In the third Belle Palmer mystery, Belle takes her friend and employee on a snowshoe trek. Miriam MacDonald brings her spoiled mini-poodle, a gift from investment broker boyfriend, who promises huge returns on her life savings. Later that week, Miriam discovers Elphinstone bludgeoned to death in his condo. Although Miriamas fingerprints alone are found on the Inuit sculpture murder weapon, the collapse of Elphinstoneas empire has ruined hundreds of people and made him many dangerous enemies. Miriam is eventually charged with second-degree murder and then, as Belle struggles to pull the pieces of a very complicated puzzle together, Miriam rushes off to North Bay to be with her ailing daughter, and Belle inherits the obnoxious poodle.. Meanwhile, a stalker now has Belle watching her back in the Northern Ontario bush she calls home. Will she find the killer before a bullet finds her?They led to a far corner near a knobby caragana bush, where a monster 800 CC Yamaha snowmobile was parked. Broken down? Some nerve to be tooling ... Could they have returned due to health problems? Where was their car? Suddenlyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Bush Poodles Are Murder|
|Publisher||:||Dundurn - 2003-10-01|