Book #2 in the Jenny McNair Cozy Mysteries. Jenny McNair Campbell, reluctant assistant to her private detective father, moves into the craftsman cottage she has inherited from her beloved bohemian artist great aunt, Winnie. The day she arrives in her new home, located on beautiful Anamcara Island in the Pacific Northwest, she digs up a skeleton in her rose garden. She also discovers that her aunt had enemies. Jenny attributes her unawareness of this to her aunt?s ability to see the best in everyone and to her philosophy that what others think of you is none of your business. Unfortunately Jenny is not as steadfast in her ability to follow that mantra, especially when she is confronted with the unwelcoming committee on the island. She soon realizes that some of the current islanders are carrying on a fifty-year-old grudge which now, with Winnie gone, is directed towards her.When the captain sounded the horn to signal our arrival on Gael Island, I walked down the two flights of stairs to my trusty Volvo. I waited with the anticipation of a child for the boat to pull up to the dock, for the ramp to come down, the rope to be anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Untreed Reads - 2012|