Murder, She Barked
FIRST IN A NEW SERIES The Sugar Maple Inn in Wagtail, Virginia, is the country's premiere vacation hot spot for pet owners who can’t bear to leave their furry friends behind. But this tourist town smells trouble when a killer goes on the prowl.... Holly Miller's life has gone to the... show more
FIRST IN A NEW SERIES The Sugar Maple Inn in Wagtail, Virginia, is the country's premiere vacation hot spot for pet owners who can’t bear to leave their furry friends behind. But this tourist town smells trouble when a killer goes on the prowl.... Holly Miller's life has gone to the dogs. She has no job, her boyfriend's former flame is sniffing around, and a scruffy but loveable Jack Russell Terrier is scattering crumbs all over her borrowed car. Just when she thought things couldn't get worse, a troubling phone call about her grandmother sends her rushing home to the family inn on Wagtail Mountain. The staffand a frisky Calico kitten named Twinkletoesadopts Holly and her new dog on arrival. But someone in this friendly town is bad to the bone. One of the employees at the inn has been killed in a hit-and-run accidentwhich is looking anything but accidental. Now Holly and her furry companions will have to nose out the murderer before someone else gets muzzled. Delicious recipes for owners and pets included!
Publish date: December 3rd 2013
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
Series: Paws and Claws Mystery
Just....ok. Cute premise, and let's face it, the idea of a pet paradise town is too adorable to resist. It got really interesting for awhile, then devolved into a chapter-skipping-eye-rolling mess. By the time I got to the end, I just. did. not. care. It wasn't completely terrible, but, like a t...
Kirsta Davis is a solid cozy mystery writer and this is the first in a new series. Animal themed cozies seem to be all the rage at the moment, with new ones coming from left, right and centre. Luckily, I love animals and as long as they don't talk, they aren't abused and they don't die, I'm willin...
I'll start off by saying Ms. Davis is one of my favorite cozy authors, so I was predisposed to liking this one! So happy she didn't disappoint! Loved the setting, the characters, the food descriptions and especially the animals. I had a good idea who the killer was, but was surprised a bit at the...
Holly Miller’s life has gone to the dogs. She has no job and her boyfriend’s old girlfriend wants him back and since she is his boss’s daughter she is always around. Then she gets a phone call to return home to Wagtail from her grandmother’s friend saying her grandmother needs her. She wastes no ti...