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Best laid plans...

After college graduation, Claudia expected to take care of her aunt and begin planning her future, but everything changes when a fisherman pulls a bag of bones out of the river. Gunshots, romance, and family secrets emerge and take Claudia down a twisting path.

Claudia becomes involved when five old friends reunite to keep a twenty-year-old secret buried. They have to figure out if doing the honorable thing is the right thing for everyone, but the choice might not be theirs to make. 


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Terrific Book

A terrific first book from author TJ Makkai. The character development was well thought out and I finished this book in a day. I’m looking forward to reading book 2 in the Crow series.

Reviewed in US On December 4, 2020

Enjoyed it! 

Fun light read with a nostalgic Murder She Wrote like quality.

Reviewed in US On January 11, 2021


The story will captivate you from the first pages. The story line and characters are fantastic and it makes you feel like you are back in 'Small Town America' for a little while. A great pandemic read to take your mind off things, if only for a bit.

Reviewed in US  on November 28, 2020

Great Read! 

This is a great book from a first time author! This is a fun read from page one with interesting characters and a great story line and just when you think you have figured it out it has a surprise twist at the end that you do not seeing coming. I highly recommend.

Reviewed in US On October 15, 2020

Some great twists and turns, it’s a fun ride! Our Book Club truly loved this book! It paints the picture of an idyllic town, but also starts unraveling all of its secrets one by one!It’s a fun ride!

Reviewed in US On January 11, 2021

Interesting twist!

Great book with an interesting story. Fun read with an interesting twist at the end

Reviewed in US  on November 19, 2020

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