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The More You Stir It: A Mystery Novel By John Pesta,

  • Title: The More You Stir It: A Mystery Novel
  • Author: John Pesta
  • ISBN: 9781532708121
  • Page: 252
  • Format: Paperback
  • Small town newspaper editor Phil Larrison gets tangled up in another mystery in the picturesque hills, or knobs, of southern Indiana.This time Phil, who first appeared in Safely Buried, gets involved with seventeen year old Kelly Marcott, whose mother has exiled him from Los Angeles to keep him out of trouble.When the novel begins, Kelly is staying with his grandfather, ChSmall town newspaper editor Phil Larrison gets tangled up in another mystery in the picturesque hills, or knobs, of southern Indiana.This time Phil, who first appeared in Safely Buried, gets involved with seventeen year old Kelly Marcott, whose mother has exiled him from Los Angeles to keep him out of trouble.When the novel begins, Kelly is staying with his grandfather, Chester Marcott, on the old man s farm in Meridian County, but he s already gotten into trouble there For the past few months he has been enrolled at Campbellsville High School, where he has started up an alternative newspaper called Mothermucker He describes his paper as The Mother of All Muckrakers In its pages he has criticized the school s administration, faculty, and athletic program, and he has made a lot of enemies.Kelly has also stirred things up by publishing an expose in Mothermucker about the lynching of a black man behind the county courthouse in 1936 No one was ever arrested for that crime, and Kelly has accused than two dozen local men of belonging to the Ku Klux Klan when it carried out the lynching nearly seventy six years earlier He wants any Klansmen who are still alive to be prosecuted for their crime, no matter how old they are now.At first Phil considers Kelly rash and obnoxious, but once he gets to know him, Phil is impressed with Kelly, especially his interest in investigative reporting.Ensuing events plunge Kelly and Phil into a complicated tale of brutality and murder however, the story is not only about meanness and violence Along the way, romantic feelings get stirred up too, both for Kelly and Phil.A Note about Mysteries I wrote Safely Buried and The More You Stir It in the first person to force myself to play fair with my readers Both novels are narrated by Phil Larrison, and readers see all the action through his eyes Phil doesn t hold anything back in order to spring a surprise at the end Nevertheless, there are plenty of surprises.
    The More You Stir It A Mystery Novel Small town newspaper editor Phil Larrison gets tangled up in another mystery in the picturesque hills or knobs of southern Indiana This time Phil who first appeared in Safely Buried gets involved

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