Lavender Lies: A China Bayles Mystery
"Good riddance" is the response of every Pecan Springs resident to the murder of Edgar Coleman, a local real estate shark found shot to death in his garage. With the small-town gossip mill running full tilt, it doesn't take long for China to learn that Coleman was having numerous affairs and was blackmailing City Council members for their votes on a bad land development deal.
With her fiance, interim police chief Mike McQuaid, immersed in the murder investigation - and the suspect list growing longer by the minute - China can forget about a honeymoon, unless she can find the killer. As China investigates, she starts digging up dirt on people she knows - and unearthing secrets best left six feet under...
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Review: Lavender Lies (China Bayles #8)User Review - Bernie - Goodreads
I am never disappointed by a book from Susan Wittig Albert. This is one I found in my local library, one I hadn't read before. Needless to say, the goings-on between China and McQuaid and her friends. In addition, look for a beguiling sub-plot. Susan, you just keep on getting BETTER and BETTER. Read full review
Review: Lavender Lies (China Bayles #8)User Review - Ellen Moore - Goodreads
I liked this book in the China Bayles series. In addition to investigating a local murder to help her soon to be husband wrap up his work before their imminent wedding and honeymoon, China was very ... Read full review