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The bag lady war : a novel

Author: Carol Leonard SeCoy
Publisher: New York, NY : iUniverse Inc., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an attempt to ensure their safety, three widows devise a plan not only to make the streets safer, but to perhaps guarantee them free room and board for life. Grocery bag covered bodies keep turning up around Santa Ana until the ladies invite two detecives to tea and tell them everything. Will the three widows change life on the streets and in prison forever?
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol Leonard SeCoy
ISBN: 9780595449866 0595449867
OCLC Number: 178036216
Description: 338 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Carol Leonard SeCoy.

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In an attempt to ensure their safety, three widows devise a plan not only to make the streets safer, but to perhaps guarantee them free room and board for life. Grocery bag covered bodies keep turning up around Santa Ana until the ladies invite two detecives to tea and tell them everything. Will the three widows change life on the streets and in prison forever?

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What An Idea!

by EsmereldaHildegard (WorldCat user published 2008-10-13) Excellent Permalink

What a novel idea! Financially threatened old ladies killing crooks in order to live in the well-provisioned security of prison! It makes more sense than you think. When you consider that there is free medical care and the company of other, younger women, and you have nowhere to go anyway, living...
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Forces the reader to stop and reexamine the world we are living in

by readerviews (WorldCat user published 2008-10-13) Excellent Permalink

Reviewed by Olivera Baumgartner-Jackson for Reader Views (9/08) 

Imagine working hard your entire life, and upon retiring you find yourself alone, a tiny step from financial ruin and scared out of your wits. Your husband has been shot to death by...
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