Death on the River Walk (Henrie O Mysteries)
Pulitzer Prize-winning ex-reporter Henrietta O'Dwyer Collins now not chases scorching tales world wide, yet murderous mysteries appear to locate her. This time, a frantic cell name from an previous and costly pal at the different facet of the realm sends Henrie O speeding to the fabled urban of San Antonio to take a look at the baffling disappearance of her friend's committed granddaughter, Iris Chavez. Iris, hired on the Tesoros Gallery on San Antonio's recognized River stroll, has abruptly dropped from sight and not using a note.
Soon Henrie O discovers that amidst the beautiful gadgets within the prestigious gallery and one of the relatives is hidden a gloomy secret--one Henrie O needs to discover if she is to discover Iris. overdue one darkish evening at the River stroll, Henrie O sees a sprawled body...and realizes that treachery and shame lurk within the shadows of an outdated and revered business...and loss of life awaits somebody bold to discover the reality.
Pulitzer Prize-winning ex-reporter Henrietta O'Dwyer Collins now not chases scorching tales world wide, yet murderous mysteries appear to locate her.This time, a frantic cell name from an outdated and expensive good friend at the different aspect of the area sends Henrie O dashing to the fabled urban of San Antonio to try the baffling disappearance of her friend's committed granddaughter, Iris Chavez. Iris, hired on the Tesoros Gallery on San Antonio's well-known River stroll, has unexpectedly dropped from sight with no word.
Soon Henrie O discovers that amidst the beautiful items within the prestigious gallery and one of the kin is hidden a gloomy secret--one Henrie O needs to discover if she is to discover Iris. past due one darkish evening at the River stroll, Henrie O sees a sprawled body...and realizes that treachery and shame lurk within the shadows of an previous and revered business...and demise awaits a person bold to discover the truth.
Come.” She closed the door and back to the couch. “Another of my grandsons”—she gestured towards the closed door—“Tommy remains to be in class. He works right here among periods, within the evenings.” family members. All relations. Then she fell silent, once more her face composed, her arms in her lap. yet sometimes her eyes strayed to the crucifix. fast steps sounded within the hallway resulting in this lounge. “He’s coming in the course of the house.” I’d already figured in my brain the association of the store,.
vivid crimson lips down. Her darkish eyes glittered with inflammation. She lifted a hand to the sleek obsidian necklace that healthy her throat like a collar and grasped it with magenta-nailed palms. It used to be an attempt for keep an eye on, then the phrases burst like a torrent. “Back the next day! And is she going to waltz in the following like she owns Tesoros? Who does she imagine she is, operating off to the seashore while we’re attempting to prepare for the public sale? absolutely Maria Elena will ship her away.” Rick held up his arms, as though.
Shoulders. Celestina Garza sidled as much as us. She regarded spitefully at her sister. “Magda, I can’t think what Rick inspiration he used to be doing.” Magda’s gaze was once steely. “The most sensible he may well, Celestina, the easiest he could.” and he or she grew to become and walked away. “Well!” Celestina sniffed. “If I have been Magda, I don’t imagine I’d get on my excessive horse now.” Celestina virtually controlled to maintain the excitement out of her voice whilst she persevered, “Isn’t this dreadful? do you know the lifeless guy used to be an outdated good friend of Frank’s?.
Gripped the bronze pole of an imposing white-maned carousel horse with a red bridle, gaudy reins shiny with glass jewels, and purple stirrups. Tony’s eyes glittered with a fervid eagerness. If homicide distressed Frank, it excited Tony. Celestina regarded much more petite than traditional, perched at the fringe of a protracted bench that needs to as soon as have graced a undertaking church. Her expression used to be bitter, her eyes chilly. She nonetheless didn't like anyone a great deal, and that incorporated either her siblings and the intruder in.
Shadow of the previous Pioneer flour mill to Durango side road and St. Mary’s highway. The district is bounded on one facet by means of South Alamo and at the different via the river. The land titles stretch all of the as far back as 1793, while the world surrounding the Alamo used to be deeded clear of the undertaking. within the past due 1870s, well-liked German immigrant businessmen equipped huge and showy houses reflecting many various influences—Greek Revival, Neoclassical, Victorian, Colonial Revival. As with older housing parts in.