Maxie is a older woman who lives in Alaska, but travels during the winter in her RV to the lower 48. Stretch is a miniature dachshund who originally belonged to Maxie's second husband.
Maxie and Stretch are visiting an old friend of Maxie's in Colorado. Unfortunately, Maxie gets there too late, and her friend is very ill. The adventures of a woman in her late middle age or early old age is wonderful to read.
This mystery is gripping, exciting, and just plain fun!