Will Mr. Lemon get Gracie the puppy taken away? Can Sister Krumbles find a way to stop Mr. Lemon's evil plan? Where is Novice Kathy? Can the Sisters solve the mystery and find the lost Novice before it's too late?
Karen Kelly Boyce lives on a farm in NJ with her husband Michael. She is a member of the Jackson Writer's Group, The Catholic Writer's Guild, and the Central New Jersey Catholic Writer's Guild. With two grown children, Amanda and Michael, she and her retired husband like to travel and enjoy 'road trips' across the country. Karen is best known for her adult series of novels which are based on the graces of the Rosary. Her three published novels are According to thy Word, Into the Way of Peace, and Down Right Good. All three have received the Seal of Approval from the CWG and Down Right Good has won the Eric Hoffer Award for commercial fiction. She has also published one non-fiction work on her experience with cancer. A Bend in the Road teaches cancer patients how to become cancer survivors with humor, understanding, and practical advice. All the proceeds from this book go to the research department of The Cancer Institute of NJ. With the birth of her two grandchildren, Conner and Kaitlyn, Karen started a series of children's books called the Sisters of the Last Straw. The first of the series, The Case of the Haunted Chapel, introduced the group of funny nuns and their antics. This, the second of the series, The Case of the Missing Novice continues to entertain children worldwide.