On location in Colorado for her syndicated television show, Louise Eldridge digs into the shooting of a local rancher and uncovers suspects including the victim's redneck son, his dowdy daughter, and his grim ex-fiance.
A former newspaperwoman, Ann Ripley now spends her time organic-gardening and writing mysteries. She lives with her husband, Tony, in Lyons, Colorado. Her first novel, Mulch, won the Top Hand Award from the Colorado Authors' League. She is now at work on her fifth gardening mystery.