logo
g Text Version
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies

dailyclick
Bored? Games!
Nutrition
Postcards
Take a Quiz
Rate My Photo

new
European Travel
Action Movies
Bible Basics
Houseplants
Romance Movies
Creativity
Family Travel


dailyclick
All times in EST

Clairvoyance: 08:00 PM

Full Schedule
g
g Mystery Books Site

BellaOnline's Mystery Books Editor

g

It's Murder, My Son Review


Multi-millionaire Katrina Singleton moved to her new lakefront home in Spencer, Maryland hoping to enjoy life in the exclusive community. Soon after she arrived someone started stalking her. Tragically, Katrina was found strangled following a Valentineís Day snowstorm, with all evidence leading to her stalker.

When homicide detective Mac Faraday left the courtroom striped of all he had after enduring a painful divorce hearing at the hands of his greedy wife, he was shocked less than an hour later to find that he was now a multi-millionaire.

Come to find out, the teenager who gave him up for adoption had gone on to become Americaís beloved mystery writer, Robin Spencer. Upon her death, she left her vast fortune to her only son.

Now retired as a result of his windfall, the former Washington, D.C. homicide detective moved into the family mansion on Deep Creek Lake in Spencer, Maryland. The unsolved murder of the beautiful woman who had lived next door peaked Macís interest.

As he began to look into her murder, he found more suspicious deaths than would seem likely for a small gated community. With the help of a local police officer, Macís newly-acquired half-brother, David, he welcomed the opportunity to dig into a case that was quickly growing cold.

Now that Mac has settled into his new living arrangements including live-in assistant; a huge hyperactive German Shepard named Gnarly, and a host of employees catering to his every need at the nearby Spencer Inn, he soon found out that he might not live long enough to truly enjoy his unexpected inheritance.

Itís Murder, My Son is the first in the new Mac Faraday Mystery series written by Lauren Carr, author of the bestselling Joshua Thornton mystery series. The author writes in an easy conversational manner that leads the reader to turn more pages than planned, which could lead to late nights and missed appointments Ė this book is that good! To say this novel is a page-turner is an understatement.

The premise of a homicide cop who has lost everything only to receive a large inheritance from his unknown birth mother is brilliant. This plotline allows the writer, and the reader, to enjoy Macís missteps as a land baron while we watch how he adjusts to his new living arrangements.

The addition of the believable cast of characters surrounding Mac brings warmth to the otherwise cold, harsh reality of finding body parts and dealing with unscrupulous bad guys, and gals.

How Mac and his new companions come to resolve the murder as they are also getting to know one another will keep the reader wanting more. Luckily, there is more to come in this marvelous new series.

A special thank you goes to Lauren Carr for providing a complimentary copy for our review. If you are interested in purchasing your own copy, Laurenís books are available on Amazon.com.




Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to Twitter Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to Facebook Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to MySpace Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to Del.icio.us Digg It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to Yahoo My Web Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to Google Bookmarks Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to Stumbleupon Add It%27s+Murder%2C+My+Son+Review to Reddit



 



Bleeding Hearts Review
Missing Persons Review
The Case of the Missing Servant Review
RSS
Related Articles
Editor's Picks Articles
Top Ten Articles
Previous Features
Site Map




For FREE email updates, subscribe to the Mystery Books Newsletter


Past Issues


print
Printer Friendly
bookmark
Bookmark
tell friend
Tell a Friend
forum
Forum
email
Email Editor


Content copyright © 2014 by Edie Dykeman. All rights reserved.
This content was written by Edie Dykeman. If you wish to use this content in any manner, you need written permission. Contact Edie Dykeman for details.

g


g features
Death in the Dolomites Review

Leave Tomorrow Behind Review

A Wedding and a Killing Review

Archives | Site Map

forum
Forum
email
Contact

Past Issues
memberscenter


vote
Poetry
Daily
Weekly
Monthly
Less than Monthly



BellaOnline on Facebook
g


| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.


BellaOnline Editor