Shakespeare's Christmas (Lily Bard Mystery #3)
Lily Bard has started over in the quiet town of Shakespeare, Arkansas, where she works as a cleaning lady. But she's about to go back to where she came from, and where Lily goes, danger follows ...Determined to move beyond her violent past, Lily heads to Bartley, her hometown, for her sister's... show more
Lily Bard has started over in the quiet town of Shakespeare, Arkansas, where she works as a cleaning lady. But she's about to go back to where she came from, and where Lily goes, danger follows ...Determined to move beyond her violent past, Lily heads to Bartley, her hometown, for her sister's Christmas Eve wedding. But there's something in the air besides festive cheer: the town's doctor and nurses have been bludgeoned to death, and Lily's detective boyfriend has followed an eight-year-old kidnapping case straight to Bartley. It just might have something to do with the murders ...and with her sister's fiance. With only three days to the wedding, Lily must work fast to clean up the messy case before her sister promises to love, honour and obey a killer.
Publish date: November 1st 2011
Pages no: 216
Edition language: English
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, Womens Fiction
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, Cozy Mystery
Even in a sleepy Arkansas town, the holidays can be murder.Lily Bard is going home for the holidays. More comfortable in baggy sweats than bridesmaid's frills, Lily isn't thrilled about attending her estranged sister's wedding. She has moved to Shakespeare, Arkansas, to start a new life, cleaning ho...
BLUF: Don’t start the series with this book.In hindsight…This is the first Shakespeare book I read in the series due to it fitting a reading challenge I was participating in. I wouldn’t advise reading this out of series.Essentially, our heroine, Lily Bard, revisits her hometown in order to particip...
Once more Ms Harris gives us an interesting mystery. Lily has to leave Shakespeare for her sister's wedding. going back to her hometown is not something Lily is looking forward to. Everyone there knows about THAT day and she doesn't want to face the pity but this is her sister's wedding. When s...
Don't be misled by the title, "Shakespeare's Christmas" is is not a "Christmas Special" where we get to see the people of the small town of Shakespeare acting as if they were in a remake of "It's A Wonderful Life". It is the darkest, and I think the best, book in the series so far. It's set before, ...
I'm dropping this series because of two reasons: first the lack of mystery/suspense, second Lily Bard. - There's way too much descriptions and telling what Lily is going to do from Monday to Sunday. It's always the same routine anyway. Than she will eventually find a dead body, speculate while worki...