“The Primrose Garden” is the story of the hurdles encountered by a family after the tragic deaths of their parents. Peggy Crawford and Jonathan Sherman met and fell in love as college students and settled in Naples, Florida. Over the years, they built successful careers and raised three children. Inseparable throughout their marriage, Peggy and Jonathan died together in a tragic accident. The investigation that begins after their deaths reveals a year later that Peggy and Jonathan were victims of a homicide. The reader accompanies the siblings as they each struggle with the fact that their parents were murdered and wanting to know who murdered them.
Mark and Anna, the older siblings, buy an inn in Vermont to escape the devastating reminders of their loss. While they both find happiness eventually, Olivia, the youngest, turns to medication as a way to cope with the loss.
“The Primrose Garden” deals with family, loss, substance abuse, suicide prevention, and love. A mystery romance, it is sure to hold the interest of readers who enjoy both genres.