When an ambitious hotelier announces that he will be converting Springwood Hall into a smart country hotel, his plan is greeted with a chorus of local disapproval, led by the fearsome Hope Mapple, head of the Society for the Preservation of Historical Bamford. So the grand opening, to which all are invited, promises to be a lively affair, particularly since Hope is planning a disruptive protest "streak". However, Hope is to be unwittingly upstaged by the discovery of a recently murdered body on the premises. Chief Inspector Markby and his guest Meredith Mitchell's summer treat has suddenly become a horribly sobering crime scene.More
"Good pacing, a well-organized plot, a wry sense of humor, and quirky characters." (
Library Journal)"Judith Boyd's warm, slightly vibrato voice heightens the appeal of this delightful addition to Granger's popular...mystery series." (
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Entertaining murder mystery