DYING FOR MERCY
Put on your thinking cap as you try to decipher the clues in this intelligent, well-thought-out mystery. Clark's victim cleverly provides hints in the form of puzzles prior to his death. You'll enjoy playing sleuth with the interesting characters.
Eliza Blake, a popular early-morning news co-host, has been invited by good friends Valentina and Innis Wheelock to attend a lavish party at their historic estate in Tuxedo Park, N.Y. At the end of the evening, Innis commits a well-planned suicide, leaving behind clues as to his past sins.
Eliza and her friends at KEY News try to unravel Innis' strange puzzles, but someone doesn't want the truth to come out. When there's a sudden rash of murders in Tuxedo Park, will Eliza and her crew be the next victims? (MORROW, Aug., 384 pp., $24.99)