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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DrLed - LibraryThing
Synopsis: Will China and McQuaid ever get married? Not if people keep getting killed in Pecan Springs. Once again, China and Ruby unearth clues that help the police track down a murderer; they also ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - botkin05 - LibraryThing
I have read all of the books in this series up through this one (book #8) and will continue to do so. I have really enjoyed all of them ( except one which I can't talk about because that would be a ... Read full review