|Streak of Lightning Quilt Block|
"Clare O’Donohue’s Someday Quilts Mysteries fans love to know what’s happening in the lives of quilter turned amateur sleuth Nell Fitzgerald and other residents of the small town of Archer’s Rest, New York.
"Now, STREAK OF LIGHTNING ($2.99 /August 2013), is being released as A Penguin Special (e-book only) on sale July 30th. STREAK is a great stand-alone mystery read that will also tide over series readers until the next Someday Quilts novel, THE DOUBLE WEDDING RING, this October."
“Back in Archer’s Rest, Nell Fitzgerald and boyfriend police chief Jesse DeWalt are heading out of town for a romantic New Year’s Eve weekend in“As Nell and Jesse arrive in Grand Central station, their getaway is suddenly curtailed by a call with disturbing news. Joe was found dead in his cell at the police station, leaving Greg as the only viable suspect. As the state police step in to investigate this possible homicide, Nell and Jesse work below the radar to learn more about Joe and find the killer. Did a long standing grudge between Greg’s father and Joe make this the perfect opportunity for payback? Why did Violet and Joe argue, and did she secretly get even for damage to her shop? Or, did someone else want to settle their own score with the unpopular Joe?”
. Hoping for a clean break
from work, Jesse leaves his police partner Greg in charge of the precinct.
The first order of business is dealing with Joe Proctor, an abrasive bully who
everyone in town seems to hate. Joe’s latest altercation—this time with local florist
Violet—ends with a chair flying through her flower shop window and him in
Where is your favorite place to read? Do you read in bed, or do you have a favorite reading chair? Inquiring minds want to know! By commenting, you are entering your name in a giveaway for Clare O'Donohue's book, The Devil's Puzzle, part of her Someday Quilts Mystery Series. Plume Books has generously offered copies of Clare's book for TWO lucky winners this month.
As a heads up, the Quilters' Book Club selection for August is Between Heaven and Texas by Marie Bostwick. Get the book so you can begin reading, discussing, and quilting with us next month!
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