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Perdition House (Bay Tanner #3)

3.89 of 5 stars 3.89  ·  rating details  ·  165 ratings  ·  12 reviews
When a fifth cousin twice removed calls Bay Tanner - a young, recently widowed, financial consultant - from the Beaufort County Jail, it's no accident. Mercer Mary Prescott spent a lot of time and trouble locating Bay on the family tree, and she needs more than bail out of the relationship. What she's really after is a secret she's not willing to reveal-yet. But when Bay g ...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published May 16th 2004 by St. Martin's Paperbacks (first published May 30th 2003)
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This is the 3rd book in the Bay Tanner series that I've read, the others come later in the series, so this was a nice chance for me to see her earlier sorta speak.
First all, I like how Mrs. Wall write her stories, except when she uses a word that makes me need a dictionary or thesaurus to understand, and not bragging here, but that is rare for me, so I would have to say she uses words that are not common everyday words. That being said, it really doesn't detract from the book, just a small bum
Sometimes it is not a good idea to answer the phone :-o

Now that Bay has a new twice removed cousin added to her family tree, and one that came with a heavy price paid! It will be interesting to see how she is used in future books in the series.

I enjoyed the twists, the multiple relationships and story lines that kept me interested and alert :-)

An enjoyable series.
Being from SC I love reading a story that is set in my part of the world.

Not sure how I feel about the new cousin and wonder if she will show up in future storylines. I'm hoping for a little more heat between Red and Bay & Darnay and Bay. She needs a little more excitement in her life from the men that are there and not the crazies that appear.
C Hite
New mystery writer I found and really enjoyed this first book for me but her 3rd of the Bay Tanner series. Nook books not available in 1 or 2.
Just an easy read mystery, the writing is pretty good, and story interesting, nothing profound or special, but well written.
Sep 23, 2012 Jan rated it 4 of 5 stars
Shelves: 2012
I have liked every one of the books I have read in this series, even though I have not read them in order
I enjoyed this. It was a great non-murder mystery. And it really made me want to live in South Carolina :)
Kaydee Stasik
I learned a little about Hilton Head Island where a friend lives.
Feb 19, 2012 Beth added it
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read because the book takes place in and around Beaufort, SC
Good, but not as good as Sanctuary Hill! :)
Mliken L
Boring. Skimmed the last half.
It's a good mystery series.
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Kathy wrote her first story at the age of six, then decided to take a few decades off. She grew up in a small town in northeastern Ohio and attended college in both Ohio and Pennsylvania. For twenty-five years she practiced her profession as an accountant in both public and private practice. In 1994 she and her husband Norman retired to Hilton Head, South Carolina.

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