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Disappearing Acts - Secrets of Mary's Bookshop Series - Book 11

Mary is contributing to Ivy Bay’s baseball spirit by creating an exhibit full of baseball memorabilia, including her late husband’s prized game ball signed by the entire 1970 Red Sox organization. But before the exhibit is set to open, someone replaces the ball with a counterfeit one! To make matters worse, it appears as though other features in the exhibit have been stolen and replaced with fakes as well! Can Mary track down the thief and use her husband’s baseball as a means of helping a children’s charity like he intended? Find out in Disappearing Acts, an exciting mystery that tells a story of compassion like nothing else before!

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About Secrets of Mary’s Bookshop

Mary Fisher has found the perfect place to retire—right where she started. She’s moving back to Cape Cod to open Mary’s Bookshop in Ivy Bay, a quaint coastal village flanked by meandering marshes and silvery beaches. It’s the perfect place to relax with a good book on a summer day. But Mary soon discovers that this small town is full of secrets. Escape to a charming seaside town, get to know the lively characters who call this community home, and discover the mysteries in Mary’s Bookshop!

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Disappearing Acts – Book 11

It’s baseball season in Ivy Bay, and the entire town is cheering for its team, the Blue Jays. Mary has agreed to help organize and maintain an exhibit of baseball memorabilia at the town hall, even loaning her late husband’s prized possession: a ball signed by the 1970 Red Sox. But while straightening the display one day, Mary realizes her husband’s ball has been switched for a fake. Who pulled off such a clever forgery?

Soon other items are discovered to be phony as well, and Mary has quite a mystery on her hands! The playoffs mean Ivy Bay is full of people who love baseball and baseball memorabilia. As Mary investigates, she discovers her husband’s ball is worth far more than she ever imagined and that he had intended to donate it to a children’s charity before he died. Mary wants nothing more than to fulfill his wish, but she has to find the thief—and the baseball—first!

About the Author

From her first introduction to beginner readers with Dick and Jane, award-winning author Kelly Ann Riley has wanted to be a writer. She started penning tales at an early age and received special recognition for her short stories. Later, she became a reporter and the editor for her high school newspaper.

Now Kelly Ann enjoys writing romantic suspense and cozy mysteries. She lives in Alabama with her family and numerous pets. She loves visiting the East Coast and Cape Cod. Kelly Ann is an avid reader and, like Mary, enjoys spending leisurely hours with a good mystery. You can contact her through her Web site at

Book Details
Author: Kelly Ann Riley
Page Count: 273 pages