By Sarah Graves

In this new domestic fix Is murder secret, a killer with a screw free units his points of interest on Jacobia “Jake” Tiptree, whose most modern maintenance undertaking turns into a dire subject of lifestyles and deck.
 
using to a cottage within the Maine woods together with her ally, Ellie White, Jacobia “Jake” Tiptree has a hard week prior to her. She wager her husband that she may well end development the cottage porch in just a number of days—a lofty target for even the craftiest domestic renovator. yet as Jake and Ellie got to work, they quickly discover that they’re no longer on my own. Dewey Hooper, a lately escaped convict, is staring at them. Jake’s testimony obtained him despatched away for homicide years in the past and the following, within the distant desolate tract, he can particular his revenge. tricky as nails and never afraid to guard themselves, Jake and Ellie are made up our minds to maintain their wits approximately them—to hinder the old fashioned little cottage from changing into the final loss of life trap.
 
Praise for Sarah Graves and the house fix Is Homicide series
 
“Readers won’t have the capacity to positioned this page-turner down—but it is going to definitely cause them to think carefully approximately traveling at that Maine lakeside cottage.”—Leslie Meier, writer of the Lucy Stone mysteries
 
“Just listening to her checklist the methods you could kill your self solving up an outdated condominium . . . is a hoot.”—The manhattan instances booklet Review
 
“Graves makes rehabbing shutters and different chores suspenseful.”—The Boston Globe
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Jane’s understanding of mutual aid was that if an outside jurisdiction had information on a case or could help through means of better equipment or manpower, they could be brought in to work with the acting police department in charge of the case. Midas had plenty of money, thanks to the scores of wealthy people who flocked to the mountain town and paid hefty taxes on their multimillion-dollar homes. ” “Me,” Weyler declared. “And you,” he quickly added. ” Weyler’s evasive tone was unusual. Jane was quickly piqued.

It matters that she had cancer and died of it. ” “She never lived…” Jane’s voice softened as she turned toward the office window. The rain was quickly turning to snow as it pelted the glass. ” The doctor flipped through Jane’s file. ” Jane turned back to face the doctor. “Is that supposed to be significant? ” The doctor closed the file and leaned forward. ” “What are you saying? That I’m doomed to repeat my mother’s history? I don’t buy that, doc. I’m nothing like her. She was compliant…she was fragile…she had no gumption, no fight.

Fuck! Another Hallmark card contribution. Jane promised herself if the doc’s next statement was, “You have to name it and claim it,” she was going to dive across the desk and strangle her. “Youare a smoker, Jane,” the doctor gently put forth. ” Great. Somebody made a list. Somebody always makes a goddamn list, Jane deduced. We’ve become a nation where we respond to lists and studies. Out of studies you get lists and out of lists you get people who chat about the lists as if the list was absolute.

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