Dashing Through The Snow ( CD)
|In the charming village of Branscombe, New Hampshire, the townsfolk are all pitching in to prepare for the first (and many hope annual) Festival of Joy. The night before the festival begins, a group of employees at the local market learn that they have won $160 million in the lottery. One of their co-workers, Duncan, decided at the last minute, on the advice of a pair of crooks masquerading as financial advisers, not to play. Then he goes missing. A second winning lottery ticket was purchased in the next town, but the winner hasn''t come forward. Could Duncan have secretly bought it?|
The Clarks'' endearing heroes--amateur sleuth Alvirah Meehan and private investigator Regan Reilly--have arrived in Branscombe for the festival. They are just the people to find out what is amiss. As they dig beneath the surface, they find that life in Branscombe is not as tranquil as it appears. So much for an old-fashioned weekend in the country. Filled with suspense and humor, "Dashing Through the Snow" is a heartwarming thriller, that rates "a cheerful ho, ho, ho" ("Publishers Weekly").
From the Publisher:
From the beloved mother-daughter duo of Mary Higgins Clark, America’s Queen of Suspense, and Carol Higgins Clark, author of the hugely popular Regan Reilly series, comes Dashing Through the Snow, a holiday treat loaded with as many surprises as Santa’s sleigh.
In picturesque Branscombe, New Hampshire, on the night before the village’s first (and many hope annual) Festival of Joy, a group of employees at the local market learn they have won $180 million in the lottery. But the one worker, Duncan, who decided at the last moment not to play, is nowhere to be found. And while a second winning ticket was purchased in the next town, that winner hasn’t come forward. Could Duncan have secretly bought it?
Alvirah Meehan, amateur sleuth, and private investigator Regan Reilly have arrived in town for the festival. And as they dig beneath the surface, they find that life in little Branscombe is not as tranquil as it appears. But while Alvirah and Regan have to put aside their visions of an old-fashioned weekend in the country, this fast-paced holiday caper is sure to keep you dashing through the pages.
Mary Higgins Clark teams up with her daughter Carol Higgins Clark for this engrossing mystery romance. Sleuth Alvirah Meehan and P.I. Regan Reilly travel to small town New Hampshire for to join the town's Festival of Joy. Once they arrive, they become embroiled in a mystery surrounding a huge lottery jackpot. The man who conjured the winning numbers appears to be missing, and the town is desperate to find him. The Clark women have previously teamed up for HE SEES YOU WHEN YOU'RE SLEEPING and THE CHRISTMAS THIEF.