(From the publisher):
Shirley McClintock is vacationing in New Mexico with her friend J.Q., her daughter Allison, and Allison's schoolmate April. While exploring a mesa on muleback, a sharpshooter wings Shirley's mule, sending her into the hospital with a crushed knee, and kills April. Down but far from out, Shirley wrestles with a mystery that's as deadly as a rattlesnake...
Original title: Death and the Delinquent
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Detective Story and Detectives→ Amateur