FIRST IN A NEW SERIES The Sugar Maple Inn in Wagtail, Virginia, is the country's premiere vacation hot spot for pet owners who canat bear to leave their furry friends behind. But this tourist town smells trouble when a killer goes on the prowl.... Holly Miller's life has gone to the dogs. She has no job, her boyfriend's former flame is sniffing around, and a scruffy but loveable Jack Russell Terrier is scattering crumbs all over her borrowed car. Just when she thought things couldn't get worse, a troubling phone call about her grandmother sends her rushing home to the family inn on Wagtail Mountain. The staffaand a frisky Calico kitten named Twinkletoesaadopts Holly and her new dog on arrival. But someone in this friendly town is bad to the bone. One of the employees at the inn has been killed in a hit-and-run accidentawhich is looking anything but accidental. Now Holly and her furry companions will have to nose out the murderer before someone else gets muzzled. Delicious recipes for owners and pets included!Relief surged through me at the sight of a combination convenience store and gas station. I turned off the road and pulled next to a gas tank, thanking my lucky stars I hadna#39;t been stuck in the rain miles from nowhere. ... Selfconsciously pushing myown hair back, I twisted it into a makeshiftknot that I knew wouldna#39;t hold.
|Title||:||Murder, She Barked|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2013-12-03|