Gumboots, Gumshoes and Murder by Laura Hesse
Approx. 64,940 words.
Published on July 7, 2011.
When Sgt Betty Bruce and her pot-bellied pig, Gertrude, discover widow Eliza Bone floating upside down in her fish tank, the one clue left at the scene is a set of muddy gumboot prints. Their problem: everyone on Seal Island wears gumboots.
It's Murder She Wrote meets Fargo in this Agatha Christie style of murder/mystery series with a distinctly west coast flavor.