The USA Today bestselling Needlecraft Mysteries have shown that when it comes to murder, Betsy Devonshire, owner of the Crewel World needlework shop, doesnt mess around. But whena local hoarder is murdered, shell need all her wits to dig a new friend out of a heap of trouble
After a tree falls on Tom Riordans house, landing him in the hospital, the police discover a mountain of junk piled high in his home. Locals in Excelsior, Minnesotaincluding Betsy and her Crewel World Monday Bunchoffer to help with the cleanup while Tom recuperates.
But when Tom is found murdered in his hospital bed, the sole heir to his propertyhis cousin Valentinabecomes the number one suspect. Betsy believes theres more to the case than meets the eye, but finding clues to the killers identity in the clutter Tom left behind will be like looking for a needle in a haystack