Review: A DECEPTIVE HOMECOMING [Hattie Davish Mystery #4] A heartwarming yet intriguing historical cozy mystery, A DECEPTIVE HOMECOMING is lovingly crafted and accurately detailed, exploring late 19th century St. Joseph, Missouri, and its environs. Hattie Davish returns to her home town of St. Joseph in a flurry, upon receipt of notice of the funeral of her mentor. On arrival, the deceased' s daughter makes it abundantly clear that Hattie's presence is neither desirable nor amenable. Then Hattie decides the deceased is not who he is supposed to be, but a stranger, and from that point on, strange is the order of the day. Lovers of historical cozies will definitely warm up to this fourth installment in the Hattie Davish mystery series.