By Beth Groundwater
A dying at her brother's solid ropes Claire right into a basket of trouble
When present basket dressmaker Claire Hanover saddles up for the outlet occasion at her brother Charley's new driving strong, the very last thing she expects is for Kyle Mendoza, one of many solid fingers, to be came across lifeless. every person assumes a horse trampled him, till it's stumbled on that somebody murdered Kyle sooner than dragging him right into a stall.
Charley's issues irritate while a rival reliable proprietor steals his consumers and Kyle's kin comes to a decision to sue him for negligence. Claire is decided to corral the killer and shop her brother's enterprise. despite the fact that, fixing the secret might be more challenging than discovering a needle in a haystack . . . and even perhaps lethal.
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