Suzanne Floyd

After spending three weeks in rehab following knee surgery, Gwen Mason’s great aunt is diagnosis with dementia. How could something like that happen so fast? Why did the court appoint a guardian to oversee Bess’s health care and finances when Gwen has Power of Attorney? Something fishy was going on, and it was beginning to smell.

Working with Jake, a friend from college, Gwen tries to figure out what is going on at Shady Acres. Dementia doesn’t happen overnight. Were there drugs that would cause the dementia-like symptoms Bess was suffering? Who would do something like that? What was the purpose?

 Things turn deadly when someone at Shady Acres ends up dead on the floor of Bess’s room. Who was next? What did Bess know that certain people were willing to kill to keep secret?