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Maggie's Mechanics book coverMaggie's Mechanics

Mystery & Mayhem Mixed with Love

by Sheila J. Connolly

Trade paper, 325 pp, $16.95
Print ISBN: 978-0-9846570-5-6

Digital edition ISBN: 978-0-9846570-6-3

Fiction / Lesbian Mystery

The opening scene in this story, set in California during the early 1980s, instantly propels readers into the world of Maggie McIntyre, a woman whose occupation as an auto mechanic makes her unusual and something of a mystery—especially to Bett Holman, the young lesbian who has fallen in love with her.

Maggie is injured as she tries to rescue a man caught up in a roadside explosion. Could the victim be her friend Scotty? Or has he simply disappeared into the night?

In the days that follow, Maggie relies on the survival skills she honed as an orphaned child and young adult.

But falling in love complicates things. And Bett, who has turned her back on healing as a way of life, now finds that she must turn again, taking huge risks in the process, to help Maggie heal on many different levels.

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Also available in eBook formats for the Kindle or Nook.