By Shirley Damsgaard
Ophelia Jensen's sturdy witch granny Abigail revels in her paranormal powers. yet Ophelia by no means requested for her bothersome psychic talents -- specially for the reason that they proved valueless while the thirty-something librarian's ally Brian used to be murdered by means of a still-unknown assailant.
Now, 5 years later, one other pal is long gone, killed in nearly exact style. Even expensive outdated Abby isn't secure, distracted as she is by means of her struggle to avoid a major, mega-polluting pig-farming operation from invading their small Iowa city. And Ophelia can't expect her snarling, scoffing nemesis, police detective Henry Comacho, to get the task performed, so she'll need to take issues into her personal fingers. simply because a typical thread to the crimes -- and a potential subsequent sufferer -- is all of sudden changing into troublingly obvious . . . and it's Ophelia Jensen herself!
Read Online or Download Charmed to Death (Ophelia & Abby Mysteries, Book 2) PDF
Similar mystery books
From seat No. nine, Hercule Poirot used to be preferably put to monitor his fellow air passengers. Over to his correct sat a gorgeous younger lady, in actual fact infatuated with the guy contrary; forward, in seat No. thirteen, sat a countess with a poorly hid cocaine behavior; around the gangway in seat No. eight, a detective author was once being bothered by way of an competitive wasp.
The Brass Monkey!
Symbol of what evil used to be this leering, glittering little gibbon? What connection had it with the homicide of Herb Baldwin? Why did it strike worry into grotesque previous Hattie Contona? Why was once it hunted by way of the sadistic Lieut. Mosani?
How did it determine into the violent dying of lovely and luscious little Ona Kalani? How did it suggest either existence and loss of life to the incomparable, the thoroughly seductive Lanai Okazi, golden goddess of the flesh?
Jim Patterson, a personal eye at battle with the area, came across the brass monkey—and used his lifestyles as bait to seize its mystery! yet this used to be now not the top, for past lay a mystery inside of a secret—one extra vicious, extra vindictive than homicide itself!
While Beth LaMonte rents a cottage at the coast of Maine, she needs simply to withdraw and paint. A mysterious ball of sunshine disturbs her peace and leads her to a mystery seashore the place she unearths the diary of a woman who disappeared in 1975. Now Beth is on a challenge, not just to bury her personal earlier, yet to place to relaxation the spirit of Firefly seashore.
The Grub and Stakers Gardening and Roving membership act out the Robert provider poem approximately risky Dan McGrew to win a prize, yet homicide intervenes. Dittany Henbit Monk and her workforce of sleuths are at the case.
- Grounds to Kill
- The Case of the Caretaker's Cat
- Sugar Cookie Murder (Hannah Swensen Mystery, Book 6)
- Driven (A Jenny Watkins Mystery, Book 1)
Additional resources for Charmed to Death (Ophelia & Abby Mysteries, Book 2)
My print is pretty special,” agreed Janie. She had always liked Van. When you were steadily dating a boy, as she was Reeve, and this was known to everybody, it freed you up to be friends with boys. You could skip the worry factor, the impress-him factor. ” There was a round of applause and whistles. Sarah-Charlotte repainted Janie’s lips a revolting magenta, so much lipstick that it felt like pancake batter. Janie held Van’s head between her hands to steady it and aimed carefully for the wide part of his jaw.
Reeve just plain wasn’t here. He lived in a dorm she had never seen, had friends with whom she had never spoken, had a new wardrobe she had never seen him wear. When Janie and Reeve got together, they didn’t talk about it because it was old stuff for them. Been there, done it, seen it. With Reeve, Janie was no paper doll. Best of all, she was not Jennie Spring, explosive device. She drew a necklace of hearts around the wedding invitation that said Jane Elizabeth Johnson. There was nothing she had not shared with Reeve.
I’ve never met any assassins, let alone assassins with vision. ” The phone lit up at WSCK. Vinnie answered. Vinnie was a neoconservative who hated all ethnic groups, all causes and all man-and womankind. He made a perfect station manager, since he never worried about hurting anybody’s feelings. Vinnie took four phone calls. He looked happy, which was not like Vinnie. Visionary Assassins shrieked on, their lyrics grim and their chords threatening. The phone lit up again and again. Vinnie said, “Reeve.