At the urging of her best friend, eden decides to embark on an open-ended trip to the picturesque village of Glenkillen in the Scottish Highlands, bestselling author Ami Pederson, to do some hands-on research for a book of her own. But almost as soon as eden arrives in the quaint town, she gets caught up in a very real drama… The town’s sheep shearer is found murdered—clipped with his own shears—and the locals suspect Vicki MacBride, an outsider whose father’s recent death left her the surprise heir to his lucrative sheep farm.
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Hooked on Ewe A Scottish Highlands Mystery Book 2Berkley #ad - In this novel in the national bestselling scottish Highlands Mystery series, aspiring romance novelist Eden Elliott discovers the landscape isn’t the only thing that’s dramatic when a local woman is done in. Now eden feels compelled to honor her commitment as constable and herd together the clues, figure out which ones are dogs, and which ones will lead to a ruthless killer.
. Fortunately it’s in name only, since not much happens in Glenkillen. It’s early september in glenkillen, Scotland, when American expat and budding romance novelist Eden Elliott is recruited by the local inspector to act as a special constable. For now eden has her hands full with other things: preparing for the sheepdog trial on the MacBride farm—a fundraiser for the local hospice—and helping her friend Vicki with her first yarn club skein-of-the-month deliveries.
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Dressed to Kilt A Scottish Highlands Mystery Book 3Berkley #ad - Winter is leaving the residents of Glenkillen snowbound, but Eden isn’t about to let the weather dampen her spirits. But her classy date turns into a major party foul after a woman is found drowned in one of the vats of alcohol. With only a little time left in scotland, she’s determined to make the most of it—starting with attending a fancy whisky tasting with local looker Leith Cameron.
The national bestselling author of Hooked on Ewe is back with a mysterious murder that leaves the Scottish village of Glenkillen shaken and stirred. Now, in order to find the proof she needs to put the murderer behind bars, she’ll have to take a shot at unearthing her family’s past—before she herself winds up buried.
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National bestselling author hannah reed returns with her fourth scottish highland mystery, in which she is swept up in a murder following a Sir Walter Scott celebration…Spring is here, and Eden Elliott has settled into her new life in the picturesque village of Glenkillen working on her next romance novel and volunteering as a constable in her spare time.
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The Cracked Spine: A Scottish Bookshop MysteryMinotaur Books #ad - But before she can settle into her new life, a precious artifact goes missing, and Edwin’s sister is brutally murdered. A humble book and rare manuscript shop seeks a keenly intelligent investigator to assist us in our search for things thought lost, and in our quest to return lost items to their rightful owners.
Wanted: a bold adventurer who wants to travel the world from a comfortable and safe spot behind a desk that has seen the likes of kings and queens, paupers and princes. Her new boss, has given her the opportunity of a lifetime, Edwin MacAlister, albeit a cryptic one, and Delaney can’t wait to take her spot behind the desk.
Never an adventurer, no one was more surprised than delaney Nichols when she packed her bags and moved halfway across the world to Edinburgh, Scotland to start a job at The Cracked Spine, a bookshop located in the heart of the city. The cracked spine is filled with everything a book lover could want, each item as eclectic as the people who work there; the spirited and lovable Rosie, a nineteen-year-old thespian with a colored past and bright future; and Edwin, who always has tiny dog Hector in tow; Hamlet, who is just as enigmatic and mysterious as Delaney expected.
The Cracked Spine: A Scottish Bookshop Mystery #ad - An extra bonus is tom the bartender from across the street, with his cobalt eyes, and a gentle brogue—and it doesn’t hurt that he looks awfully good in a kilt. Never did delaney think that searching for things lost could mean a killer, but if she’s to keep her job, and protect her new friends, she’ll need to learn the truth behind this Scottish tragedy.
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. Instinct tells her to take the pages and hide them under her jacket. Unfortunately, the foot’s owner is very much dead and, based on the William Wallace costume he’s wearing, perfectly matches the description of the man who was supposed to bring the Oor Wullie. Her latest task includes a trip to castle doune, to retrieve a hard-to-find edition of an old Scottish comic, a castle not far out of Edinburgh, an “Oor Wullie, ” in a cloak and dagger transaction that Edwin has orchestrated.
Of Books and Bagpipes: A Scottish Bookshop Mystery #ad - While taking in the sights of the distant Highlands from the castle’s ramparts, Delaney is startled when she spots a sandal-clad foot at the other end of the roof. As delaney rushes to call off some approaching tourists and find the police, she comes across the Oor Wullie, its pages torn and fluttering around a side wall of the castle.
Delaney nichols has settled so comfortably into her new life in Edinburgh that she truly feels it’s become more home than her once beloved Kansas.
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With a little help and sometimes hindrance from family and friends, Story must find her way out of a very sticky situation.
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In it are various trinkets, but what really catches Delaney's eye is a worn copy of A Christmas Carol, where she also finds an old photo tucked inside. On the back is a name, which leads her to a woman whose granddaughter has gone missing. Between mugs of hot chocolate and nibbles of gingerbread, Delaney has been given the task of tracking down the provenance of a mysterious box of objects that her boss, Edwin, has recently acquired.
Lost Books and Old Bones: A Scottish Bookshop MysteryMinotaur Books #ad - Delaney takes it upon herself to help bring the murderer to justice. Set in edinburgh, scotland, lost books and Old Bones is a delightful new mystery by Paige Shelton, featuring bookseller and amateur sleuth Delaney Nichols. The shop is a place filled with curiosities and surprises tucked into every shelf, and it’s Delaney’s job to research the rare tomes and obscure artifacts that people come to buy and sell.
Her boss, edwin macalister, agrees to buy the multivolume set, perhaps even to keep for his own collection. But not long after the sale, one of delaney’s new friends is found murdered in the alley behind the Cracked Spine, and she wonders if there is some nefarious connection between the origin of these books and the people whose hands they fell into.
Lost Books and Old Bones: A Scottish Bookshop Mystery #ad - During her investigation, delaney she finds some old scalpels in the bookshop’s warehouse—she and discovers that they belonged to a long-dead doctor whose story and ties to the past crimes of Burke and Hare might be connected to the present-day murder. It’s all delaney can do to race to solve this crime before time runs out and she ends up in a victim on the slab herself.
. Delaney nichols, originally of kansas but settling happily into her new life as a bookseller in Edinburgh, works at the Cracked Spine in the heart of town. When her new friends, come to the shop to sell a collection of antique medical books, also students at the medical school, Delaney knows she’s stumbled across a rare and important find indeed.
The Loch Ness Papers: A Scottish Bookshop MysteryMinotaur Books #ad - Determined to help Norval, she sets out to learn the truth. But when his nephew is found dead, the police decide Norval's obsession has moved from monsters to murder. With a wedding to plan, delaney's plate is full to bursting, and the arrival of an over-the-top Texan with a wildly valuable book, her family arriving soon from Kansas, but she can't abandon her new friend.
. The loch ness buries its secrets deeply, but Delaney is determined to dig them up—whether Nessie likes it or not. Set in edinburgh, scotland, the Loch Ness Papers is the fourth in the Scottish Bookshop series by Paige Shelton. Bookseller delaney nichols befriends a loch ness monster enthusiast; when he stands accused of murder she'll do whatever it takes to learn who the killer is—and whether Nessie herself is really lurking in the Scottish waters.
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Outside the church where delaney is searching for another reverend, she stumbles across Norval Fraser: an elderly man obsessed with the Loch Ness monster. Always attracted to the interesting and unusual, Delaney befriends Norval.