Scones and Scoundrels: The Highland Bookshop Mystery Series: Book 2 (Paperback)Molly MacRae (author)
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Daphne did her Inversgail homework and knows that Janet and her partners solved a previous murder. She tries to persuade them to join her in uncovering the killer and the truth. To prove she's capable, she starts poking and prying. But investigating crimes can be murder, and Daphne ends up dead, poisoned by scones from the tearoom at Yon Bonnie Books. Now, to save the reputation of their business-not to mention the reputation of their scones-Janet and her partners must solve both murders. And Daphne's dog might be able to help them, if only they can get it to stop howling. . .
Publisher: Pegasus Books
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 277 g
Dimensions: 211 x 140 x 23 mm
"Enough motives and suspects to provide plenty of twists and turns." -- Kirkus Reviews
"With its cast of appealing amateur sleuths and quirky town residents, this leisurely paced mystery will attract cozy fans of Paige Shelton's 'Scottish Bookshop' mysteries, as well as lovers of biblio mysteries by Carolyn Hart or Vicki Delany." -- Library Journal
"MacRae is a skilled writer. She has great characters. A thoroughly enjoyable read." -- Reviewing the Evidence
"Details of small-town life on the western coast of Scotland enliven this smooth-flowing cozy, populated by a cast of engaging characters." -- Booklist
"MacRae is a sterling storyteller. The girls who own Yon Bonnie Bookshop are an interesting bunch of dedicated women, working hard together to make their business enterprises a success in this charming locale. I look forward to the next in the Highland Bookshop Mystery series. Great job, Ms. MacRae. Tapadh leat!" -- Flash Fiction
"A new cozy mystery series in which the drama is tempered with humor. " -- Marilyn Stasio - The New York Times (Praise for PLAID AND PLAGIARISM)
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