A PLAIN DISAPPEARANCE
he third installment of the outstanding Appleseed Creek series is a mystery with twists and turns and an unexpected ending that will keep readers up until the wee hours of the morning. Readers are reunited with characters from the first two books and will meet some new ones. Flower has hit it out of the ballpark with this series and continues to amaze with her knowledge of the Amish way of life.
Chloe Humphrey has found her footing in the charming town of Appleseed Creek. She has also found a boyfriend, Timothy Troyer, who left the Amish a long time ago, but is not shunned by them. When they stumble upon a dead Amish girl, they are once again in the thick of things, much to the surprise of the chief of police. Chloe and Timothy must find the suspect before any more people are harmed, or worse. (B&H, Sep., 336 pp., $14.99)