We gave it a B
Small-town sleuth Meg Langslow has a pond full of penguins, a pen full of llamas, and a dead body in her basement.
The local zoo owner gets skewered like a deer during hunting season, courtesy of a crossbow bolt to the chest.
The Penguin Who Knew Too Much, Donna Andrews’ eighth Meg-centric mystery, moves along like the best beach reads. Still, it can’t live up to the promise of its terrifically bird-brained title. B