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A Simple Country Killing

(Helen Lightholder #5)

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Death, and Helen Lightholder, return to Brookminster with the murder of the village vicar. As Helen investigates the ghastly crime, she soon finds herself a suspect of the local police. To clear her name and protect her friends, Helen must discover the truth and outwit a devious killer.

But Helen’s personal life is not without its own mysteries and one of them continues
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Published October 31st 2019
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Sharon
Nov 08, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Helen is back home. While in London she received a lot of information about Roger from his friend. The morning after getting home she decides to go to the Inn and get something to eat and then buy groceries. She is walking past the graveyard when she hears somebody calling for help. She thinks she should get the police but maybe somebody just twisted an ankle. She finds the vicar. Mr. James is bleeding a lot. She calls out and asks people on the street to call the police. By the time they arrive ...more
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Dec 01, 2019 rated it did not like it
Okay, book 5, this is getting ridiculous. They started out nicely with nice characters and an intersting, but obvious mystery. At book 5 with at least one more, all right already. This was a DNF. I already bought book 6, ever hopeful. I’m done after that.
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Nov 07, 2019 rated it really liked it
Returning to figure out why the vicar was murdered and she becomes the suspect.Seems like Helen and trouble seem to follow. Good series, full of mayhem for Helen. and character of Helen is good.
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Blythe Baker is a thirty-something bottle redhead from the South Central part of the country. When she’s not slinging words and creating new worlds and characters, she’s acting as chauffeur to her children and head groomer to her household of beloved pets.

Blythe enjoys long walks with her dog on sweaty days, grubbing in her flower garden, cooking, and ruthlessly de-cluttering her overcrowded
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