Poor Roger is Dead Author:Mariam Lynch It was shorty before Christmas, and Corrine Fuller had been shopping. Holiday crowds jostled her as she waited in the cold for a bus; in an attempt to keep from being pushed off her feet, she clutched the lapels of a middle-aged man beside her. But he was a thin reed to lean on for after saying one word "Corrine" he slipped to the sidewalk, le... more »aving the girl with a smear of blood on her glove and a dead man at her feet.
He was identified as Roger Harbison, a name as unfamiliar to Corrine as his face had been. Yet she was his sole heir. This fact, plus her unfortunate proximity to her benefactor at the moment of his demise, made her the unchallenged champion suspect in his murder.
A mystery author already hailed by the critics surpasses herself.« less