“Mrs. Mallory and a Necessary End”

by

is a cozy English mystery by Hazel Holt.  For those of us who like a mystery without a lot of gore and violence, the Mrs. Mallory series is a perfect fit.  In Holt’s latest edition, the widow, Mrs. Mallory, has a hard time saying no to those in need and agrees to cover shifts for a friend who works in the village thrift shop (Johanna!!).  The man who manages the shop is disagreeable and difficult to get along with.  When he turns up dead in the shop, the suspects are plentiful-  including his much aligned wife and son. Mrs. Mallory does some innocent digging around to uncover clues and track down the murderer.  A very quick read with a warm blanket and a cuppa tea.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: