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DAMSELS IN DISTRESS
Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Thriller, Mystery, Amateur Sleuth, Suspense
Hess' latest is a wonderfully written cozy filled with well-developed characters and nonstop suspense. The Renaissance fair of Farberville, Ark., comes brilliantly to life when murders occur and the suspects are more than plentiful.
When a Renaissance fair comes to town, Arkansas bookstore owner Claire is amused. But when Edward, one of the actors, insists that he has come to Farberville to find his dad, Claire believes that her deceased husband, Carlton, may have fathered him before their marriage.
The mystery heats up when Angie, another fair participant, dies in a house fire. As Claire investigates the mystery surrounding her death, she
(St. Martin's Minotaur, Apr., 304 pp., $24.95)
Reviewed By: Sheri Melnick
Publisher: St. Martin's Minotaur
Published: April 2007