Star Spangled Murder (A Lucy Stone Mystery)

Star Spangled Murder (A Lucy Stone Mystery)

Leslie Meier

Lucy Stone is within the doghouse--with her next-door neighbor, Mrs. Prudence Pratt. apparently Kudo, the Stones' misbehaving mutt, has built a style for Mrs. Pratt's blue-ribbon profitable chickens, in addition an break out artist's expertise for sneaking out. With the Fourth of July bobbing up, Lucy does not are looking to trigger any longer fireworks with the crabby Prudence.

one other signal that the loopy days of summer season are in complete swing arrives whilst a bunch of naturists--a.k.a. nudists--descends on Tinker's Cove, skinny-dipping on the pond that borders Mrs. Pratt's estate, giving her whatever else to bitch approximately. Worse nonetheless, the neighborhood lobstermen are dissatisfied approximately poachers--and suspicion falls on Mrs. Pratt's husband and son. Then the July Fourth fireworks are canceled to guard a patch of tremendous infrequent purple-spotted lichen, and Mrs Pratt is the sufferer of a success and run.

Tinker's Cove is filled with suspects, yet none with so own a cause because the Stones. Their feud with Mrs. Pratt has positioned them susceptible to wasting their freedom this Independence Day--unless Lucy can commence issues off with a bang by way of catching a purple, white and blue killer. . .

compliment for Leslie Meier and Her Lucy Stone Mysteries

"Leslie Meier writes with sparkle and warmth." --Chicago solar Times

"Leslie Meier has created any such excellent sequence, I constantly look ahead to analyzing the subsequent ebook, and i am by no means disappointed."--I Love a Mystery

"A actually American model of the English 'cozy.'" --Tulsa World

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