Homicide for the Holidays will bring the thrill of mystery to your Christmas season with 12 well-crafted short holiday-themed stories. You will get your pick of cozy mysteries and hardboiled police stories. Holiday curiosity will have you reading the present-day crimes and futuristic drama found in this collection. You will also enjoy an intriguing story-telling and crisp, sharp writing that will thrill and charm even the most humbug of readers.
Mary is constantly standing by people in their darkest of hours, in their numbest of days, and in their weariness and tears. It’s her job. And she’s good at it. In Slay Bells a “John Doe” disappears from Mary’s embalming room during the Christmas rush and she is whirled into the police investigation. Taking matters into her own hands, she determinedly seeks the body’s identification and its whereabouts.