Jake Smith is a reporter working out of Little Rock. He is investigating charges of a nursing home collapse when his source is found dead in Lake D’Arbonne but not before he hid some information in the Spearsville Cemetery. Jeff goes on a wild ride from Little Rock to Spearsville. I could not put it down. It was a great book. If you are from Union Parish, Louisiana you need to read this book. Once you pick this book up, you will not be able to put it down.
In this installment in the Deadwood series, we find Violet once again in over her head as she attempts to solve a murder mystery. With Ann Charles’ trademark humor, the story takes off and never stops. Fun times with cantankerous Harvey, level-headed Aunt Zoe, surly Detective Cooper, and swoon-worthy Doc. A definite “don’t miss” story!!
Rose Kaplan lives at the Julius and Rebecca Cohen Home for Seniors, Rose is not one to compete for attention. She just does her on thing. There is one thing that makes Rose stand out, her matzoh ball soup. She always earns top honors and a place at the home’s annual Seder table. That is until Bertha Finkelstein is discovered, dead as a pickled herring, face-down in a bowl of Rose’s prize soup. But that is not the only problem. Bertha choked on a pilfered earring. Rose is now the suspect in the theft and Bertha’s death.