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Arsenic and old puzzles : a puzzle lady mystery

Author: Parnell Hall
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"When an elderly boarder at a Bakerhaven bed-and-breakfast drops dead during afternoon tea, there's nothing particularly suspicious about it--except for the Sudoku in his jacket pocket. But when a second body turns up in the window seat and an autopsy shows both men were poisoned with elderberry wine, the Puzzle Lady suspects she's dealing with a cold-blooded killer who for some reason is copying the Cary Grant  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Parnell Hall
ISBN: 9780312602482 0312602480
OCLC Number: 795172194
Notes: "A Thomas Dunne book."
Description: 308 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Parnell Hall.
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When an elderly boarder at a Bakerhaven bed-and-breakfast drops dead during afternoon tea, there's nothing particularly suspicious about it - except for the Sudoku in his jacket pocket. More murders,  Read more...

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"Puzzle-master Hall again produces a clever whodunit laced with humor and an amateur sleuth at once endearing and infuriating. Readers will have fun filling in the squares of this rollicking Read more...

 
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