By Francine Mathews
Merry Folger is greater than prepared for a romantic holiday together with her fiancé Peter whilst fate--and her police leader father--intervenes. Twenty-one-year-old Jay Santorski by no means must have drowned within the frigid waters off the Nantucket shore. What used to be the athlete, Harvard pupil, and part-time scalloper doing out by myself within the storm-churned bay?
At her father's insistence--and over Peter's objections--Merry returns to the island to enquire, in basic terms to be faced at each flip by way of fake leads and lifeless ends. And Police leader John Folger is at the back of too a lot of those roadblocks. For the 1st time, Merry starts to think she can't belief her lifelong function model--her personal father
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She pulled open the top drawer and found it filled with books. They were of a technical and specialized nature and Nancy doubted that they would lend a clue. “I’ll look at them later,” she decided, closing the drawer. Next she drew out the large second drawer. Before Nancy had a chance to find out what it contained, there was a sudden explosion inside the drawer. It tore the file cabinet apart. The force knocked Nancy against the opposite wall, but fortunately she was not hit by any of the flying debris.
Bess said with a little giggle. ” Nancy was startled by the suggestion and hastened to assure her friends this was not the situation. ” Nancy nodded. “Dad mentioned he has a case he thought I’d like to work on with you girls. ” George echoed. ” “Yes,” Nancy agreed. ” George burst out. ” “I haven’t told him,” Nancy replied. “And what’s more, I’m not going to. Maybe he asked Marty to take over and—” “Don’t be silly,” Bess cut in. ” Nancy wanted to believe this was true. But as Bess tried to console her friend, the young detective’s thoughts drifted off.
At once Nancy, Bess, and George wanted to know the full story of the theft. They jumped into the convertible and Nancy sped to the scene. Could there be any connection between the burglary and the mysterious disappearance of Crosson and Ned? Nancy wondered. CHAPTER VII The Explosion WHEN Nancy, Bess, and George reached the laboratory, they found the entrance door wide open. Professor Titus, who was in charge of the department, and a policeman were at work hunting for clues to the burglar’s identity.
Death in a Cold Hard Light (Nantucket Mysteries, Book 4) by Francine Mathews