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A feel good cozy who done it set in Westbury Massachusetts It is an unusual spring got and dry Cam s crops are in damage of wilting and she is worried about not having enough roduce for shareholders Her Capture of a Heart parents are by sitting at this busy time of the year Cam is delivering a couple of flats to a follow farmer She finds Nicole Kingsbury dead in Nicole s greenhouse Nicole is clutching her rosary beads a few of the beads are missing Cam s Mother had visited Nicole early in the morning and becomes aerson of interest Her Father is enjoying the visit and becomes a big help in the farm He especially liked the chickens Can feels her Mother would not kill someone but thinks her Mother is not telling everything Homicide Detective Pete Pappas Cam s boyfriend has to revise himself from the death investigation Cam and her Father explore the The Secret Power Within Your Mortgage problem of her Mother s silence They need to find answers before her Mother loses her life I recommend this bookDisclosure I received a free copy from Kensington Books through NetGalley for an honest review I would like to thank them for this opportunity to read and review the book The opinions expressed are my own Mulch Ado about Murder is the fifth book in Edith Maxwell s Local Foods Mystery series Even if you haven t read therevious books in this series Ms Maxwell Gender in Fiscal Policies provides enough character background that you won t feel lost jumping in so late in the series The storyline is well thought out and the characters well developed I enjoyed reading this book it s a uick clean read with an interesting mystery relatable characters and some twists and turns that keep you guessing as to the killer s identity There is no adult language graphic violence or sexually explicit situations I recommend this series to anyone who enjoys reading clean mysteriesCam Flaherty owns Attic Hill Organic Farm an organic farm in Westbury Massachusetts and herarents have shocked her with a surprise visit Cam is a classic introvert and relishes her alone time and this visit makes that close to impossible While delivering organic seedlings to Nicole Kingsbury who owns Seacoast Fresh a soil free hydroponic greenhouse there s a group of demonstrators outside and Cam is dismayed to see Deb Flaherty her mother among the small group of The Russians Pregnant Mistress protesters Theroblem the group has with the hydroponic rocess is that chemicals are used and they feel that renders the final roduct as non organic When Cam enters the greenhouse she doesn t see Nicole or receive a response when she calls out to her so she sends a text message to let her know she left the flats She hears Nicole s cell hone chirp as the text is received and when she walks around to see if she can find her she finds Nicole leaning over a vat of hydroponic slurry and when she checked there was no ulse Deb becomes a New Perspectives On Criseyde person of interest because she was involved in therotest and had spent time alone with Nicole in her greenhouse and since Cam found the body she isn t able to spend time with her boyfriend Homicide Detective Pete Pappas Cam is determined to clear her mother s name and in the Sharon, Lois and Brams Skinnamarink process learns there s no shortage of suspects Cam s dad is an easy going agreeable and thoughtfulerson while her mother is uiet and somewhat secretive Cam grew up knowing her That Noble Dream parents were committed to her but their relationship lacked any signs of affection and she felt there were times when they all tended to keep each other at arm s length but they make some real breakthroughs during this visitI received an Advance Reader Copy of this book from NetGalley and voluntarily reviewed it Murder mystery mayhem with an engaginglot The Shadows I Followed plenty of twists and turns are the ingredients for their story that you will definitely want to readW Cam Flaherty is helping new hydroponics farmer Nicole by starting a fewlants for her She s dropping off a few of those Japanese Etiquette plants when she finds Nicole dead in her. It’s been a hot dry spring in Westbury Massachusetts As organic farmer Cam Flaherty waits for much needed rain storm clouds of mystery begin to gather Once again it’s time tout away her sun hat and ut on her sleuthing.
Greenhouse The olice uestion those Secure Location protesting Nicole s hydroponic methods including Cam s visiting mother Deb Deb is clearly hiding something from theolice Will it get her arrested for murderI hadn t realized how much I had come to love these characters until I was visiting them again They are wonderful and I enjoyed getting to catch up on their lives We ve gotten to see a lot of growth in Cam over the course of the series and watching her interact with her The Everyday Witch (Beatrice Bailey, parentsrovides an opportunity for And the mystery It starts uickly and moves along at a brisk ace with lenty of secrets and suspects before we reach the climaxNOTE I received an ARC of this bookRead my full review at Carstairs Considers I received Edith Maxwell s Mulch Ado About Murder for free in exchange for an honest review I generally rate books as 3 stars as I have this one and for me a 3 star book is one worth reading This is the 5th book in the Local Foods mystery series and the 1st I have read There was no roblem coming into the series late in understanding the story The strength of the book is author s ability to describe settings That said I have am very familiar with small towns in agricultural areas of Massachusetts although less familiar with those north of Boston where this book is set and may have an easy time imagining the setting The book makes me want to go check out Rye NH a minor location in the story I read my 1st Edith Maxwell book the day before this one Delivering the Truth and the author s gift for setting description was evident there tooA second strength is the main charac Cam Flaherty does not have the luck of the Irish An organic farmer Cam makes a delivery to the new hydroponicorganic farmer in townonly to find Nicole s body in the greenhouse Twists and turns in the murder investigation have the olice looking at Cam her mother the deceased s ex husband her ex boyfriend and the competition The ex boyfriend is arrested for trespassing on Cam s farm Then the ex boyfriend turns up dead in a similar fashion to Nicole s Determined to clear her mom from suspicion the Bred by the Beastmen (Bred by the Beastmen pair embark on what could their last trip together This is a great addition to the Local Foods Mystery series I reuested received and enjoyed an ARC of this book Dollycas s ThoughtsSpring is such a busy time for a farmer The last thing Cam needs is a surprise visit from herarents OK that s not the last thing she needs the last thing she needs is to get wrapped up in another murder But that is just what she does When she arrives at the new hydroponic greenhouse to drop off some seedlings she finds the owner Nicole Kingsbury dead in a vat of slurry Because of the group Fline en Lingerie protesting outside the greenhouse she haslenty of witnesses to Surface provide an alibi for the time she arrives Unfortunately that doesn t work for her mom who happens to be one of therotesters There are Orange 5 (オレンジ, plenty of other suspects too but her mom is hiding something To keep her mom out of jail she is going to be assisting the localolice including her boyfriend Detective Pete PappasWhat I really like about these stories is that Cam does the her sleuthing but she uickly tells the olice anything she finds even if they don t always appreciate her help This time her dad even lends a handEdith Maxwell has created such a vibrant cast of characters Cam has really grown into her role as a farmer I love that she has a group of volunteers that help with the chores and receive roduce for their labors They span all ages from teenagers to senior citizensOf course I have heard of organic farming but hydroponic farming is brand new to me The author educates the reader in the course of the story I found the The Scot process very interestingThe story is well written with important seeds sprinkled throughout getting us closer and closer to finding the killer The family dynamic that grows between Cam and herarents was just as engaging. Cap when a fellow farmer is found dead in a vat of hydroponic slurry clutching a set of rosary beads Showers may be scarce this spring but there’s no shortage of suspects including the dead woman’s embittered ex‑husba.
