Shady Characters - Secrets of Mary's Bookshop Series - Book 22
Henry is excited about his new car—a 1955 Buick Century— and he invites Mary over to see it. However, when Henry goes off to investigate a few strange sounds emanating from his garage, Mary finds him lying unconscious and a mysterious, indistinguishable figure running away. With Henry lying in a coma, it’s up to Mary to investigate the matter and uncover the individual who harmed her friend. A series of strange events, however, makes her wonder about the extent to which Henry is in over his head.
About Shady Characters
When Mary receives a call from her friend Henry, inviting her over to see his new classic car, she immediately accepts. Henry is thrilled with his 1955 Buick Century, which he bought at the local auto show, and can’t wait to show it to her. Their dinner is interrupted, however, by some strange noises in the garage. Henry goes to investigate, and Mary hears a struggle. When she reaches the garage a few seconds later, she find the door of the Century open, a shadowy figure running off into the night, and Henry unconscious on the ground. As her friend lies in a coma, Mary sets out to discover who broke into his car and why. When she notices a strange man following her and lurking outside the hospital room, Mary wonders just how much trouble Henry is in.