Murder is for the Birds
Author: Pat McGrath Avery
Publisher: The Page Turns (2011)
Binding: Paperback, 168 pages
Stir birding, books and murder into a pot and tension boils as Hap Lynch and his trusty sidekick, Luke, help Detective Rachel Vasquez solve the mystery. Set in the Rio Grande Valley, nature's beauty turns ugly when a dead body is discovered. This is the second Hap Lynch mystery. The first book, Murder Takes a Ride, is set in Branson, Missouri.
Author Pat McGrath Avery has hit a home run with her book Murder is for the Birds. This is a fairly short mystery story that any lover of the cozy should read. Great relaxer for the frequent traveler. Read it, enjoy it, and you may just learn something about birds and bird watching in the process!
Reviewed by: Bob Doerr (2012)