BOOK REVIEW: SUGARPLUMS AND SCANDAL
This book consists of six short stores by mystery writers Lori Avocato, Dana Cameron, Mary Daheim, Cait London, Suzanne MacPherson and Kerrelyn Sparks. The stories all have a Christmas theme and the book is here just in time for the holidays.
All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth - involves medical insurance fraud investigator Pauline Sokol who investigates a dentist who she believes is committing medical fraud and wants to help an elderly man get his teeth back.
The Lords of Misurle - a family's Christmas is ruined due to a jewel thief, a murdered footman and a tall, silent stranger. What do all of these have in common?
The Ghost of the Christmas Passed - Innkeeper Judith McMonigle Flynn has her family over for the holidays but there is one problem. Her mother insists she keeps seeing a ghost from her past.
Partners in Crime - Someone is breaking into Cecilia Lattimer's home. A mysterious stranger comes into her life. Is he there to protect her or is he stalking her?
Holly Go Lightly - Holly is a ghost who won't disappear until her fiancée does something she wants him to do and completes the task.
A Very Vampy Christmas - A new vampire discovers his own Christmas miracle.
This is a great book to read during the holiday season. Each story showcases the storytelling talents of the authors. Give yourself a treat for the holidays. Everything is included to make each story a special read - humor, suspense and great characters. When you need a break from all of the holiday stress, sit down, relax and read this book. Be sure to add this one to your reading list.
REVIEWED BY NANCY EATON
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