The cozy mysteries of Trixie Montgomery and Skye Southerland

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In the Skye Southerland series - Decatur Dead available on Amazon

Skye Southerland and Honey Truelove are back in an all-new adventure! Having cleared their names in the Sylvia Landmark murder, these southern girls, along with Honey's cousin Ginger, are back at work in Skye's interior design firm, Stylish Décor. But when Ginger's chequered past catches up to her, she finds herself in the midst of a series of heated confrontations with the well-connected, sharp-tongued socialite, Joan Smith. And when Joan is found poisoned, Ginger becomes a person of interest in the crime and falls under police investigation. Home décor will have to wait as Skye, Honey, and Ginger go back to their sleuthing to clear Ginger's name.

As if one dead body isn't enough, the mystery deepens when a skeleton is found within the walls of the century-old Victorian manor of Skye's latest client. With two murders to solve, Skye and Honey bring all their deductive skills to bear as they embark on a perilous trip through infidelity, suspicion, murder in order to save Ginger.

Book number 1 Buckhead Dead introduces Skye Southerland the interior designer who finds herself at the center of an investigation.

The Trixie Montgomery Series

Trixie is an historical journalist traveling around the South 

covering the latest stories. As an amateur sleuth Trixie often finds herself in the midst of a mystery.


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