Merry Abbot Carriage Driving Mysteries
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(3.9 based on 16 ratings)
  • 1
    The Cart Before The Corpse (The Merry Abbot Carriage-Driving Mystery) | Carolyn McSparren

    The Cart Before The Corpse (The Merry Abbot Carriage-Driving Mystery)

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 25 mins)
    • By Carolyn McSparren
    • Narrated By Erin Novotny
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Famous southern carriage-horse trainer Hiram Lackland, a handsome widower, dies mysteriously after retiring to a farm outside Mossy Creek. His estranged daughter, Merry Abbot, also a horse trainer, arrives to settle his estate. But Merry quickly plunges into bit-chomping dilemmas when her father's friend and landlord, mystery-novel maven Peggy Caldwell, insists he was murdered. Before Merry can so much as snap a buggy rein, a handsome and annoying GBI investigator, Geoff Madison, is on her case....

    Good beginning for a new series

    I have never read a book by this author. I was pleasantly surprised. The story was funny and interesting. This is the first cozy mystery in which t..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 02 2012 by Desarae (Houston, TX, United States)
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    One Hoof in the Grave | Carolyn McSparren

    One Hoof in the Grave

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 8 mins)
    • By Carolyn McSparren
    • Narrated By Karen Commins
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (4)
    Performance
    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    Once again, Merry Abbott has to catch a killer in the high-stakes world of carriage driving competitions. Nothing ruins an elegant Southern horse show like finding a murdered man with a tent spike through his neck. Merry's at the top of a long list of suspects who have plenty of reason to want the victim dead. But soon it becomes obvious that she's also at the top of the real murderer's next-to-die list.

    Good book-awful reader

    Loved both her books. But after this I'll read the print copy. The reader is dreadful. Could barely force myself to listen through until the end. Hav..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 25 2015 by Judith (Montgomery, AL)