As the holidays approach, all is merry and bright for
Inspector Witherspoon, Mrs. Jeffries, and the staff at Upper
Edmonton Gardens...but murder knows no season.
MURDER UPON A MIDNIGHT CLEAR
Christopher Gilhaney isnâ€™t a popular man, and he proves why
once again when he insults every guest at Abigail Chaseâ€™s
Guy Fawkes Night dinner party. When Gilhaney is shot dead
under the cover of the nightâ€™s fireworks, his murder is
deemed a robbery gone wrong. But when the case hasnâ€™t been
solved six weeks later, Inspector Witherspoon is called upon
to find the killerâ€”and quickly!
With Christmas almost here, Inspector Witherspoon and
everyone in his household is upset at the possibility of
having to cancel their holiday plansâ€”all to solve a case
that seems impossible. Only Luty Belle, Ruth, and Mrs.
Goodge refuse to give up and let the crime become a cold
case. In fact, the American heiress, the charming next-door
neighbor, and the formidable cook use all of their
persuasive powers to get the others on board, because these
three wise women know justice doesnâ€™t take time off for