Megan Maranda was a new author for me. I have more of her books on hold now for future reading!
Littleport, Maine, is a great vacation spot for the rich-and-up-n-comers. The local folks try to make their business from the vacation months tending to the needs of the summer visitors.
Grant Loman, and his close-knit (but maladjusted) family, owns and runs with a welcoming-but-tight-fist the community.
Avery Greer, a young local, is hired by the Loman’s to oversee their investments during the vacation months, as well as tend to the rental upkeeps on the down months.
Avery becomes a family fixture- She is adopted in sisterly friendship by the Loman’s daughter, Sadie.
During an End-of-Summer party, Sadie Loman is found dead at the bottom of an overlook.
As the detectives investigate, more and more secrets that should have remained hidden are discovered about the local’s connections to the Lorman’s, as well as secrets the Lorman’s might just kill to protect.
Jude Deveraux is a renowned romance writer who has dipped her toe into cozy murder mysteries for an encore book.
The super-sleuths are reluctantly at it again. Sara Medlar, (a retired romance fiction writer), Kate (Sara’s niece – a young up-and-coming realtor) and Jackson Wyatt (a classic carpenter – Sara’s long-term house guest) all live in Sara’s old remodeled mansion.
Murder has once again invaded the small town of Lachlan. This time, a long-ago friend of Sara’s is accused. Or it good be Jake’s childhood chum. OR it might me Kate’s boss.
In this new cozy murder mystery, a recluse (Janet Benson) becomes the center of the controversy. Janet was known by everyone in town, but then again, it seems no one actually knew her?
Jude Deveraux is a renowned romance writer who has dipped her toe into cozy murder mysteries.
Sara Medlar, (a retired romance fiction writer), Kate (Sara’s niece – a young up-and-coming realtor) and Jackson Wyatt (a classic carpenter – Sara’s long-term house guest) all live in Sara’s old remodeled mansion.
Jack has just purchased a set of houses he plans to develop. Two skeletons are suddenly discovered in a housing development that Jack has recently purchased.
The trio become the irritating town’s super-sleuths, joining together to solve the murders that it seems everyone else in town want to just disappear.