This women sleuths box set includes the first FOUR mystery novellas from the UK 's Lady Margaret Turnbull Cozy Mystery Box Set; a collection of amateur sleuth murder mystery novellas and is 117 pages of murder, revenge, greed and dark family secrets.
MEET LADY MARGARET TURNBULL
She considers herself as an amateur woman sleuth. Detective Tom Sullivan considers her as the village busy body; somewhat a nuisance but a necessary one if he wants to solve a crime. She is invariably right, much to his annoyance.
Maggie is the widow of a UK dot com millionaire, now owner of Bangalow, Australia’s best bed and breakfast guesthouse, Lawler’s Loft, where she also runs the district’s finest cooking classes. It’s the perfect breeding ground for gossip, something she finds invaluable in helping Detective Sullivan solve murder mysteries.
MURDER AT THE FETE (Novella 1)
UK born Lady Margaret Turnbull, the owner of Lawler’s Loft bed and breakfast, is a guest culinary judge at a village fete in Bangalow, Australia when a patron drops dead; poisoned after sampling a prize winning strawberry tart. Detective Sullivan’s diagnosis is immediately dismissed by Maggie.
“Poisoning is not random. It’s a private, personal affair” is Maggie Turnbull’s credo for which she must untangle a web of lies and secrets that will require her to re-visit a 30 year old case to catch today’s perpetrator in this culinary cozy mystery.
MURDER IN THE VILLAGE (Novella 2)
UK born Lady Margaret Turnbull, the owner of Lawler’s Loft bed and breakfast, in the sleepy village of Bangalow, Australia is surprised that Detective Tom Sullivan has brought her a birthday gift. But both are completely dumbfounded when they open the box and discover a jar with a severed finger wearing an expensive engagement ring.
“We have a finger; now we must find a body it was attached to” is Maggie Turnbull’s line of thought as she untangles a web of broken hearts, lies and secrets in order to catch a serial killer. He’s already killed 3 times; will Lady Margaret be able to prevent the 4th in this amateur sleuth murder mystery?
MURDER IN THE CEMETERY (Novella 3)
UK born Lady Margaret Turnbull, bed and breakfast guesthouse owner and amateur woman sleuth, couldn’t resist an open door of a mausoleum in Bangalow’s cemetery, New South Wales, Australia. Her busy body nature overcame the darkness and the smell of dampness, enticing her inside to discover a young woman, stabbed through the heart; her body wedged between two tombs.
Lady Margaret must call upon all of her intuitive and crime investigation powers to unravel a 20 year old secret of the reclusive Pemberthy family, well known British land estate owners in the region. Detective Tom Sullivan once again is lead from pillar to post in another amateur sleuth murder mystery; much to his annoyance.
MURDER IN THE VALLEY (Novella 4)
When Lady Margaret is asked by the wife of the local Barclays UK stockbroker, Winston Broad