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Murder is for the Birds

4.4 of 5 stars 4.40  ·  rating details  ·  5 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Stir birding, murder and books together as the plot thickens and the tension boils. Hap Lynch and his trusty sidekick, Luke, help Port Isabel Detective Rachel Vasquez solve a murder. The investigation leads Hap, Luke and Rachel through the birding and nature sites of the Rio Grande Valley.
ebook, 168 pages
Published June 8th 2011 by River Road Press MO (first published May 31st 2011)
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Kitty Sutton
Pat McGrath-Avery has written a wonderful murder mystery which happens among the somewhat eccentric devotees of 'Bird Watching' in Murder is for the Birds. By the time you are done with this book, you will not only have read a very satisfying who-done-it, but you will also have learned a lot about 'Birding'. The detective in this story is Hap, a retired policeman from Kansas City (actually my home town) and he is assisted by one of the best partners a cop can have. Luke, Hap's dog, who makes it ...more
Pat McGrath Avery’s Murder is for the Birds certainly has an intriguing start; the murderer muses over killing the victim with a walking stick? It’s definitely different.

Hap Lynch was a cop before he retired. Now he and his wife volunteer in a bird sanctuary in Texas. When someone’s found dead, Hap volunteers to help the local police. It helps that his neighbor is assigned to the case. And, since no-one here’s used to murder, it helps that Hap knows exactly what to do. He’s pleasingly supportive
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