By Mary Higgins Clark
Mary Higgins Clark, the Queen of Suspense, celebrates the season with this Christmas vintage that includes of her so much cherished characters.
ALL during the NIGHT
All of Alvirah's deductive powers and Willy's world-class good judgment are referred to as upon because the stumble right into a Christmas secret. a lady abandons her child at a ny church. concurrently, a thief is absconding with a precious artifact, a chalice embellished with a star-shaped diamond. To elude police, he grabs the stroller and disappears. Seven years later, the mummy returns to the scene and unearths Alvirah and Willy aiding local young ones organize for a Christmas festival at an after-school preserve. quickly the savvy sleuths got down to remedy the puzzle of the lacking baby and chalice -- and to unmask rip-off artists threatening to close down the guard.
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Well, Jam! she decided. Clearing her throat, she resumed her indignant recital.
Clement's for the last couple of days and had become familiar with his routine. She also knew that during Advent he would now be conducting a seven o'clock recitation of the rosary service. Weak from the strain and fatigue of the birth only hours earlier, her breasts swelling with the fluid that preceded her milk, she leaned against the doorframe for support. A faint whimper from beneath her partially buttoned coat made her arms move in the rocking motion instinctive to mothers. On a plain sheet of paper that she would leave with the baby she had written everything she could safely reveal: "Please give my little girl to a good and loving family to raise.
Sondra waited until the caller was a few paces away before she grabbed the receiver, dropped in the coins and dialed. "St. " The voice was that of an elderly man. It had to be the old priest she had seen atMass. " "I'm Father Dailey. Perhaps I can help you. Monsignor is outside with the police. " Quietly, Sondra broke the connection. They had found the baby already. She was safe now, and Monsignor Ferris would see that she was placed in a good home. An hour later Sondra was on the bus toBirmingham,Alabama , where she was a student in the music department of the university, a violin student whose astonishing talent had already marked her for future stardom on the concert stage.
All Through the Night (Holiday Classics) by Mary Higgins Clark