Colorado's blue skies gave no hint to newcomer, Anne Fremont that trouble is on the horizon. But as everyone knows, life in the mountains can quickly turn deadly. Who has a secret they're willing to kill for?
Ready to move on with her life, Anne buys an old Victorian house in the small mountain town of Carolan Springs. Yet, before she's settled in, her neighbor is found dead in his compost pile. What's worse is that Anne's quirky young neighbor, Kandi Jenkins, may be the killer. When Kandi begs for her help, Anne feels she has no choice but to help the young woman. Once Anne starts looking for the real killer, the suspect list grows longer and longer. It seems that Carolan Springs is a place full of secrets. Who would want to kill Ralph and who's willing to kill again to keep their secret?
First Book in The Backyard Farming Series
Chicken Culprit introduces us to Anne Fremont and the fictional town of Carolan Springs, Colorado. With a diverse cast of characters, the town isn't short of personalities and suspects. With a bit of tongue-in-cheek humor that women of a certain age can relate to, Chicken Culprit takes a look at love, loss, and the friendships that bind us.
If you're looking for a cozy mystery series that is heart-warming, with a touch of humor and romance, along with a bit of an edge, this is the series for you. You'll also learn a bit about chickens and eggs.
Unusual title, but fits!
A delightful mystery with many twists and turns. Characters are delightful!
Great little mystery.
An enjoyable read.
Great mystery with the right ending
I throughly enjoyed this book. The mystery of who did it kept you guessing to the end. It will really surprise you at the end. No graphic violence, sex or foul language. Well written by a great author. I highly recommend this book.