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"I have to tell you something . . . something that happened a long time ago."
These words, spoken by Ursula Rowe from her Aleford, Massachusetts, sickbed, take Faith Fairchild completely by surprise. Having agreed to keep an eye on her best friend Pix Millers's mother while Pix is involved in her son's out-of-town wedding preparations, Faith never dreamed she'd become ensnared in the tale the slowly recovering Ursula spins over the next few weeksa bizarre account of an unsolved crime dating back to the Great Depression. Now the caterer-turned-sleuth is hooked, determined to solve a mystery more than eight decades oldwhile at the same time trying to clear the name of her husband, Reverend Thomas Fairchild, who's been falsely accused of pilfering the church's discretionary fund.
And meanwhile, when Pix Miller meets her in-laws-to-be for the very first time, she's in for the shock of her life . . .
Katherine Hall Page is the author of nineteen previous Faith Fairchild mysteries. Her first book, The Body in the Belfry, received the Agatha Award for Best First Mystery Novel; The Body in the Snowdrift was honored with the Agatha Award for Best Mystery Novel; and "The Would-Be Widower" won the Agatha Award for Best Short Story. She has also been a nominee for the Edgar® Award and the Mary Higgins Clark Award. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband.
“Genial....Series fans will relish the descriptions of tempting culinary offerings.”
-Publishers Weeklyon The Body in the Gazebo
-Oklahoman on The Body in the Gazebo
“A pleasant, well-rounded story....A lovely dish.”
-Iron Mountain Daily News on The Body in the Gazebo
-The Patriot Ledger (MA) on The Body in the Gazebo
“Katherine Hall Page’s gift for storytelling comes vividly alive as she seamlessly creates a fast-paced, intricate mystery, keeping the suspense simmering until the last pages.”
-McCormick Messenger on The Body in the Gazebo