A Likely Story

A Likely Story

Book - 2015
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Delivering books to the housebound residents of the Thumb Islands, just a short boat ride from the town of Briar Creek, library director Lindsey Norris has befriended two elderly brothers, Stewart and Peter Rosen. She enjoys visiting them in their treasure-filled, ramshackle Victorian on Star Island until she discovers that Peter has been killed and Stewart is missing. Now she's determined to solve a murder and find Stewart before he suffers his brother's fate.
Publisher: New York : Berkley Prime Crime, 2015
ISBN: 9780425260746
Characteristics: viii, 292 p. ; 22 cm


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Feb 17, 2017

I gave up reading this by page 13. All the women in the book are trying to pimp out/matchmake for the protagonist (presumably have no lives of their own and no sense of personal boundaries) and all the men are in love with her. Highly caricatured writing and just.. silly.

Dec 10, 2016

Jenn doesn't disappoint with the twists and turns. Library director Lindsey Norris' caring nature never wavers.

karcoldelharvic5 Apr 13, 2016

Love McKinlays bakery series. So I tried the hat shop series set in London and I didn't care for it, Tried this one and found it better than the hat shop, but not as good as the bakery one.

Feb 29, 2016

Fast paced, really good. Only down side is it has the same story line as another East Coast Island famous author, including an old remodeled house and a on again off again sailor boy friend

Feb 13, 2016

Much better than the previous book in this series. An interesting mystery and nice to see characters of all ages included in the story.

Jan 10, 2016

Not sure if this book is supposed to have a label- YA? romance? Anyway, it's a fun read, and is part of a series about, what else, libraries!


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