A Jubilee Showboat Mystery, Book 1
Copyright 2011 by Cynthia Thomason
A Jubilee Showboat Mystery
Apple Creek, Ohio, 1898
“Oh, for Heaven’s sakes!” Gwen Barlow choked back a mild oath, plucked a tightly curled strand of strawberry blond hair off her flushed cheek and shot a piercing glance around the perfectly organized row of books. Robbie Simpson ought to know better than to bellow her name in a hushed library. How many times did she have to tell her new assistant to whisper, and that nothing short of a fire or flood was urgent enough to upset the quiet dignity of a place of meditation and learning?