"Loopy" Ruth Rendall: A wolf's costume from a Little Red Riding Hood production comes alive in this grisly tale that teaches us what can happen when we don't tame the beast within. "Nine Sons" Wendy Hornsby A poor Midwestern farm wife can't seem to wait for the doctor to deliver her babies who keep dying a birth. . . "Ruby Nell's Ordeal" Jan Grape When Ruby's old mom is found smothered in her nursing home bed, the police suspect her long-suffering daughter, but they may be dead wrong. "Iron Frog" Rich Hautala A mother/child reunion starts with a heart-2-heart talk and ends with some chilling revelations about family secrets. "And Nobdy Cares for Me" Christina M Benight Ellen Cargill, head of Cargill Construction, is one tough lady, but she's also alone, except for her .357 magnum and the man stalking her. 18 mystery stories - not for the faint-hearted.