Sixty Year Old Retiree Chris Landrum Has Simple Needs Stay Healthy, Avoid Sunburns, And Steer Clear Of Vacationers On The Small South Carolina Island Where He Hopes To Live Out His Remaining Years But When Local Teenager Samuel Perkins Pulls Chris Aside And Tells Him He Just Witnessed The Kidnapping Of A Beauty Queen Right Off Folly Beach, Chris Wonders If His Hopes For A Peaceful Retirement Have Just Disappeared With The SunsetWhile Chris And His Close Friend, Charles A Faux Detective Contemplate Whether Samuel Actually Witnessed A Horrific Crime, Dead Bodies Begin Appearing On Folly Beach But With Trouble Brewing Within The Ranks Of The Police Department And A Newly Elected Mayor Nurturing A Vendetta Against Chris, The Two Men Have Their Work Cut Out For Them As They Launch Their Own Investigation As The Body Count Rises And The List Of Suspects Increases, Charles Suddenly Becomes The Target For A Serial Killer Intent On Eliminating Anyone Who Gets In His WayIn This New Installment In The Folly Beach Mystery Series, Chris And Charles Must Rely On Help From A Few Eclectic Acquaintances In Order To Solve The Murders Before A Coldblooded Murderer Strikes Again This is the first of the Folly Beach series by Bill Noel that I have read and it was a pleasure Characterizations were wonderful I think I know some of these people and the story was intriguing I will definitely read in this series and was pleasantly surprised to learn that there really is a Folly Beach, South Carolina I am giving serious thought to adding it to my list of places to visit. Bill Noel has a talent for making his characters real Read his books as soon as they come available. Chris Landrum is soaking up his semi retired life in Folly Beach, South Carolina Surrounded by his unique neighbors, Chris and his best friend Charles, find themselves in the middle of another police investigation This time, young Samuel has possibly seen a woman being abducted and women are turning up dead It is up to Chris and Charles to solve this mystery and this time they have help from Charles s Aunt M.Bill Noel has done it again with this latest novel in the Folly Beach Mystery Series Between the odd cast of characters and the small town setting, readers will be laughing out loud while trying to solve this latest mystery This is an easy read and a light hearted mystery book Recommend this book for fans of cozy mysteries.Fran and Bess enjoy reading this series, too As Bess says, Reading each new book is like visiting old friends Notes This review was written for My Sister s Books.This review was originally posted on my website, Ariesgrl Book Reviews. Another great story of mystery on Folly BeachThe stories keep getting better I love the addition of Aunt Melinda I do enjoy mysteries where the good guys win Bill Noel s Missing is a gripping whodunit that keeps you turning the pages And when you discover who does the dirty deeds, there s still to keep your attention Noel brings back his usual cast of characters and added some new faces and a few unlikable ones I ve enjoyed his previous books in the Folly Beach Mystery series but believe this is his best offering because of the variety of distinctive characters I look forward to the next installment. Every year the newest Folly Beach mystery is my first summer read. Excellent characters, funny and I love the setting.I plan to read all of this series Can t put them down.Looking forward to the next book.Highly recommend them. Great mysteryNoel draws you in with new characters to keep you guessing until the end Love the connections with Folly Beach. Pure pleasure for anyone looking for a beach read This is my summer of escape and this sure fit the bill I love the characters and the Outter Banks setting And a great fell good ending.
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- 07 January 2019 Bill Noel