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The second book in the Dr. Genevieve Summerford mystery series, A PROMISE OF RUIN follows Genevieve as she is drawn into the investigation of a young Italian immigrant woman who has gone missing, and walks straight into New York's underworld.
As Dr. Genevieve Summerford watches from the docks, the body of a young Italian woman is pulled from the East River, dampening the city's Independence Day festivities. Although the police suspect random violence, when Genevieve is asked to help find another young Italian woman who's gone missing, she wonders if something more sinister might be afoot. Read more... 
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"This book is about far more than just the war, or even elephants. This is the story of friendship, loyalty and breathtaking bravery that transcends species. . . .Elephant Company is nothing less than a sweeping tale, masterfully written." -- Sara Gruen, The New York Times Book Review

"Splendid . . . Blending biography, history, and wildlife biology, Vicki Constantine] Croke's story is an often moving account of Billy] Williams, who earned the sobriquet Elephant Bill, and his unusual bond with the largest land mammals on earth."-- The Boston Globe

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"Are you looking for a good summer mystery? Pick up Martin Walker's The Templar's Last Secret. This well plotted mystery involves a fatal accident, an ancient historical site, archeologists, secret police, and terrorists. To unwind from investigations, join Bruno, Chief of Police, as he wines and dines his friends with locally produced meals." -Pat 
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