Locked Rock, Iowa Hatchet Murders in Large Print Standard Title sounds like a real horror story. Locked Rock, Iowa Hatchet Murders, an Amazing Gracie Mystery in the Gracie Evans series. Actually, the closest the book has gotten to horror is becoming a prop for a movie – Outcast. However there are murders by hatchet in the book that makes it a who dun it story. A book in the series Amazing Gracie Mysteries A book in the series Amazing Gracie Mysteries Synopsis for the book Locked Rock, Iowa is lively again with Gracie Evans and her friends antics. Enjoy this story about Moser Mansion Rest Home for women residents when they attempt to make conditions better for women in 1905. What do you know! Gracie Evans, Moser Mansion resident, has turned into a women’s activist which is going to get her in plenty of trouble. Locked Rock’s newspaper is full of news from back east and the women in town read all about it. Suffragettes are burning their corsets to draw attention to the fact they want the same right to vote as the men which due to their efforts gave women the right to vote in August, 1920. Women are trying to bring on prohibition with the help of Carrie A. Nation, Temperance Movement leader, by smashing saloons with hatchets. Gracie enlists the women’s bible study group to organize a Temperance march. She means well, but before she knows it, she’s turned the men in town against the women. The march gets Gracie and two others arrested. Her community service punishment as the town’s telephone operator puts her in the hot seat right where the men in town want her so they can threaten her. However, someone does more than threaten the town’s Temperance leader Ida Frank. A killer hacks Ida and her family to death with the Moser Mansion hatchet. Rafe Johnson’s blood hounds trail a scent to Moser Mansion. All of Locked Rock’s citizens are on edge and looking for someone to blame the murders on. Gracie Evans is the men’s prime suspect. My books can be found on Amazon and Barnes and Noble and ebooks are in Kindle, Nook and smashwords.com If you try this book or any other of the books I’ve written, Enjoy, and remember books make great Christmas present in any form. Author Fay Risner
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