The Vineyard Victims by Ellen Crosby audiobook

The Vineyard Victims

By Ellen Crosby
Read by Christine Marshall

Blackstone Publishing 9781250076625

The Wine Country Mysteries: Book 8

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781538428801

  • ISBN: 9781538428795

  • ISBN: 9781538428818

  • ISBN: 9781538504710

Runtime: 7.95 Hours
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

Nominated for the Mary Higgins Clark Award

The death of a former presidential candidate in a fiery car crash at her Virginia vineyard has ties to a thirty-year-old murder, as well as to Lucie Montgomery’s own near-fatal accident ten years ago, as she searches for a killer who now may be stalking her.

When Jamison Vaughn―billionaire real estate mogul, Virginia vineyard owner, and unsuccessful US presidential candidate―drives his gold SUV into a stone pillar at the entrance to Montgomery Estate Vineyard, Lucie Montgomery is certain the crash was deliberate. But everyone else in Atoka, Virginia, is equally sure that Jamie must have lost control of his car on a rain-slicked country road. In spite of being saddled with massive campaign debts from the recent election, Jamie is seemingly the man with the perfect life. What possible reason could he have for committing suicide? Or was it murder?

Before long, Lucie uncovers a connection between Jamie and some of his old friends, an elite group of academics, and the brutal murder thirty years ago of a brilliant PhD student. Although a handyman is on death row for the crime, Lucie soon suspects someone else is guilty. But the investigation into the two deaths throws Lucie a curve ball when someone from her own past becomes involved, forcing her to confront old demons. Now the race to solve the mystery behind the two deaths becomes intensely personal as Lucie realizes someone wants her silenced—for good.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The intrigue grows, as does the danger to [Lucie]…Crosby keeps the reader guessing until the exciting climax.” Publishers Weekly
“Crosby continues to explore the privileged world of the Virginia hunt country with a fine mystery, solid characterization, and a shocking finale.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Ellen Crosby

Author Bio: Ellen Crosby

Ellen Crosby is the author of the Virginia Wine Country Mystery series and the Sophie Medina Mystery series, as well as the stand-alone novel Moscow Nights. She is a former freelance reporter for the Washington Post and the Moscow correspondent for ABC Radio News, and an economist at the US Senate.

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Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD, Playaway
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 7.95
Audience: Adult
Language: English