Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Taker by Patricia Meredith
"A vivid and intense historical thriller featuring murder and mystery, mayhem and madness in 1901 Spokane." - New York Times bestselling author William H Keith
Join us Wednesday, October 13th for an event with Patricia Meredith to celebrate the release of the first book in her Spokane Clock Tower Mysteries series, Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Taker.
Complimentary bottled water and treats from Sweet Frostings will be availabl
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About the author:
Patricia Meredith is an author of historical and cozy mysteries. She currently lives just outside Spokane, Washington on a farm with peacocks, ducks, guinea fowl, chickens, and sheep. When she’s notwriting, she’s playing board games with her husband, creating imaginary
worlds with her two children, or out in the garden reading a good book with a cup of tea.
Before taking the dive into mystery, Patricia Meredith was the fiction editor of more than twenty novels and miscellaneous publications, working with magazines, businesses, and publishers on a variety of projects from art books (such as The Art of George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire) to fantasy novels (such as Rising Sun, Falling Shadows, winner of the 2013 Scribe Award for Best Original Novel). She hasworked with such names as George R.R. Martin, Tracy Hickman, and William H. Keith.
About the book:
Archie Prescot has traveled across the country to design the now-iconic Spokane clock tower for the new Great Northern Railroad Depot. When his talent for creating unique clock chimes connects him with a local patroness, he is thrilled, until she is discovered dead in the workshop of his new colleague. Her grand home on the South Hill provides ample suspects, as Archie works with his lodgers, Detective Carew and his twin brother, to prove his fellow inventor and himself innocent of the crime. While on the hunt for the murderer, romance crops up when a young lady crosses his path with a mysterious past of her own. Six intersecting storylines create a cohesive look at a convoluted murder that will require all points of view to discover the truth...
Archie Prescot has traveled across the country to design the now-iconic Spokane clock tower for the new Great Northern Railroad Depot. When his talent for creating unique clock chimes connects him with a local patroness, he is thrilled, until she is discovered dead in the workshop of his new colleague.