By Elise Hyatt
Out damned spot!
As her marriage ceremony to detective Cas Wolfe methods, Candyce "Dyce" Dare, sole proprietor (and worker) of the furnishings refinishing enterprise bold unearths desperately must locate whatever to do to prevent sitting down and making plans the development along with her mom and her ally (particularly because she suspects their plans contain having her cat gown in a tuxedo). engaged on a desk she lately received at a backyard sale suits the invoice.
Until her sanding efforts discover a demanding stain--one that appears love it could be blood. Dyce is aware that, with a fiance who's a policeman, mom and dad who personal a secret bookshop, and a up to date heritage of inadvertent involvement in homicide situations, she will be able to be vulnerable to seeing issues that aren't there. yet then she discovers that the table's earlier proprietor has long gone missing--and once again, she is drawn right into a solve-it-yourself secret undertaking. And whilst Dyce begins a undertaking, she simply has to determine it through...
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Somerset College must not discriminate against any subset of students. Max’s concern for students was exceeded only by his concern for the college’s reputation. And his own. Maggie nodded at Max, who had left his chair, refilled his cognac snifter at the bar, and was now heading toward a group of students by the fireplace. Max had long since given up the possibility of a berth at a more prestigious university. Instead, he’d tried to elevate the stature of presidency of the community college, so he now saw little difference between himself and his counterpart at Princeton University, a few miles south.
If all parties could be cleaned up so quickly, Maggie thought, she might be tempted to entertain more often herself. The hospital was a ten-minute drive away. Maggie passed fields where show horses grazed during the day. Then the fields and barns gradually changed to small lots filled with split-level homes and modern colonials where grinning jack-o’-lanterns still glowed on porches beneath trees festooned with toilet paper. Two nights ago these suburban streets would have been filled with children dressed as ghosts and witches and Superman and Harry Potter.
We’re admitting her to our intensive care unit and will monitor her condition constantly. Without knowing what she might have ingested, it’s hard to predict the future. Right now she’s a seriously ill young woman. ” Maggie shook her head. “Just a four-year-old daughter. ” “We can rule out some things, like alcohol, but it’s too early to tell. We’ve sent the contents of her stomach to our lab for analysis. Could either of you tell me where Ms. Anderson has been or what she has eaten? Does she have any food allergies?
A Fatal Stain (A Daring Finds Mystery, Book 3) by Elise Hyatt