Art's Blood (Elizabeth Goodweather, Bk 2)
Art's Blood - Elizabeth Goodweather, Bk 2 Author:Vicki Lane North Carolina’s hills are a crazy quilt of old farmsteads and new beginnings, of locals, strangers, artists, and new age wanderers….Here Elizabeth Goodweather has made her life, a still-young widow who moves easily between the gentrified world of Asheville and old-timers in their hollows. But when a flamboyant performance artist is... more » murdered, and Elizabeth learns the amazing history of a magnificent piece of folk art, she gets caught between her two worlds -- and in the middle of an agonizing mystery.
A young woman, taking her artwork to the breaking point, has brought a history of unexplained deaths and dangerous liaisons into Elizabeth’s life. Courted by an ex-cop, trying to protect her love-struck nephew, Elizabeth knows that danger has entered her peaceful world. But she can’t guess how deadly the threat is -- nor how masterfully a killer can hide....« less
This is such an interesting series, set in the hills of North Carolina, with a varied cast of characters. When I finished the first one, I thought this is rather strange -- but not strange enough to keep me from immediately ordering the second. I will definitely go on to read the next book.