C B Greenfield No Lady in the House Author:Lucille Kallen 3rd in a series. 1) Introducing C. B. Greenfield — 2) C. B. Greenfield: The Tanglewood Murder. — The third mystery challenging Kallen's Greenfield is another sardonically humorous and perceptive story but more serious in its implications of moral evil. — No one answers the doorbell of the expensive house: the lady is out, working - and angry. A... more » cleaning woman fails to show up - and never will. Two respectable men threaten mayhem over flood control. An abandoned school building spells trouble. Greenfield, publisher of the Sloan's Ford Reporter, faced with murder, goes off with his cello to play Schubert. And Magge Rome, his chief reporter and reluctant Watson, wears out the tires on her Honda in pursuit of clues that involve an actress manque' and a best-selling author felled by success.
In this installment, Greenfield and Rome cut deeper into the fabric of contemporary middle-class life.« less