Embroidery Mystery No 3
September 6, 2011 / ISBN 978-0451234551
by Barbara Buhrer
Marcy Singer is the owner of Seven Year Stitch. Her embroidery
shop's newest client is Cassandra Wright. Marcy is making a wedding
dress for Cassandra whose future mother-in-law has donated jewels
to be added to the dress. After donating the jewels her future mother-in-law
is found dead in front of the shop. Some of the jewels to be donated
are missing from their velvet pouch. Cassandra was under the impression
that the jewels were fakes but police have the jewels examined and
find them real. Marcy becomes the prime suspect. Marcy's ex-fiancé
who jilted her on their wedding day returns and wants her back.
But does he want her or the jewels he thinks she has stolen? Marcy
must try to find the real culprit to prove her innocence.
This cozy mystery is fast moving with an excellent cast of characters.
There are enough suspects to keep the reader guessing until the
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