Mysteries of Lancaster County Book 16: Collateral Damage
Author: Deanna Julie Dodson
Collateral Damage is the 16th book in the Mysteries of Lancaster County mystery fiction series.
Elizabeth Classen is delighted when her high school sweetheart, Peter Russell, comes to town, but she quickly realizes that he’s had a difficult life since he left Bird-in-Hand many years earlier. All he wants now is to reconnect with his daughter, Crystal, and get to know his teenage granddaughter, Willow. However, the gulf between father and daughter only grows wider when Crystal’s valuable diamond pendant disappears and she accuses Peter of theft. Can Elizabeth clear his name before it’s too late for this family to reconcile?
Meanwhile, Martha and Mary clash when Mary’s little grandson, Nick, comes to stay for a few days. They are soon reminded that it’s been quite a while since they were responsible for a baby. Can they find a way to compromise and work together to take care of little Nick?
Welcome to Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania, a quaint village in Lancaster County. This peaceful place is a heartening step back in time to a simpler life when folks cherished time spent with family and friends. It’s easy to see God’s hand at work here as you look at the rolling green hills, well-tended farms, gardens bursting with flowers, and of course, smell the scent of home-baked goodies carried by the breeze. No wonder Elizabeth, Mary, and Martha Classen are so happy to be back and taking over Secondhand Blessings the store that’s been in their family for generations. Each sister returns to their beloved childhood home with their own assortment of pets and grown kids that visit, longing for a fresh start in life. As the Classen sisters juggle home, work, and relationships, they find themselves stumbling across mysteries and surprises amid the quilts and flea market finds.
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