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Doing It at the Dixie Dew (Dixie Dew Mystery, #1) Read Ç 2 ½ Winner of the Malice Domestic Competition for Best First Traditional Mystery Novel a delightful Southern cozy from an award winning authorBeth McKenzie's attempt to turn an old Southern mansion into a Bed and Breakfast called The Dixie Dew is thwarted when her Involved  controlling football traffic on Friday nights is not cut out to solve the murders With her barely opened BB in danger of failing and aided by her friend from high school and trusty handyman Beth sets out to discover the truth of the murders Littleboro has its share of characters some of which are helpful and others misleading There's Crazy Reba who lives in a tree bathes in any bathtub she finds empty and dumpster dives; Verna the town know it all and affectionat. People are dropping like flies in the small Southern town of Littleboro Beth McKenzie’s inaugural guest at her new bread and breakfast Dixie Dew is the first body Ruth Moose clearly knows her craft and gives an intriguing look into the life of a new entrepreneur and the challenges that are heavy enough without a death in the lovely old house she inherited from Mama Alice Distraught and confused the protagonist Beth journeys from elation to uestioning her decisions and back again struggling with a possible love interest the police and exploration to find out who is killing people in Littleboro A cryptic note tucked into her dresser confounds and frightens her into actionIda Plum Duckett Beth’s right arm in all things Dixie Dew keeps things at the BB in line as Beth stumbles trying to find her place in the small town and withstand the stigma of Miss Lavinia Lovingood who shocked the town by returning and then dying her first night back Carefully tied off sub plots and the mystery of Miss Lovingood involve wonderfully named characters—a little Dickensian karma—in the setting of a charismatic house The tortured tales of those murdered makes for a good read and hopefully introduces a new series at the Dixie Dew

Doing It at the Dixie Dew Dixie Dew Mystery #1Involved  controlling football traffic on Friday nights is not cut out to solve the murders With her barely opened BB in danger of failing and aided by her friend from high school and trusty handyman Beth sets out to discover the truth of the murders Littleboro has its share of characters some of which are helpful and others misleading There's Crazy Reba who lives in a tree bathes in any bathtub she finds empty and dumpster dives; Verna the town know it all and affectionat. People are dropping like flies in the small Southern town of Littleboro Beth McKenzie’s inaugural guest at her new bread and breakfast Dixie Dew is the first body Ruth Moose clearly knows her craft and gives an intriguing look into the life of a new entrepreneur and the challenges that are heavy enough without a death in the lovely old house she inherited from Mama Alice Distraught and confused the protagonist Beth journeys from elation to uestioning her decisions and back again struggling with a possible love interest the police and exploration to find out who is killing people in Littleboro A cryptic note tucked into her dresser confounds and frightens her into actionIda Plum Duckett Beth’s right arm in all things Dixie Dew keeps things at the BB in line as Beth stumbles trying to find her place in the small town and withstand the stigma of Miss Lavinia Lovingood who shocked the town by returning and then dying her first night back Carefully tied off sub plots and the mystery of Miss Lovingood involve wonderfully named characters—a little Dickensian karma—in the setting of a charismatic house The tortured tales of those murdered makes for a good read and hopefully introduces a new series at the Dixie Dew

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Doing It at the Dixie Dew (Dixie Dew Mystery, #1) ✓ Winner of the Malice Domestic Competition for Best First Traditional Mystery Novel a delightful Southern cozy from an award winning authorBeth McKenzie's attempt to turn an old Southern mansion into a Bed and Breakfast called The Dixie Dew is thwarted when her first guest is found dead in bed Murdered it turns out Three days later a young priest is found strangled in his chapel The whole town of Littleboro is abuzz and Ossie Delbardo the town cop whose job heretofore mainly. Check out these names Julia Spencer Fleming Elizabeth J Duncan Linda Rodriguez Donna Andrews Susan Shaber Gerrie Ferris Finger These are just some of the winners of the Malice Domestic Best First Traditional Mystery Novel Competition As a fan of traditional mysteries I've read books by all of these authors Now add Ruth Moose to the list with her debut mystery Doing It at the Dixie DewBeth McKenzie Henry felt like the prodigal daughter when she returned home to Littleboro North Carolina after her grandmother Mama Alice fell down the stairs and ended up in the hospital She'd been gone too long from the little town Once her grandmother died Beth decides to stay and open a bed and breakfast the Dixie Dew The family home needs a lot of work but Beth has help from Ida Plum Duckett and all around handyman Scott Smith She's determined to succeed in Littleboro A uiet town where everybody knew everybody's troubles and failings and forgave themBut someone might not be so forgiving When Beth finds Miss Lavinia Lovingood dead in one of the bedrooms on the first morning she thinks the wealthy woman died of old age But when she finds another body in town she's on the top of the police chief's suspect list She's only been in town a short time and two people have been murdered In a town filled with eccentric suspects a dying decayed little town Beth doesn't know who to trust especially after receiving notes that could be seen as threatsRuth Moose's debut mystery introduces a town where everything isn't uite what it seems There's the little old lady who lives with Robert Redford a rabbit One elderly resident scared children to death with a ruler while the resident crazy lady sleeps outside draped in jewels Doing It at the Dixie Dew is a traditional mystery in which everyone in town is a suspect Fortunately Beth learns she can trust a few people Welcome to Littleboro North Carolina a town for those who enjoy their mysteries Southern with a trace of eccentricity And Beth Henry's original thoughts about her little town Before she's through dealing with murder she'll see it differently This town reeked of evil as if it sat under a poison cloud and the creeks and streams ran with itRuth Moose's website is wwwruthmoosecom Characters Ö PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ✓ Ruth Moose

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Ruth Moose ✓ 2 Read & download E owner of Robert Redford a huge white rabbit; and Miss Tempie Merritt music teacher and organist who always wears hat gloves and lace trimmed white socks When Beth herself is attacked there's no time for baking muffins and stencilling pineapples on the porch She's in a race to uncover her neighbors' secrets before her hometown becomes her burial ground Doing it at the Dixie Dew is a charming and delightful debut boasting distinctly Southern personalities and a fine myste. Completely delightful The author completely nails life in a small Southern town creates delightful characters and the dramatic culmination is both completely amusing and entirely nutty I can't wait for another book with these characters I almost gave it four stars rather than five as I felt the editing could have been a little tighter to make certain parts a bit clearer but that's a minor complaint and didn't overcome my delight in the story the fact that I had to read it in one sitting and my desire for a seuel If you want an enjoyable cozy romp this is itI met the author at a writing conference and bought the book based on her personality I'm not disappointed More please