Death Walked In
Max Darling hasn't been interested in crime since his brush with a seductive young woman put him in danger of losing his freedom. He even refuses to talk to a woman who calls for help and says she is afraid. The caller leaves word she's hidden something in the antebellum house Max and his wife, Annie, are restoring. When Annie finds out, she hurries to the woman's home, o...more
One thing that kept bothering me is why the police didn't take over the search for the coins since they are evidence for a murder.
"Evidence links the dead woman to ...more
Until this moment I had a passage bookmarked in which our hero says that people read mysteries because they want to see good prevail. That is certainly one factor! Another is the puzzle that is usually being slowly solved.
I was sure I had guessed the hiding place of the gold coins. Wrong! And I did sort of guess the perpetrator, though not entirely.
Whatever, fun to read and recommended.
Max and Annie find out that there are some coins worth millions in the house that they are remodeling and the person who gave them in the hint is dead? Who killed the person? Are the coins still in the house or did the killer take them already?
It wasn't super boring, but not quite as exciting as the last one.
An accomplished master of mystery with 46 published books, Carolyn Hart is the creator of the highly acclaimed Henrie O,Death on Demand, and Bailey Ruth Raeburn series. Her books have won multiple Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity Awards. Letter from Home (2003), her standalone mystery set in Oklahoma, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. Her latest book is Dead by Midnig ...more