By Beth Groundwater
A dying at her brother's sturdy ropes Claire right into a basket of trouble
When present basket clothier Claire Hanover saddles up for the outlet occasion at her brother Charley's new using solid, the very last thing she expects is for Kyle Mendoza, one of many solid arms, to be came across lifeless. each person assumes a horse trampled him, until eventually it's came across that somebody murdered Kyle sooner than dragging him right into a stall.
Charley's issues aggravate whilst a rival reliable proprietor steals his consumers and Kyle's relatives comes to a decision to sue him for negligence. Claire is decided to corral the killer and shop her brother's enterprise. even if, fixing the secret may be tougher than discovering a needle in a haystack . . . and perhaps even lethal.
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You take a look around. " She looked the other way, trying to see a path through the scene of destruction.
Veronica was hard at work clearing the spare desk across the other side of the room, unpacking her small box of belongings and filing the many sheaves of abandoned notes she continued to find in drawers and random piles all around the office. She had placed her jacket over the back of her chair, rolled up the sleeves of her blouse and attacked the mess like it was some sort of villain in need of appeasing. Newbury was suitably impressed by her fastidiousness. It was into this scene that a distraught Miss Coulthard came running, late, her hastily tied bun coming loose so that strands of her hair flapped around her face as she came to rest in the doorway, breathless.
Newbury kept a hand on Veronica's arm as they pushed their way through the press of locals, who had turned out in droves to see the spectacle of the downed ship. Newbury supposed he couldn't blame them; for many it was a frightening near miss, with such a devastating explosion occurring so close to their homes. The vessel could have easily come down upon a row of terraced houses instead of the relative safety of the park. For others it was surely a unique opportunity to witness something that they would usually only read about in newspapers, a sensational spectacle to tell their grandchildren of in years to come.
A Basket of Trouble (Claire Hanover Mystery, Book 3) by Beth Groundwater