By Patricia Sprinkle
Katharine Murray's based Atlanta domestic has been viciously vandalized! She's ready to commit all her time to getting it again in tip-top shape—until she meets Bara Weidenauer. as soon as a picture-perfect socialite, Bara has fallen on a few demanding instances. Her husband, Foley, has hightailed it out in their marriage, and she's confident he will attempt to take her for each penny she's bought. whereas scouring her apartment for whatever of price to conceal from her grasping ex, Bara unearths a field of army medals that when belonged to her father, a cherished warfare hero. wanting to comprehend the tale in the back of those beneficial trinkets, she enlists Katharine's aid.
yet as Katharine digs deeper into Weidenauer relations heritage, she discovers that every thing Bara believed approximately her father can have been a lie. And while Foley is located shot to demise, Bara's global turns to accomplish chaos. it is as much as Katharine to show this family's secrets and techniques from the prior and the current . . . or the long run should be very grim certainly.
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She asked Scotty. ” “Sorry, hon, I don’t. But I’m going to need some money on your account.
But getting back to Bara and Winnie—” “I know about Winnie. ’ That’s not Tom, that’s too many banquet introductions to count. But Winnie’s dead. ” “In a minute. Did you ever know Winnie’s son, Winston Arthur Junior? Of course you didn’t. He was killed before you came. Not to speak ill of the dead, but Art was a lot like Nettie—stuffy, rigid, self-righteous. I think he must have been a disappointment to Winnie, although I never heard him say so, but Nettie adored him. The light of Winnie’s life was Bara, who was five years younger.
Next thing I know, you’re over there pouring coffee, and I’m getting coerced into teaching somebody to read. Never trust a do-gooder. They’re too easily sidetracked by another good deed. ” Katharine remembered the good deed she had originally come to perform. “Do you want me to drive you home, Bara? I could walk home from there. ” Bara struggled to her feet. “I am fine. ” Katharine couldn’t blame Murdoch for looking nervous. “You blamed me in front of everybody for not coming to get you. ” Bara caught her cousin firmly by the elbow and steered her out.
Daughter of Deceit by Patricia Sprinkle