By Nero Blanc
Five yule mysteries for readers to unravel in addition to crossword legend Belle Graham and PI Rosco Polycrates
The husband-and-wife sleuth crew is again in 5 stories of vacation secret and mayhem. “Holly, Jolly Roger” takes Belle and Rosco to sunny St. Lucia within the Caribbean as they fight to decipher the clues to a mythical buried treasure. “The secret of Wordsworth House” could stay simply that except Belle and Rosco can flip their remain at a snowy Montreal resort right into a probability for a kin to unravel the riddle in their previous . . . with assistance from a ghost. There’s no position like Las Vegas for the vacations, yet “A Crossworder’s Gift” may perhaps by no means achieve its meant recipient if Belle can’t fit up the out-of-order clues strewn all through a excessive roller’s suite to shape a crossword puzzle that would result in the money. visitor of honor at a puzzle conference close to the Grand Canyon, Belle—with the aid of her detective husband, Rosco—must resolve a murdered crossworder’s final puzzle and testomony in “The Eraser’s Edge.” while a snow fall strands a five-woman stitching circle, a “Cross Stitch” in time may well save—or destroy—reputations and lives if a complicated fact a few lifeless heiress is revealed.
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He sent the Marlin forward at a mere two knots to the hour, scanning the coast about Tathra and taking constant bearings from Bunga Head. The upper part of his body rested on the roof of the shelter and his hands protected his eyes from the near light. Apparently undirected, the Marlin began a series of zig-zags, curves and giant circles. 24 Steadying himself by holding to the mast and the port mast stay, Jack Wilton ceaselessly scanned the sea with greater mental concentration than ever he had watched for a fin.
There is a man here, a Joseph Peace, who is going to be of great assistance to me. Officially he is regarded as being a crank because of his claim that he can define the direction of a succession of sea currents. Possibly I have been termed a crank for the reason that I can follow tracks not to be seen by ordinary men. Peace, I understand, is mate to a Jack Wilton, who owns a launch named Marlin. ” “Wilton will be glad of the engagement,” Blade hastened to say. “The Do-me affair has cast a shadow over Bermagui and the place is not popular just now.