By Mary Daheim
“Daheim writes with wit, knowledge, and a major heart."
Cormac McCarthy has not anything on Mary Daheim—whose awesome Bed-and-Breakfast mysteries win fingers down in terms of outrageous zaniness. In All the gorgeous Hearses, Daheim,“the reigning queen of the cozies” (Portland Oregonian), embroils Hillside Manor hostess Judith McMonigle Flynn in a deadly case of assurance fraud and secret meat long past undesirable, within the twenty-sixth installment of the hilarious, New York Times bestselling comfortable secret sequence that continues to be as clean and humorous because the very first.
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If Delemetrios reported to Woody, then it must be the West Precinct, which included her own neighborhood. The station’s headquarters was located between the south end of the hill and downtown. Judith’s watch informed her it was only a few minutes after one o’clock. Guests wouldn’t be arriving until four, the official check-in time at Hillside Manor. Maybe she should go to the station and find out what was happening. As often as Judith had been involved with the police department over the years, both officially and unofficially, she didn’t relish the idea of going alone.
Salad was problematical. If one of the Paines couldn’t eat leafy greens, she’d make something with fruit or serve raw vegetables. She was still mulling when someone bumped her from behind. “Move it, lady,” Renie barked. ” Judith exclaimed, turning around. “I need mushrooms, too. ” “Try poison,” Renie suggested, bringing her cart alongside Judith’s. ” Judith exclaimed in a hushed voice. ” Renie said as they moved on to broccolini. ” “Well . ” Judith paused to reflect on her reaction when, after a twenty-year absence, the love of her life had walked through Hillside Manor’s front door.
I don’t know,” Judith admitted. “It’s where Woody is located since his promotion. ” “Maybe he needs to rehearse,” Renie said, though the lightness in her voice was forced. “You know how much Woody likes opera. ” She slowed to a crawl as the station came into view. “Where do we park? The lot’s full. ” “Drive around the block,” Judith said, rummaging in her purse to find the new cell phone her son, Mike, and his wife, Kristin, had given her for Christmas. ” Renie turned the corner—and found herself facing a detour sign in front of what was obviously a construction project.