The unabridged audiobook edition of Marian Keye's heartbreaking
stunner of a novel, "The Mystery of Mercy Close", read by the
actress Niamh Daly. "I employ this thing called The Shovel List."
"A shovel...?" "No. A Shovel List. It's more of a conceptual thing.
It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much that I want
to hit them in the face with a shovel." Meet Helen - youngest of
the Walsh sisters and a law unto herself. She's easily bored, has
an inability to filter her thoughts and was fired from every job
she ever had before she found her true calling as a private
investigator. But times are tough for PIs and Helen's had no choice
but to take on the search for AWOL boyband has-been Wayne Diffney -
The Wacky One. It's not all bad this game of Where's Wayne. It may
have brought her charming crook of an ex Jay Parker back into her
life, but it's giving her an excuse to avoid the usual Walsh family
dramas and the intense looks from her gorgeous boyfriend Artie that
make her heart beat wildly with lust and panic in equal measure.
But most of all it's an excellent distraction from the huge swarm
of black vultures gathering over her head. If she hides out in her
target's empty house on Mercy Close for long enough maybe they'll
go away...But as Helen begins to unravel the mysteries secreted on
Mercy Close she discovers a kindred spirit in a man unwilling to be
found. Could someone be telling her to look a little closer to