A Death in the Family by Marlene Bateman

February 24, 2014 | 2 Comments
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Erica and her family happily anticipate Grandma Blanche’s eighty-first birthday celebration in the picturesque town of Florence, Oregon. But when the feisty matriarch, a savvy businesswoman, enlists Erica’s help in an investigation of her company, things quickly get sticky.

Before the investigation can begin, Blanche’s unexpected death leaves Erica with more questions than answers—and it is soon clear that Grandma’s passing was anything but natural: she was murdered.

When another relative becomes the next victim of someone with a taste for homicide, Erica uses her flair for cooking to butter up local law enforcement and gather clues. As she narrowly escapes becoming the third victim, Erica is more determined than ever to solve the case—before she bites off more than she can chew.

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Title: A Death in the Family (Erica Coleman #2)

Author: Marlene Bateman

Publisher: Covenant

Release Date: February 3, 2014

ISBN: 978-1621085737

Formats: 320 pages, 6×9, softcover; e-book

Genre: Cozy Mystery/Suspense

Erica Coleman Mysteries: Motive for Murder (book 1)



2 responses to “A Death in the Family by Marlene Bateman

  1. Shauna Wheelwright

    Marlene continues the Erica Coleman mystery in a WONDERFULLY INTRIGUING way!

    Emotions will flare…
    Accusations will fly…
    And fingers will point…

    Wait until you find out who really did it and WHY! GREAT TWIST!
    LOVED LOVED LOVED IT!

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