Antiques Bizarre by Barbara Allan

By Barbara Allan

Spring has sprung a tremendous leak in far-from-serene Serenity, because the Mississippi River drops in for a longer remain. With houses and companies flooded, how higher to aid town get well then through staging a church bazaar? Brandy Borne is familiar with her mom Vivian's plan, how-ever is likely to lean towards strange, specially whilst she hears mom wheedle a reclusive Russian heiress into donating the final Faberge egg ever created! whilst the profitable bidder turns up mortally scrambled, Brandy and mom prepare dinner up a plan to crack the case of this killer...Who is one heavily undesirable egg.

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Her face was placid. As usual she left the worrying to me! ” Mother said. “So little time, and so much to do. ” If she could throw caution to the wind, why shouldn’t I? ” “After this auction,” Mother said, “we’ll be the most popular women in town. Any minor offenses we might commit in the meantime will be forgiven. ” “Right,” I said, and pulled out. ” A Trash ‘n’Treasures Tip At a church bazaar, the best way to get first crack at antiques and collectibles is to help unpack and set up the merchandise.

Then, in the dark, I felt my way down the narrow stone steps, palms pressed to the cold, clammy walls. At the base of the stairs I pushed open another panel, and reappeared in the kitchen behind a cart of pots and pans. Once a dark, claustrophobia-inducing place, the kitchen had been completely remodeled since I ’d snuck my last piece of cake. Now it seemed huge—all bright white and shining chrome, with modern, restaurant-quality appliances. I stood unnoticed as the room swirled with people in motion, coming and going as they added more and more food to the already-overflowing counters.

We can’t,” I said. Mother frowned. ” she shrieked. ” I put both hands on my hips. ” Mother, guilty as charged, was uncharacteristically speechless. ” I waggled a finger in her face. “I did it for your own good. ” So far, Mother had racked up citations for cutting across a cornfield in order to make curtain time for one of her plays; causing a three-car fender-bender on the bypass after braking for a garage sale sign; and flattening a mailbox shaped in the form of a big fish because “it didn’t look like a mailbox,” which apparently she felt granted her permission to run it over.

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