Murder Is a Must (Library Mystery Series, Book 2)

December 2, 2020
Murder Is a Must (Library Mystery Series, Book 2)

Determined to make the First Edition LIbrary a success,Hayley Burke wasn't expecting to have to solve an old friend'smurder in this all-new mystery from USA Today bestselling authorMarty Wingate.Hayley Burke, curator of Lady Fowling's collection of firstedition mysteries, is settling into her position at the FirstEdition Library in Middlebank House. She's even made progress withLady Fowling's former secretary, the ornery Miss Woolgar. The womenare busily preparing for an exhibition that will showcase LadyFowling's life and letters. Hayley knows the exhibition is a hugeundertaking and decides, against her better judgement, to hire OonaAtherton, her former boss from the Jane Austen Centre to help withthe planning.Oona is known for being difficult, but all seems to be goingswimmingly until she and Hayley uncover a one-page letter thatalludes to a priceless edition of MURDER MUST ADVERTISE signed byseveral Golden Age of Mystery authors. Oona feels this book couldbe the focal point of the exhibition and becomes obsessed withfinding it.When they find clues that appear to point to the book beingsomewhere in the First Edition Library, Oona is certain she'sunraveled the mystery and texts Hayley the good news, but uponarriving back at Middlebank, Hayley finds her old boss dead at thebottom of the stairs. Did her discovery of the rare book get herkilled or was it some angry shadow from her past? Hayley must readbetween the lines to catch a malicious murderer.