By Livia J. Washburn
Not anyone is stunned whilst feisty Delilah Dickinson opens her literary go back and forth business enterprise in Atlanta after her divorce. yet in the course of her first group's journey of an previous plantation modelled after Tara from long past with the Wind, she unearths herself in the midst of a homicide secret while the actor enjoying Clark Gable taking part in Rhetr Butler is located useless. shortly, the police have where lower than lockdown.Delilah reveals herself taking on the research whilst their number 1 suspect is her son-in-law Luke-the not-so-bright husband of her daughter, Melissa. yet lifestyles starts off imitating artwork while the actors start taking their roles a bit too seriously-believing they really are Ashley Wilkes, Scarlett O'Hara, and Melanie.With the entire drama of Margaret Mitchell's epic tale all at once coming to alarming lifestyles, Delilah's merely likelihood to move off a not-so-Civil warfare is to trace down and confront the deranged assassin. yet she needs to flow fast and intensely quietly - or possibility turning into the subsequent sufferer of a killer who frankly does not provide a rattling.
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Just colleagues. ” Will looked surprised at the blunt question, but no more surprised than I felt. ” 41 Livia J. Washburn But it might be my business, I reminded myself, if one of my clients turned out to be the killer. This news was going to spread fast through Atlanta’s travel agency community. Conventional wisdom says there’s no such thing as bad publicity . . but at the moment I wasn’t so sure about that. The sirens had gotten a lot louder while I was talking to my nieces and to Dr. Will Burke, and now they cut off abruptly.
That couldn’t be good for business. And then a little voice in the back of my head asked, What if the killer is one of your clients? That’s going to be even worse, isn’t it? I must have groaned at the thought, because Dr. Will Burke leaned closer to me and asked, “Are you sure you’re all right? ” I held up a hand. “I’ll be ﬁne. You’re right, Doctor. Murder is just . . ” I glanced at Augusta and Amelia, who were watching and listening with avid interest, especially Augusta. “The man was stabbed,” I said.
Oh,” Amelia said. “Him,” Augusta said. I got the distinct impression that the murdered man’s identity meant something to them, but before I could ask them about it, Will Burke came up to me. I introduced him to the girls, then he said, “I heard about what happened, Ms. Dickinson. People are saying that you discovered the body? ” The question took me a little by surprise, both the concern that was evident in his voice and expression and the rumor that I was the one who’d found the murdered man.