Appalachian Adventure Mysteries

2 books in series
3 out of 5 stars 7 ratings

Murder at Blue Falls: The Horse Found the Body Publisher's Summary

Arson and murder disturb the Appalachian peace of the Blue Falls Dude Ranch near cozy Boone, NC. Jemma Chase, trail-ride leader, becomes involved when her horse finds a body. Jemma Chase works as a trail leader on her parents' ranch, the Blue Falls, where she is also an accomplished photographer, carpenter and fixer-upper. Jemma has returned home in an effort to find some stability in her life, but things become tumultuous when someone begins poisoning dogs in Watauga County. Jemma is called in for an interview with Detective Tucker and bristles at his subtly accusing manner. A forensics fan, Jemma sets out to try to solve the riddle herself and keep Detective Tucker at bay. But when she stumbles upon the dead body of a neighbor, Jemma finds herself involved in a much more serious investigation and at odds with Tucker once again.

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  • Book 1

    • Murder at Blue Falls: The Horse Found the Body

    • Appalachian Adventure Mysteries, Volume 1
    • By: Maggie Bishop
    • Narrated by: Norma Guerra-Stueber
    • Length: 5 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      2 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Arson and murder disturb the Appalachian peace of the Blue Falls Dude Ranch near cozy Boone, NC. Jemma Chase, trail-ride leader, becomes involved when her horse finds a body. Jemma Chase works as a trail leader on her parents' ranch, the Blue Falls, where she is also an accomplished photographer, carpenter and fixer-upper. Jemma has returned home in an effort to find some stability in her life, but things become tumultuous when someone begins poisoning dogs in Watauga County. Jemma is called in for an interview with Detective Tucker and bristles at his subtly accusing manner.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Needs a new narrator

    • By Sassy1980 on 04-25-13

    Regular price: $19.95

  • Book 2

    • Perfect for Framing

    • An Appalachian Adventure Mystery, Book 2
    • By: Maggie Bishop
    • Narrated by: Norma Guerra-Stueber
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Returning for a second suspense-filled mystery, Jemma Chase and Detective Tucker find themselves embroiled in a Property Owners Association power struggle. When winter arrives in the North Carolina Mountains, Jemma's need to find lucrative work leads her to turn to her love of cabinet making and photography. Having heard of Jemma's skill from another member of the association, the POA president Petula Windsor, hires Jemma to build cabinets in her guest house.

    Regular price: $19.95