The Mourning Beads

Can Maggie find the real killer when her teenage student threatens to strangle someone with a jet-black necklace… hours before the woman is found dead? And what secret is Reese hiding from the world? Can she help him face the truth about his past?


Maggie McJasper is starting over in a little California beach town. She has a bead shop, a nice circle of friends, and a handsome movie star who keeps flirting with her. Life would be pretty great if she could just stop stumbling over dead bodies….
Do you like dogs, crafts, muffins, quirky friends, a slow-building romance between grownups who genuinely like each other, and a twisty little mystery with red herrings galore? Then this is for you.
The Maggie & Jasper Capers are fun and flirty cozies, with no swearing or love scenes, and no gruesome violence to keep you up at night.

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