( The Coast Guard’s Wife )
Try to recover from the tragedy involving her late husband Marty,a former Coast Guard Officer,Carla Harper discovers a strangled body that turns out to be her friend.A local Real estate agent Crystal Mason was the wife of Dale,and the couple had spent many evenings with Carla and Marty.
Before she knows it,Carla is wading knee-deep in the investigations,in spite of the fact that she doesn’t have law enforcement authority in Florida.Carla works to clear Crystal’s husband Dale from suspicion,with trail of leads wending its way as far as Mexico to find outburst what a wiry Dockside dude knows about the circumstances. And when Tony local named Nicholas Dickson Price gets involved,the stakes become high.
As Carla chases down leads,the body mount and Carla herself becomes the target of break-ins and police acrimony.With her mother Jolie and trusted four-legged side kick Molly,Carla musters the strength to slay out the real Killer,all while grieving the loss of Marty.