Bedlam at the Brickyard is a collection of fifteen stories written by some of today's best emerging mystery writers. This delightful collection revolves around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's 400-mile stock car race and the festivities that surround it. There are stories involving bootleggers and the beginnings of stock car racing, drivers and fans. There are stories of revenge, cover-ups, memorabilia collecting, the paranormal, racing superstitions, and more. Each story is punctuated by a historical narrative or statistical chart to enlighten as well as entertain.
All the stories are written by members of the Speed City Indiana Chapter of Sisters in Crime and edited by Brenda Robertson Stewart, mystery author and editor of the award winning Racing Can Be Murder, and Wanda Lou Willis, Indiana folklore historian and author of the Haunted Hoosier Trails series of books.
|Publisher:||Blue River Press|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)|
About the Author
Brenda Robertson Stewart is a figurative artist, forensic artist, and mystery author. She is the editor for the award winning Racing Can Be Murder and is the author of Power in the Blood.
Wanda Lou Willis, a folklore historian and author of Haunted Hoosier Trails and More Haunted Hoosier Trails.
Table of Contents
Foreword James Alexander Thom 9
The Ballad of the Midnight Traveler S. M. Harding 12
One Last Race Sherita Saffer Campbell 28
A Dangerous Habit Jaci Muzamel 43
A Crowd Pleaser Marianne Halbert 59
Boneyard Busted Diana Catt 73
I Love You, Jeff Gordon Joan Bruce 88
One Dead Scooter D.B. Reddick 101
A Lucky Guy D. L. Hartmann 113
The Collectors Tamara Phillips 123
Tarnished Legacy Andrea Smith 139
The Missing CD M. B. Dabney 159
Picture Perfect Victoria A. Stewart 181
Roadkill Suzanne Leiphart 197
Lady Luck S. Ashley Couts 208
The Race Is On Brenda Robertson Stewart 231