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Oxford, Mississippi – 1930
Being newlyweds struggling to get on their feet was challenging enough for Laurel and Tom, but now they have a mystery to solve. When a local wedding tradition goes awry, the pair are left scrambling to locate a watch belonging to Laurel’s late mother.

Small town secrets.
Bothersome family politics.
Every truth revealed leads to yet another question.

Struggling between securing financial stability and living up to society’s expectations, Laurel and Tom’s search for answers starts them on a path to Dallas and the Pinkerton Agency.

Journey back to where it all began in this prequel novella to the Laurel Private Eye Series, a gripping collection of female detective noir mysteries!

Welcome to the home Shannon D. Wells, author of the Laurel Private Eye series. Laurel’s a steel magnolia from Mississippi who moves to Dallas with her husband Tom in the summer of 1932. Laurel gets pulled deeper and deeper into Tom’s Pinkerton Detective activities from her office job at the Agency, and the cases get wilder and more intense. You never quite know what Tom or the clients are going to be up to, or what dangerous or unique characters they’re going to encounter. A little bit historical, a little bit noir and a whole lot of Southern character, the Laurel Private Eye mysteries are for anyone who enjoys characters with some grit, and some of the more curious aspects of history in the time when Bonnie and Clyde were running wild. Click here read the first chapter of the first book in the series,  The Case of Bonnie and Clyde.