Who is kidnapping babies in Pine Hollow Arkansas? Is is Leslie Richards, the new woman in town and a damn Yankee? Corrupt Sheriff Bates decides maybe it is, and has her arrested, despite thin circumstantial evidence. Bates has to arrest someone before the mob bosses from Chicago come down for a big meeting in Hot Springs. The mob rules Hot Springs in 1961. And own Sheriff Bates.
Leslie has come to Pine Hollow from New York with her daughter to escape secrets from her past and a broken relationship. She soon discovers that there is little peace for her in Pine Hollow.
Set in 1961, this historical mystery explores law-enforcement corruption and the beginnings of the Civil Rights Movement in Arkansas. It’s a bargain read at only $2.99 for the e-book.