“New Year's Eve Murder: A Lucy Stone Mystery,” by Leslie Meier '70, was recenty published by Kensington Books.
The young adult book is the most recent in a series of 12, many of which are built around holidays (“Turkey Day Murder,” “Mistletoe Murder,” “Valentine Murder” etc.) and set in the fictional town of Tinker's Cove, Maine.
Meier (nee Strauss) and her husband Gregory '71, recently moved off Cape Cod, Mass., to a converted factory in Lowell. They are the parents of three and the grandparents of one. A profile of Meier and her books was included in the Nov. 24 Cape Cod Chronicle, Harwich's Leslie Meier Revels in Murder and Mayhem.