Sarah Graves lives in Eastport, Maine, in the 1823 Federal-style house that helped inspire this series. She is currently at work on her newest Home Repair Is Homicide mystery.
“The premise that Graves lays out for her readers is a good one. The writing? Not to be unkind, but Graves could have used a good editor.”
“Such a chilling environment has room for many more adventures. Stay tuned, for this series will likely take off.”
Sarah Graves’ Home Repair Is Homicide series has always had two of the three components for a great mystery: a compelling lead character and a great setting.
Knockdown is not a whodunit, or a whydunit. Both are clear from the beginning. The question is how. The book gets to the answer by painting a study in contrasts.