Thanksgiving morning in Loon Lake, Wisconsin, is interrupted by the discovery of wealthy resident Nolan Reece, found floating by her dock just hours after a posh engagement party for her daughter. Chief of police Lewellyn Ferris, shorthanded without a coroner, deputizes retired dentist and close companion Paul Osborne to assist with cause of death -- accident, suicide...or murder? Judging from the lack of grief displayed by the family, and signs of a struggle, Lew and Doc suspect the latter.
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