By Kate Collins
Flower store proprietor Abby Knight is aglow with happiness now that she's formally engaged to her longtime beau, Marco Salvare. not anything can in all likelihood hose down her joy-until filthy rich dowager Virginia Newport is killed, and Abby's assistant Grace Bingham is the top suspect. The plot thickens once they bump into mysterious stolen artwork and a lacking cat, all a part of an problematic heist. prior to Abby can throw her bouquet, she'll need to retailer her good friend and throw a killer and a thief in jail...
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Pain. I recognized it and could do nothing to alleviate it in her or in myself. I refocused. ” She shook her head. Somber male voices carried on the wind. At least they weren’t laughing and joking like some crime scenes. Crime scene. Not the situation I’d prepared for when I’d rolled out of bed this morning. And I realized it was no longer my job. ” June grabbed my arm. ” “If there was another reason why Lang—” “There ain’t no other reason. He hit that hole and died. ” My mouth opened. ” Without waiting for my response, she peeked over the edge.