SHANNON BAKER. Stripped Bare


SHANNON BAKER. Stripped Bare. Hardcover, 288 pages, $24.99; e-book, $11.99. http://us.macmillan.com/torforge.

When a rancher is murdered and the county sheriff, Kate’s husband, is accused, Kate vows to find the true killer. But will the murderer turn out to be Kate’s favorite niece? This is book one in the Kate Fox mystery series and introduces not only Kate Fox, but also her extended family. The Kate Fox Mystery series has been called “Longmire” meets “The Good Wife.” Set in the Nebraska Sandhills, it features a female sheriff and a quirky cast of characters, including Kate’s extended family.