Author: Teresa LaRue
Publisher: FiveStar Engage
Series: A Flower Patch Mystery #1
Format: Paperback ARC
Source: Great Escapes Book Tours
A Talent for Murder is a cozy, southern mystery filled with humor and colorful characters, with a touch of romance thrown in for added fun.
When Kate Spencer learns her aunt's fiancé is two-timing her with an old rival, she has no choice but to pass along the information to her mother. They are as shocked as the rest of the town when the rival turns up dead and the two-timing fiancé disappears.
Making matters worse, the lead investigator happens to be Kate's old boyfriend. If her aunt has any hope of being cleared, the trio must conduct their own investigation. Even if they have to alienate a few friends and tell a few lies to discover the truth.
This book follows the story of Kate Spencer who is opening planting class. When she learns about her aunt Lula Mae has a new boyfriend who just proposed. She also learns this boyfriend is two timing her with her worst enemy Camilla Davenport. When Camilla ends up dead and her fiancé winds up missing things get very weird.
This book was fun to read and see who killed Camilla and why. I loved the southern charm and the characters created in this book. This book had so many twists and turns in this book; and the relationships I can't wait to see what Ms. LaRue comes up with next in this delightful series. Definitely great for those who love southern mystery books; Definitely a blooming mystery to dive into!