Look Both Ways
In Salem, Massachusetts, there are secrets everywhere—even in the furniture… When Lee Barrett spots the same style oak bureau she once had as a child on the WICH-TV show Shopping Salem, she rushes to the antiques shop and buys the piece. Just like the beloved bureau she lost in a fire, this one... show more
In Salem, Massachusetts, there are secrets everywhere—even in the furniture…
When Lee Barrett spots the same style oak bureau she once had as a child on the WICH-TV show Shopping Salem, she rushes to the antiques shop and buys the piece. Just like the beloved bureau she lost in a fire, this one has secret compartments. It also comes with an intriguing history--it was purchased in an estate sale from a home where a famous local murder took place.
The day after the bureau is delivered, Lee returns to the antiques shop and finds the owner dead. The police suspect the shop owner’s unscrupulous business partner, but Lee wonders if the murder is connected to her new furniture. At least part of the answer may be revealed through a mirror in the bureau, tarnished and blackened, allowing Lee to tap into her psychic visions. Using this bureau of investigation, Lee may be able to furnish her policeman beau with the evidence needed to catch the killer—before the next one to be shut up is her…
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: 2015-10-27
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
Series: Witch City Mystery (#3)
I stumbled across the book and just liked the title, "Look Both Ways." The reason I know that there are books before it is because Maralee (the main character) keeps mentioning things that happened before. Maralee is a scryer and she is keeping this information from her boyfriend, Peter, a police...
This one is getting 4 stars in spite of a transparent (to me - I figured it out before page 140) murder plot and some small editing errors (if you're talking to someone on the phone, you can't actually see them rubbing their forehead) because the writing is just plain good. Lee is a great MC: she'...
Another wonderful book from Kensington Books to read in exchange for an honest review. And I can honestly say I enjoyed this book a great deal. I have not read the other books in the series and you can bet I'll be picking them up right away. It was easy to fall into the story, with a great settin...