cover image Murder at the President's Door

Murder at the President's Door

Elliott Roosevelt. Thomas Dunne Books, $23.95 (232pp) ISBN 978-0-312-27499-3

Murder at the President's Door, written by William Harrington for the estate of Elliott Roosevelt (d. 1990), the son of FDR and Eleanor and author of an elegant but cozy historical mystery series starring his parents), entwines the stoic first lady in her 21st sleuthing adventure. This time, an assassination attempt sends her deep into D.C.'s criminal world, where, despite the efforts of the nation's top investigators, it's she who hunts down the would-be assassin.