By Loren Schechter
deserted by way of an untrue husband, Addie Carter has raised 4 kids within the forty two years she’s lived round the corner to dentist Herbert Elwood and his past due spouse Janet in Millbrook, Massachusetts. Now she resides as peacefully as her antisocial cat Flash will permit. yet after Addie unearths Herbert brutally murdered, there’s now not a moment’s peace available. everybody believes Addie understands greater than she does. Or they need whatever from her – wish it badly sufficient to ransack her residence and harm her cat.
Addie thinks her small town’s bird-watching detective has the intelligence and sensitivity of a trash compactor. Even the victim’s 3 grownup childrens could fairly open up to their “Aunt” Addie than within the police, yet that doesn’t look correct -- what are they hiding? definitely not more than the phony inner most investigator who calls for the keys to Herbert’s residence, the automobile mechanic with a gang connection and a grudge, or maybe the rich person who jilted her years in the past and now could be going after her daughter and Herbert’s land.
With assistance from her policeman son George, her flamboyant good friend Bella, and Joe Kearney, a would-be boyfriend have been she to regain her belief in males, Addie plunges into the research. yet enjoying detective isn’t Addie’s cup of tea, specially whilst she and Bella are run off the line, warned off via a paranoid and shocked via the suicide of a suspect. along with her perspectives of pals, buddies and enemies turning the wrong way up, Addie needs to even examine herself in a brand new light.
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Murder in Millbrook by Loren Schechter