Sins and Needles - Needlecraft, No 10 Author:Monica Ferris When adoptee Lucille Jones comes to town researching her roots, Betsy notices that she bears a remarkable resemblance to local Jan Henderson. Betsy introduces the look-alikes, and they quickly hit it off. But then Jan's wealthy great-aunt is found dead in her bed, and Jan is the prime suspect. Lucille begs Betsy to help clear her new friend&... more »#39;s name.
And while going through her aunt's effects, Jan finds an old embroidered pillow featuring a flag with 49 stars -- an odd error for a woman so sharp at figures. Stranger still, the lining is stitched with a map of Lake Minnetonka. Betsy intends to follow the threads. Who knows -- it could just possibly lead to buried treasure. Or, perhaps, to a secret that someone would kill to conceal.« less
If you haven't read a Monica Ferris needlework mystery, you have missed the boat! And this one is great down through the last page!!Betsy Devonshire, owner of the Crewel World needlework shop, again gets entangled in a murder oa a friend's aunt and a mystery of a lady new in town who looks just like one of Betsy's friends!! Finding an embroidered map in a pillow lining leads to an old secret. Reading this is like eating your favorite dessert bite by bite, one little bit at the time!! Great warm characters and exciting twists in the plot will keep you reading!!