A Deadly Hand - A Dana Sloan Mystery Author:Carol Costa When a retired Chicago reporter dies under mysterious circumstances in a nursing home, investigative journalist Dana Sloan takes it personally. Dana's editor -- who'd considered the ex-newswoman both a mentor and friend -- believes the woman had stumbled upon a big story just before her death. So Dana decides to go undercover as a desk clerk at ... more »Peaceful Pines to find out what the elderly lady knew that got her killed.
What she discovers is big -- and shocking. Not only does the posh seniors' facility have a connection to a powerful politician with a dirty little secret, but Dana also finds clues that seem to be related to a wave of serial murders. Could the deadly figure known as the Royal Flush Killer be roaming the halls of Peaceful Pines?
Dana might just have the scoop of a lifetime -- if it doesn't get her killed first.« less