By Cecilia Peartree
Can a person ever particularly switch? Christopher and Amaryllis ask themselves this query while a tender guy they already be aware of as a troublemaker knocks on the door in their vacation caravan one rainy day.
Their try to solution it takes them and their neighbors on a deadly trip from a Pitkirtly ice-cream store to a knitting membership after which to a cattery earlier than it reaches a dangerous end in an previous railway yard.
This is the 3rd novel within the Pitkirtly sequence of quirky mysteries, following 'Crime within the Community' and 'Reunited in Death'
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A Reformed Character (Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 3) by Cecilia Peartree