High In Trial (Raine Stockton Dog Mysteries, #7)

High In Trial (Raine Stockton Dog Mysteries, #7) Dog Trainer Raine Stockton And Her Happy Go Lucky Golden Retriever Cisco Have Been Looking Forward The Opening Weekend Of AKC Competitive Agility All Winter They Travel To The Low Country Of South Carolina To Compete Against Some Of The Top Dogs In The Southeast For Blue Ribbons, Squeaky Toys, And Perhaps Even That Elusive Title Of High In Trial But Even In This Carefree Atmosphere Of High Spirited Dogs And Dedicated Owners Ambition Runs High, And When One Of The Competitors Is Found Brutally Murdered It Begins To Look As Though Corruption Might Have Penetrated Even This Last Bastion Of Decency And Sportsmanship, The AKC. I enjoyed this and actually laughed out loud a couple of times at agility references I will readof this series Light easy reading. Another Donna Ball book that will appeal mostly to dog fanatics, such as myself This installment of the Raine Stockton series with her golden retriever, Cisco, takes place at an agility trial Agility trainers
It s hard to keep reviewing books in a series because if you like one, you probably like them all but in this series they just keep getting better Maybe you have to be a dog lover to enjoy this one because it centers around dog trials but I loved it. High in Trial opens with a car wreck in 1992 and the arrest of Jerimiah Allen Berman, for a robbery turned murder Moving into present day, we find our heroes, Raine and her golden retriever Cisco, in Pembroke, SC for the opening weekend of AKC competitive agility The excitement is soon overshadowed by the brutal murder of another competitor Back home in Hansonville, NC, Buck Lawson, Raine s ex husband, is acting as sheriff and receives a notification of Berman s release A search to discover High in Trial opens with a car wreck in 1992 and the arrest of Jerimiah Allen Berman, for a robbery turned murder Moving into present day, we find our heroes, Raine and her golden retriever Cisco, in Pembroke, SC for the opening weekend of AKC competitive agility The excitement is soon overshadowed by the brutal murder of another competitor Back home in Hansonville, NC, Buck Lawson, Raine s ex husband, is acting as sheriff and receives a notification of Berman s release A search to discover the reasoning behind Berman s hatred for Raine s father will soon unearth secrets that will forever alter Raine s life.Book seven in the Raine Stockton Dog Mysteries series alternates begins in the past with a story that w
This is the book that drew me to the series But, I purchased all the books and have been patiently reading them in order So excited that I reached this book in my readings and it did not disappoint For anyone in the agility world, Ball is spot on in her descriptions She brings such emotions to me, the reader, just in her descriptions of Cisco Bullets are flying and yet Ball can capture the confusion on Cisco s face, and my heart drops as I can visualize him Ball
I need to figure out the order in which the Raine Stockton books were published as I thoroughly enjoyed this one Granted, the combination of dog, mystery and dog sports is enough to make me happy, but this book was well written with some really great twists in it I was positive that I knew who d done it, but I was very wrong Also, not everything ended up hunky dory the ending left me wanting to readI can t stand it when everything is neatly resolved or rushed into resolution at the I need to figure out the order in which the Raine Stockton books were published as I thoroughly enjoyed this one Granted
She Never Lets You DownI just finished High in Trial, my heart beat isn t quite back to normal, but I can give a testimony to this series A plus As a lover of dogs, their training, the pride and love that they evoke for their human partners, I could relate to all that Raine experienced both logically and emotionally even though I know that being a dog lover, the two traits do not have the possi
This latest book in the Raine Stockton Series is unputdownable It was written in such a way that kept you wondering, What will happen next I love the series because it is usually set in the mountains and it has wonderful dog stories This book is almost all set in South Carolina as Raine takes Cisco to a Field Trial weekend.I loved reading about the field trials It was almost as if I was there I enjoy watching them on Animal Planet The dogs and owners always look like they are having so mu This latest book in the Raine Stockton Series is unputdownable It was written in such a way that kept you wondering, What will happen next I love the series because it is usually set in the mountains and it has wonderful dog stories This book is almost all set in South Carolina as Raine takes Cisco to a Field Trial
Another blue ribbon for this dog training mystery series.A fast moving mystery with heart Despite paying attention to the two story lines I loved the surprises Although the ending was satisfying, I can t wait to find out what danger and happiness awaits Raine and hope that Cisco makes h
What a story I just finished reading this book Your books are clean, fun and quite intriguing I enjoy your books and can hardly wait to start the next one Its also great to read about Cisco and the other dogs As a dog owner and lover I can rel