So while others stroll along Third Street, immersed in beautiful Christmas decor as they sip hot chocolate, a retired cop named Mac and local banker named Millie help solve “The Christmas Walk Caper,” seeking justice for the untimely death of the owner of the beloved and charming retail mansion called The Tiny Wanderer.
Readers may notice a few similarities, such as The Little Traveler transformed into The Tiny Wanderer in the story, and The Hennington Inn next to the Fox River also may sound familiar.
Although based on a real town and a genuine annual tradition, Michaels stated in the release that the characters are all fiction.
“I kept things relatively general and different enough from reality,” Michaels said.
After learning who the victim is in Michaels’ tale, The Little Traveler’s owner, Mike Simon, breathed a sigh of relief.