Nancy Pickard is the creator of the acclaimed Jenny Cain mystery series. She has won the Anthony Award, two Macavity Awards, and two Agatha Awards for her novels. She is a three-time Edgar Award nominee, most recently for her first Marie Lightfoot mystery, The Whole Truth, which was a national bestseller. With Lynn Lott, Pickard co-authored Seven Steps on the Writer’s Path. She has been a national board member of the Mystery Writers of America, as well as the president of Sisters in Crime. She lives in Prairie Village, Kansas. Visit her website at www.nancypickardmysteries.com.
Generous Death (Jenny Cain Series #1)by Nancy Pickard
As director of the Port Frederick Civic Foundation, Jenny Cain is privy to the charitable intentions of the town's wealthiest citizens. There's eccentric old Arnie Culverson, who's promised millions to the local art museum. Who's found there one bright winter morning, neatly tucked into a priceless antique Chinese bed. With pillow and blanket. Dead. Then another dearly beloved donor dies in the night. And the killer leaves behind a nasty rhyme suggesting rich and beautiful Jenny will be next!
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This book was pretty good and i am excited to read the rest of this series! I love Nancy Pickard novels her mysteries are so good and keep you guessing till the end!
I really enjoyed this book and plan to order the sequel asap. I will say that editing left something to be desired. Lots of misspellel words.
This novel kept me on the edge of my seat and turning pages as fast as possible. Loved the characters and didn't really guess who done it. It was a real surprise!!