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The boy who stole the leopard's spots

Author: Tamar Myers
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A decades-old murder, a strange superstition, an enormous snake, and one giant secret are about to rock the beautiful Belle Vue to its core. It is a time of great upheaval for the Belgian Congo and Belle Vue is not safe from the changes. But there are more pressing problems as an unsolved disappearance brings up issues for some of the denizens of the village. Add to that a sudden influx of strangers and a horrible  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Myers, Tamar.
Boy who stole the leopard's spots.
New York : William Morrow, ©2012
(OCoLC)738348366
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tamar Myers
ISBN: 9780062101457 0062101455
OCLC Number: 797158931
Notes: Includes a "P.S." bonus section with information about the author, the book, and other books by the author.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Tamar Myers.

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A decades-old murder, a strange superstition, an enormous snake, and one giant secret are about to rock the beautiful Belle Vue to its core. It is a time of great upheaval for the Belgian Congo and Belle Vue is not safe from the changes. But there are more pressing problems as an unsolved disappearance brings up issues for some of the denizens of the village. Add to that a sudden influx of strangers and a horrible storm that literally divides the village in half, and suddenly danger seems to be everywhere. The lovely young American missionary Amanda, the police chief Captain Pierre Jardin, and the local witch doctor and his wise-woman wife, Cripple, all become embroiled in the mystery as evil omens and strange happenings at every turn suggest that more lives will be lost before the true killer is unmasked.

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