Buttons and Bones : A Needlecraft Mystery
Buttons and Bones by Monica Ferris Betsy Devonshire part time owner of a needlework shop agrees to join a friend for the weekend in a recently purchased lakeside cabin. While there they find a skeleton that is identified as a German WWII prisoner of war that escaped in 1944. Wondering how the body ended up in the cellar with 2 layers of new linoleum and a carpet sealing it off Betsy and the owner decide to investigate on their own. They end up looking for an American Officer who is reported to have gone AWOL and his wife who was the owner at the time they think the body was hidden.