By Claudia Bishop
"Sisters Meg and Sarah Quilliam confirm site visitors think correct at domestic after they stopover at the resort at Hemlock Falls. situated in upstate ny, Hemlock Falls is a small city popular for its scenic beauty--and scenes of crime . . ." catastrophe moves a trifling week ahead of the Hemlock Falls Ladies' Auxiliary hosts the yearly Spring Fete while the festival's chairwoman--the redoubtable Adela Henry--gives up her activity in a huff. Who's going to pass judgement on the justly popular Jell-O structure contest? Or cease the contributors of the Craft Guild from sabotaging their competitors, the artful women? extra to the purpose, who's bought the tact, international relations, and iron will essential to set up the compartments and settle quarrels over the programming? Hemlock's mayor hopes to guarantee the fete's luck while he recruits specialist organizer Linda Connally and her employees to take over Adela's tasks. but if Connally's physique turns up within the trunk of a used vehicle at Peterson's car, Meg and Sarah are again within the detecting company . . .
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Wallander continued to his room. He closed the door and called Ebba. "No calls for the next half hour," he said. " Wallander put his legs up on the desk. He was tired and his mouth was dry. On an impulse, he grabbed his coat and left the room. "I'm going out," he told Ebba. " It was still warm and calm. Wallander went down to the central library on Surbrunnsvägen. With some effort he found his way to the medical section. Soon he found what he was looking for: a book about diabetes. He sat down at a table, put his glasses on, and started reading.
Martinsson picked up the receiver and dialled Svedberg's number, then hung up. " Wallander pushed the postcard back across the table to Martinsson. "I don't think we're going to get much further," he said. "But I think I'll have a talk with Eva Hillström. Then we'll evaluate what action to take from here. " Martinsson wrote her number on a piece of paper. " "They're divorced. " Wallander got up while Martinsson collected the papers. They left the conference room together. " "He's already been on holiday," Martinsson said emphatically.
One of them, Martin Boge, lived in Simrishamn, while the other two, Lena Norman and Astrid Hillström, came from the western part of Ystad. They were old friends and spent a lot of time together. Their parents were all wealthy. Lena Norman was studying at Lund University while the other two had temporary jobs. None of them had ever had any problems with the law or with drugs. Astrid Hillström and Martin Boge still lived at home; Lena Norman lived in halls of residence in Lund. They didn't tell anyone where they were planning to hold their Midsummer's Eve party.
A Fete Worse Than Death (Hemlock Falls Mysteries, Book 18) by Claudia Bishop