The following six sentences are from Chapter Four of the sixth Kellie Conley mystery, Dark Corridors, due out Fall/Winter 2015. Enjoy.
“Please sir, tell Miss Kellie to come back to Ivory House. Our headmistress, Miss Gertrude, won’t let us leave. We’re not happy, and Lila cries all the time. Please tell Miss Kellie that my name is Cora, and I need her help.”
“Oh yeah, right,” Lance mumbled and he walked toward her.
“Thank you, sir,” Cora smiled and faded.