sleuth is Holly Winter, a writer for a dog magazine, a woman passionate about
all things canine. Holly trains and
shows her gorgeous Malamutes. Fair
warning, you have to seriously love dogs to appreciate this series. But if you love dogs, this series is a
hoot! Holly portrays the sport of dog
showing spot on. Brute Strength finds Holly busy with Malamute Rescue, one of the less
pleasant tasks of the volunteers is turning down applicants who are not a good
fit for this large, beautiful, but not always easy, breed. Someone is making obscene phone calls to the
volunteers. A dinner guest has a fatal
accident soon after leaving Holly’s home.
And her step-mother is acting mysterious. Holly will have to sort it all out. If you like dogs, this is a winner. I always read and enjoy this series.
The new 'Holly Winter' dog mystery - When Dog's Life columnist Holly Winter rejects applicants who want to adopt homeless dogs, she makes a lot of enemies. In dogs Holly trusts, and the dogs she trusts most are her beloved malamutes, Rowdy, Kimi and Sammy. But right now she could use a human friend. Lately, it seems wherever she turns, things go wrong: an anonymous call turns vicious, her husband is keeping secrets, and acquaintances die under mysterious circumstances. Then Holly's own life is threatened. Can the brute strength of Rowdy, Kimi, and Sammy protect her?