From the Back Cover
---ThonieHevron, award winning author of By Force or Fear, Intent to Hold, andWith Malice Aforethought
"Neither the deep freeze of winter in Saint Paul, Minnesota, nor thebarrage of bullets deter the brave detective duo of Pete Culnane andMartin Tierney from bringing their case to a satisfying close. Mistletoe and Murder, a well-written police procedural, begins on New Year's Evewith the murder of publisher Collette Hammond, owner of Read Ink Press.In this, the fourth Pete Culnane mystery, Author S.L. Smith crafted astory that is wonderfully interwoven with events and important people in Pete's and Martin's lives, which makes the pages turn even faster. Mistletoe and Murder is a good read."
---VJ Schultz, author of mysteries, romance, and fantasy
"Like its title, Mistletoe and Murder is a story thatcombines elements which might, at first, seem at odds. But S.L. Smithdelivers a tale that interweaves both the bright promise of this iconicseason and the dark reality of what it can deliver, especially wherepolice work is involved. Smith understands the territory and mines itto good effect. For those who know the Twin Cities, there's extradelight in tracking the action across familiar terrain. Don't waituntil Christmas to open this one."
---William Kent Krueger, New York Times bestselling author