Bake Sale Murder - Lucy Stone, Bk 13 Author:Leslie Meier Ever since local developer Fred Stanton and his wife, Mimi, built five modular homes next door to Lucy Stone's farmhouse, life just hasn't been the same. With Mimi complaining about everything from the state of Lucy's lawn to another neighbor's lovable dog, quaint Tinker's Cove, Maine, is now entangled in cul-de-sac politics ... more »and backstabbing. And when Mimi doesn't show up for her shift at The Hat and Mitten Fund bake sale, the scent of burnt sugar leads Lucy to a shocking discovery: Mimi, face down on her kitchen floor -- with a knife in her back.
While the police start their investigation, Lucy gets busy writing up the murder for the local Pennysaver -- and following a few leads of her own. Lucy knows the women in her neighborhood didn't like Mimi, but they certainly didn't want her dead... right?« less
Life hasn't been the same for Lucy Stone since Fred Stanton and his constantly complaining wife, Mimi, built five homes next door to her farmhouse. When Mimi doesn't show up for her shift at The Hat and Mitten Fund bake sale, Lucy makes a shocking discovery: Mimi, face down on her kitchen floor--dead. Lucy's more determined than ever to uncover the truth.
Lucy Stone is back with a whole new bunch of characters and suspects in this 13th novel in the series. A housing development has been built near Lucy's house, and she has alot of new neighbors to get to know. Some of them become good friends, some, well, not so much. Who would think organizing a bake sale could be so deadly? Great book - alot of new twists and turns and of course, Lucy has to help the police once again figure out who-done-it.