A Deadly Course: a Sugarbury Falls Mystery

By (author)Diane Weiner

Henry and Emily Fox’s quiet retirement in Sugarbury Falls, Vermont comes to a halt when Emily stumbles upon a dead body with ties to her upcoming writing camp. As they delve into the mystery, they uncover a web of motives and relationships among the camp’s writers, leading them to a life-changing decision. Join them in A Deadly Course, the first book in the Sugarbury Falls mystery series to see if they can solve the case safely.


Henry and Emily Fox are jolted from their peaceful semi-retirement in the idyllic community of Sugarbury Falls, Vermont when Emily discovers a dead body during her morning run. As if the discovery isn’t shocking in itself, Emily learns the dead body has a connection to the adult summer writing camp she is about to start teaching. With no apparent cause of death, Henry’s buddy, the coroner, suspects foul play. Neither Dr. Henry, nor former reporter Emily can resist solving a puzzle. As they work to solve the mystery, they discover an intricate web of relationships and motives involving the writers in Emily’s class. Along the way, they are confronted with a profound, life changing decision. Follow A Deadly Course through the first book in the Sugarbury Falls mystery series and see if Emily and Henry make it safely to the end.