Karen Author:Peggy Dern Court Intrigue... — Granada Court was a Spanish-style haven surrounded by Florida orange groves. It had been built by Karen Justin's father. But since his death a motel syndicate had owned the Court and Karen and her mother managed it. But, for how much longer? Business was slow and the syndicate had a way of sending "anonymous" observers to chec... more »k on properties with sagging profits. Karen suspected one of the current guests was such an "undercover" man- or woman- but which on? Glumly attractive Stan Blayden who was "stranded" because of car trouble? The vain lady novelist, or her patient secretary? One (or both) of the disagreeable Poindexter sisters? And if the syndicate decided it was time for a change, how would this affect Karen's future? Above all, how would it affect her longtime romance with red-haired Bill Ramsey? Would it bring them closer together... or forever drive them apart?« less
Very fast, easy read. Very predictable. Entertaining if you don't care much about the content. Good book for reading in a busy waiting room, easy to put down without regret of not knowing what is going to happen to the characters.