When Sheila Malory ran into her old college chum, Beth, now a bestselling novelist, she expected a pleasant lunch, some reminiscing, and a little harmless gossip. What she didn't expect was for her friend to wind up dead shortly after their meeting. Now Sheila must act as literary executor, which means sifting through Beth's papers and letters, writing her biography, and preparing her short stories for press. But in her attempt to keep her friend's work alive, she discovers something deadly . . . the means and motives for murder!Hamilton Crane is the author of 'Mrs. Malory and the Fatal Legacy: A Shelia Malory Mystery' with ISBN 9780786228409 and ISBN 0786228407.