is revealed.
This book includes 5 crossword puzzles that may be downloaded as PDFs, with solutions at the back of the book.
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listen in church: Forgive others … love one another as you do yourself?” Weezie tried a teasing snicker. “I’m not likely to deal with that subject.” “Well, definite, Kate,” Martha further slowly, “that’s what we’re taught: to like one another as we a lot as we do ourselves … yet … yet I’m probably not yes i admire myself all that much.” “Oh!” Weezie acknowledged. “I suggestion i used to be the one one who felt that way.” “Me, too …” Kate admitted in a tiny voice. DiAnne sighed and diminished her head whereas Sara provided.
You yet, good, what am i able to say? males aren’t as cozy as ladies with expressing their emotions—even in the event that they can determine them. And that’s an immense if.” Kate meditated DiAnne’s phrases whereas the older lady persisted. “You and Andy are either younger; you’ve bought much in your plates. You’re going to have tons extra quickly. If I’m flawed approximately his explanations … good, let’s go that bridge if we come to it. and that i don’t think we will.” She gave Kate’s shoulder a squeeze. “How did you turn into so smart,.