Can a young, female protagonist solve a murder mystery in her small town and clear her mother's close friend, who is a key suspect? Or will it all explode in her face and cause deeper problems with her family?
A murder mystery by S.F. Bose featuring Liz Bean, woman sleuth and aspiring private investigator..
Murder in Mystic Grove
Liz Bean has a new job as a private investigator intern for Sam Nolan Investigations in her hometown of Mystic Grove. When a longtime Mystic Grove resident is murdered, fear cuts through the village. Liz is shocked when she learns that her divorced mother's boyfriend, Ben, is a key suspect in the murder. When her mother calls to hire Liz and Sam to clear Ben's name, Liz hesitates. Her demanding mother has never asked for her help before.
After a debate, Liz and Sam take the case. They chase down leads, following the evidence as it twists and turns through Mystic Grove and beyond. With all of the lies and deception they find, Liz realizes that Mystic Grove isn't the innocent village she remembered. Was the murder a simple robbery or an act of revenge? Or was the killing connected to darker activities like illegal gambling and organized crime? More threatening events convince Liz that the killer is still in Mystic Grove and might be gunning for her. Can she find the killer before he strikes again?
This action-packed mystery featuring a young woman sleuth and her private investigator partner, Sam Nolan, will keep you guessing all the way to the surprising ending.
The Reviews are In!
"I absolutely loved Murder in Mystic Grove! It was a page turner - a book that I could not put down. I pride myself in being able to figure out the mystery long before the book is finished, and every time I thought I knew the killer, I was wrong! What fun. Great book. I loved the characters and the plot. I hope S.F. Bose has another mystery book up her sleeve."
"This was really an excellent mystery. Lots of twists and turns. I liked and identified with the heroine. The other characters were believable and interesting. I would recommend this to any mystery lover."
"A very well written story that holds the reader's attention. The characters are well developed and endearing. We want to know what is going on in their lives. There are many twists and turns to the plot which keeps you turning the page. Once finished you want to read the next book."
"Love Liz and her family’s abilities. Looking forward to learn more about the family in future books. Am looking for new books with Sam, Raven and Liz. Every time I thought I knew the killer I was wrong."
"Loved the story line. Hope there will be more of Sam and Liz. Would love to see Raven as a love interest. Could not put down. Nice plot twists, kept you guessing"
"A well written and interesting story with strong characters. Mild overtones of the paranormal adds a slightly different slant. Worth reading"
If you enjoyed Murder in Mystic Grove, don't miss the prequel, Missing in Mystic Grove. Missing in Mystic Grove reveals how Liz and Sam first met and follows them as they try to solve two mysteries at the Bean Family Bed and Breakfast.
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