When her teenage son and other kids are imprisoned for misdemeanors, a woman hires private investigator Spenser to find the truth behind a corrupt judge's unusually hard sentencing practices for minors. 8/2016
Mary Frances "Frankie" Lombard is fiercely in love with her family's sprawling apple orchard and the tangled web of family members who inhabit it…Change is inevitable, and threats of urbanization, disinheritance, and college applications shake the foundation of Frankie's roots.
Elizabeth Peters writes a series of books about a British gentlewoman Amelia Peabody who indulges in her passion for Egyptology in Egypt and is constantly facing an adventure with mystery and suspense. The reader is relegated with tidbits about this country, its history /culture and so much more. You learned to appreciate her love for Egypt. Love her!