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Maggie's Image: A Maggie Mcgill Mystery, by Sharon Burch Toner

Sharon Burch Toner  (Author) 

 

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Publication Date: January 28, 2011
The first of the Maggie McGill Mysteries.

When Florida psychotherapist, Maggie McGill, plans a vacation visit to her daughter, Allie, in California the mysterious events initially seem only coincidences. But as the visit is plagued by a series of increasingly dangerous events they begin to fear for their safety.

The two unsuspecting women are caught up in a mystery that causes them to follow a twisting trail of terror and uncover a diabolical conspiracy that threatens their very lives.

Who is the inscrutable Sufi mystic who provides aid through their travails? How did he become part of their adventures?

This is suspenseful story telling at it peak of gripping power tempered by a sense of fun and lighthearted mystery.
 
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What the Readers are Saying:

"Really good book, it kept me wanting more... Never knew what would happen next. Easy, fun reading. Maggies island is on it's way!!"

"I just finished reading this book to my mother. We both enjoyed it. It was easy to read, although there was an occasional word to look up. The print is easy on the eyes (sometimes a problem at my age). The story kept our interest but has lots of twists and turns to the plot. Good light reading. We look forward to reading the next book in the series.
Maggie's Art: A Maggie McGill mystery. I hope you enjoy it too."




Editorial Reviews


"Maggie McGill, a psychotherapist living in Florida, visits her 30-something daughter, Allie, in California. She is looking forward to a couple of uneventful weeks of vacation with her daughter. Almost immediately upon deplaning, curious coincidences begin to occur. Observant Maggie notes the presence of several sinister dark-skinned, turbaned, Arab-looking men and wonders about it. Unexplained falling rocks threaten Maggie as she sits on a bench; the wife of a French tourist who was on the same plane as Maggie disappears. Later, while in an art gallery a stranger warns Maggie to "stay out of things that do not concern you. Give us the picture. Forget the French couple. Go home. You have been warned." Huh? Maggie and Allie have no idea what that means. Allie's beautiful house overlooking the sea is broken into and trashed - obviously someone is looking for something. Enter Harry Cavanagh of the CIA, who was also on Maggie's plane. And the mystery intensifies! Then, Maggie and Allie are abducted, thrown into a dark room with another occupant named Mohammed Hadi El Kabir, a Sufi mystic (another dark-skinned man, but a "good guy", this time). He guides them through their ordeal as he philosophically reassures them that they will be freed in Allah's own time. All is resolved by the story's end. Though this is a fast-paced light-hearted novel, the mystery at the heart of the story is serious as it deals with current themes in international news.
I liked the creative plot and the rounded-out characters of Maggie and Allie. Both are strong, sensible, independent, resourceful women. I especially enjoyed the author's description of the close, supportive relationship between Maggie and Allie as they confront and try to deal with the frightening events swirling around them. Add into the mix a couple of handsome men and the stage is set for romance also. And what better background to these events than warm, sunny California, replete with sun, sand, ocean, and eucalyptus trees. If you've ever been to California you will recognize the author's description of the coastline from Monterey to Big Sur!
I highly recommend this delightful, first-of-a-series book."







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About this Author


Sharon Burch Toner was born
and lived much of what she
considers a nearly idyllic
childhood in the hills of
southern Indiana where she
learned to love the earth and
its creatures.

She has cherished memories
of long summer afternoons
on a farmhouse porch as her
Irish grandmother wove
fascinating tales of the long
ago world of her own
childhood. From this Sharon
Burch Toner acquired a
lifelong appreciation for a
story well told.

She pursued a career as a
psychotherapist for nearly
twenty years before she
turned to writing as her ideal
occupation. Sharon Burch
Toner writes a novel a year.
Now, with her sixth book,
Maggie's Ghost, due out in
November, 2013, she is even
more excited about the
Maggie McGill Mystery
series and about her writing
career. She says, "I'm looking
forward to book number
seven. Writing is what I do.
And I love it!
For me writing
is as necessary as food and
shelter.

She holds an M.A. in
Transpersonal Psychology
from Antioch University.
Sharon lives in California
with her two feline
roommates.







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