The latest in Alexander's Hideaway series is filled with mystery and intrigue. Readers familiar with the series will appreciate how the author keeps the characters fresh and appealing. Jill has her quirks and problems, which will attract to those who dislike seemingly perfect characters. The medical angle is engaging and adds to the complexity of the suspense plot.
The physicians believe it was a heart attack, but Jill isn't sure. She begins to investigate, but someone wants the old events Jill keeps bringing up to remain buried. (STEEPLE HILL, Jan., 368 pp., $13.95)