Josiah Reynolds is a beekeeper trying to stay financially afloat by selling honey at the Farmers' Market. She finds her world turned upside down when a man is found dead in her beeyard, only to discover that the victim is her nemesis.
The police are calling the brutal death murder and Josiah is the number one suspect! Josiah makes the rounds of quirky characters that can only be found in the lush Bluegrass horse country. Fighting an unknown enemy in the glamorous world of Thoroughbreds, oak-cured bourbon and antebellum mansions, Josiah struggles to uncover the truth in a land that keeps its secrets well.
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"Suspenseful, funny, and imaginative, DEATH BY A HONEYBEE is a fantastic read." –Lynn Pruett, author of RUBY RIVER
"Ms. Keam has the makings of a very good mystery writer. . . . DEATH BY A HONEYBEE is an enjoyable read which will capture the interest of most die-hard mystery fans." -Amazon Reviewer
"With this we are introduced to a cast of characters and a storyline that, like honey, is sweet and delicious." -Linda Hinchcliffe, CHEVY CHASE MAGAZINE