Other Books in Series
This is book number 4 in the A Lily Bard Mystery series.
Small town amateur sleuth Lily Bard investigates the murder of a woman with a scandalous reputation in this compelling mystery from #1 New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris.
Shakespeare, Arkansas, is home to endless back roads, historic buildings, colorful residents—and the occasional murder. It is also home to Lily Bard, the local karate expert/cleaning woman with a particular knack for finding skeletons in closets.
But when Deedra Dean—the local woman of ill repute—is found murdered, her promiscuous lifestyle leaves more than a few suspects. And being familiar with Deedra’s dirty laundry could make Lily the next Shakespearean to die...
About the Author
Charlaine Harris is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse and Midnight, Texas, fantasy/mystery series and the Aurora Teagarden, Harper Connelly, and Lily Bard mystery series. Her books have inspired HBO’s True Blood, NBC’s Midnight, Texas, and the Aurora Teagarden movies for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. She has lived in the South her entire life.
Praise for the Lily Bard Mystery series
“The writing and plotting are first rate.”—The Washington Times
“A seamless story...In her Lily Bard novels, Charlaine Harris blends a noirish atmosphere with a traditional mystery.”—Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel
“Lily Bard brings new meaning to the term ‘strong woman.’ She’s the equal of Kay Scarpetta, Kinsey Millhone, and V.I. Warshawski.”—Library Journal
“[Lily Bard is] one of the best-drawn and most compelling characters in contemporary mystery fiction—complex, smart, streetwise, tough.”—Booklist