Carrie's husband Henry plans an anniversary surprise: the two of them will join Carrie's son Rob and Henry's half-sister Catherine for a camping trip at the Buffalo National River. When Rob and Catherine disappear, Carrie, her friend Shirley, and Henry help search for them. A River to Die For features strong women fighting against literal darkness underground as well as the dark forces of evil. It will take strength to read this book about the best and worst that nature and man can throw at a woman. It will take a caring heart to understand how Henry King and Rob McCrite feel as they struggle to reach the women they love. This is the fifth book in Nehring's Something to Die For mystery series.
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An on-going mystery series featuring amateur senior citizen detectives Carrie McCrite and Henry King, their quirky friends and families. All settings are at special-interest historic and scenic tourist destinations in Arkansas. (Most are set in national or state parks.) Now you can tour the Ozarks, one crime at a time!
"Let me go. This is insane. There are people on the river. I'll scream."
"Go ahead and holler all you want. You think anyone will hear? Nah, not where we are, not here outside the park. You're gonna come with me and you're gonna keep your mouth shut."
All her ability for logical thought dropped into a white-out whirl of panic, and, conscious only of that panic, she stumbled along beside him for several minutes. Then, way back in her head, she realized she had to defeat the panic and think--think clearly. Her life probably depended on what she thought from now on.