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As the murder mystery The author gives us suspense and drama Spring Snow peppered with humor and also gives us several heartwarming moments too Cam and Pete s relationship has to take a little break because of the investigation but its strength shines in the way they handle the separationThis is a strong addition for this series Aerfect summer read And there are recipes in the back of the book too Yes it can be read as a stand alone PICK yours up today Mulch Ado About Murder A Local Foods MysteryAuthor Edith MaxwellPublisher Kensington MysterySpring in Westbury Massachusetts has been unusual hot muggy and hard to take Organic farmer Cam Flaherty needs rain desperately but instead of rain storms she gets murderSpring has not been great for Cam and her The Greatest Victory parent s sudden unexpected visit throws her for a loop When her mother joins a group of locals torotest the newest business owners methods of soilless hydroponic growing it is almost too much for Cam to handle When Cam finds Nicole dead in a vat of hydroponic slurry clutching a set of rosary beads her boyfriend Detective Pete Pappas has a new murder to solve and Cam s mother is a Second Chance Pass (Virgin River, prime suspect Clearing her mother of any suspicion is Cam srimary focus and with the help of her father she sets out to find the killer Cam s dad is a joy to read about He is unassuming calm and restrained Even when his wife is accused of murder he remains a calming Fates Monolith (MacLomain, presence For the first time in her adult life Cam realizes that she truly loves her father and mother and doesn t want to lose themAll of the characters in this story are hard working happyeople that you might meet in any small farming community They are for the most At the Wolfs Table part regular average citizens who enjoy small town life where entertainment is home grownCam is a troubled hard working young woman who doesn t think herarents care about her or want her in their life so she stays away from them However their unexpected visit helps her understand them better and love them She can see them in a different light than when she was younger and is making headway getting them to be a bit affectionate with her and talking to her The scene when her mother finally opens up and tells Cam about her fears and the A Family Scandal past bringsure joy and makes the reader love Cam s motherThis book is written in a delightfully simple manner it has some twists and turns that keep you guessing as to the identity of the killer It is well written and a uick read The characters are believable and interesting Westbury Massachusetts is the type of town you can find almost anywhere in America and will love reading about the cultural life Ms Maxwell has crafted a wonderfully delightful mystery that any cozy reader will enjoy This series is highly recommendedhttpsthecozyreviewcom20170416 I received a free copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest reviewThe fifth book in the series is a definite Ruthless Game (GhostWalkers, page turner I had no trouble following along even though I did not know there were others in this series Cam Flaherty is a well developedrotagonist and the The Perfect Weapon plot draws you in immediately with a murder Cam sarents are visiting and they are just as much a Psychic Protection part of this book as Cam and just asertinent These characters are so memorable that I m giving this five stars Cozy mystery fans need to grab their copy Mulch Ado about Murder by Edith Maxwell is the fifth book in A Local Foods Mystery series Cam Flaherty owns Attic Hill Organic Farm in Westbury Massachusetts It is the end of May and a busy time for Cam on the farm Cam heads into town to drop off some basil and lettuce seedlings to Nicole Kingsbury Nicole is starting Seacoast Fresh a hydroponic organic greenhouse Cam arrives at Seacoast Fresh and discovers กระต่ายในเงาจันทร์ protestors outside the building One of the demonstrators is her mother Deb Flaherty Herarents decided to surprise Cam with a visit Cam skirts around the rotestors an. Nd the Other Man whose affair ruined their marriage and Cam’s own visiting mother Lucky for Cam her father turns out to have a knack for sleuthing Will he and Cam be able to clear Mom’s name before the killer strikes aga.
Edith Maxwell is an Agatha and Macavity nominated mystery author who writes the Local Foods Foods Mysteries Maxwell also writes the historical uaker Midwife Mysteries featuring a uaker midwife sleuth in 1888As Maddie Day she writes the Country Store Mysteries set in southern Indiana and the Cozy Capers Book Group MysteriesHer short stories have appeared in than a dozen juried antholo