The Maggody Militia - Arly Hanks, Bk 10 Author:Joan Hess Maggody, Arkansas, is a peaceful little Ozarks town snuggled in the heartland of America. Until a group of camouflage-clad patriots march in with maneuvers -- and murder. — It begins when pretty widow Kayleen Smeltner lets a group of demented militants use her back pasture for paint-ball war games during the first week of hunting season. Suddenly... more », burglars are breaking into houses; Mayor Jim Bob is a missing person; and now a survivalist has been killed. Which leaves Arly hunting for a motive, a means, and a murderer. Wisely, she reckons there isn't a secret government conspiracy behind this homicide -- just the usual human evils of blind ambition, big money, and deadly obsessions.« less
It began when pretty widow Kayleen Smeltner let a group of demented militants use her back pasture for paint-bll war games during the first weekend of hunting season. Sudenly, burglars are breaking into houses, Mayor Jim Bob is missing and a survivalist has been killed. That leave Arly Hanks hunting for a motive, a means and a murderer.