Book: Drizzled with Death
Series: The Sugar Grove Mysteries
Author: Jessie Crockett
Publication Date: October 1, 2013
Lately there's been a lot of dust kicking up in Sugar Grove, NH. I've lived here all my life and have seen my fair share of calamities, crises and critters. That being said, I've never seen the likes of the goings on around here lately. And I'm not just talking about that Alanza Speedwell woman keeling over in her stack during the pancake eating contest. I'm talking about the animals.
Sugar Grove, like most New Hampshire towns, is rural. We've got moose crossings, bear droppings and Canadian goose mid-migration stoppings. But we've never been overrun by camels, kangaroos or cassowaries before so far as I can recollect. Recently, a visit from a kangaroo busted up the monthly Griddle and Fiddle session over at The Stack Shack. You know, the musical gathering/ all-you-can-eat buffet at the best restaurant in town? I wasn't there but this is what my granddaughter Dani told me happened: