By Anna Loan-Wilsey
Touring secretary Hattie Davish and her trusty typewriter alight on a small city in Illinois, the place the Civil conflict could lengthy be over, yet definite mysteries refuse to be buried. . .
Hattie Davish is overjoyed to be ably aiding her prosperous agency, Sir Arthur Windom-Greene, an English student who's fluent in Civil struggle heritage and difficult at paintings placing jointly a definitive biography of basic Cornelius Starrett. Their study takes them to Galena, Illinois, the place they fast examine that point has performed little to heal previous conflict wounds. mistrust and betrayal appear to linger in everyone's minds, none extra so than the General's pompous son Henry. And Hattie is sure he has whatever to do with a string of unusual incidents in town—especially while he turns up useless. . .
Between her paintings for Sir Arthur, getting ready for Christmas, and unscheduled viewers from her previous, Hattie not often has time to enquire a homicide, yet quickly she is misplaced in a labyrinth of secrets and techniques and deceit that ends up in extra questions than solutions. Henry had a knack for locating difficulty and making enemies, and there's no scarcity of suspects--including Sir Arthur. Now, Hattie needs to discover the reality whereas retaining her civility in a such a lot uncivil scenario. . .
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"Delightful. . .cozy enthusiasts will eagerly anticipate Hattie's subsequent adventure." --Publishers Weekly
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Anything But Civil (Hattie Davish Mystery, Book 2) by Anna Loan-Wilsey