Mysterious Reviews Home

The River Killings

A Zoe Hayes Mystery by Merry Jones

The River Killings by Merry Jones

Synopsis (from the publisher): On summer vacation from her job as an art therapist, Zoe Hayes, a divorced art therapist with a six-year-old adopted daughter, takes a sculling class for fun with her best friend, Susan Cummings. One evening, while her daughter Molly waits with Susan's children at the boathouse on the banks of the Schuylkill River, Zoe rows off with Susan to practice for an upcoming regatta. When Susan's oar catches on some flotsam (which turns out to be a woman's dress), the boat flips, and the two find themselves in deep waters with not just one but an entire throng of floating bodies.

Someone along Philadelphia's Boathouse Row is a murderer, but who? After Zoe argues with Detective Nick Stiles, her boyfriend, she and Molly head out to the river at night. There, Zoe uncovers a sinister plot that she and Molly might not be able to escape.

Amazon.com Print and/or Kindle Edition Barnes&Noble NookBook Abe Books The Book Depository: Free Worldwide Shipping Biblio Alibris Books-a-Million

Clicking on the above button(s) will open a new window or tab on the respective vendor's website with more information about purchasing this book. (Links to Abe Books, Alibris, Biblio.com, and Books-a-Million are to the home page only.) Availability of books from listed vendors is subject to change without notice.

Mysterious Reviews is a participant in several affiliate programs that may provide a commission or advertising fee as the result of a product sale; see our full disclosure on the About page.

Books-a-Million tracking Alibris tracking Biblio tracking

— ♦ —

The River Killings by Merry Jones

The River Killings by Merry Jones A Zoe Hayes Mystery

Publisher: Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover
ISBN-13: 978-0-312-33041-5
Publication Date: October 2006
List Price: $23.95

Return to Review