Answering tricky reference questions is excitement enough for library
director Lindsey Norris. Until a murder is committed in her cozy
hometown of Briar Creek, Connecticut, and the question of who did it
must be answered before someone else is checked out--for good.
No one knows better than resort manager Pen Hofstra that the idea of a
tropical paradise is an illusion. So when a young woman named Hannah
Sheridan disappears off the island of St. John, she is not surprised
that all is not what it seems to be. Pointing out Hannah's resemblance
to the Amina Slave Princess from the 1733 slave revolt on St.
John--whose ghost is rumored to haunt the island--the local community
quickly latches on to the belief that her spirit is behind the sinking
and the disappearance...
Glory Martine has inherited her uncle's Florida souvenir shop, one
stuffed with collectibles, mementos of times gone by--and ghosts--who,
like her customers, refuse to let go of the past. But things take an
even more unexpected turn when a local football hero dies far too
suddenly and suspiciously. Now, Glory has to uncover the truth before
someone makes her history...
When the entire collection of the Fireman's Museum ironically goes up in
flames, Nell Pratt discovers one of the charred pictures isn't the one
that was originally exhibited. But getting to the bottom of the mystery
is bound to get Nell burned...