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The fortieth birthday body : a suburban mystery

Author: Valerie Wolzien
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Down-to-earth housewife Susan Henshaw is turning forty--and feeling ancient. Adding insult to injury is the return of gorgeous local hussy Dawn Elliott, rumored to have slept with half the married men of quiet Hancock, Connecticut. To lift her sagging spirits, Susan's loving husband throws her a surprise party. But one guest gets the surprise of her life - or death. Dawn Elliott is found murdered. And Susan herself  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Valerie Wolzien
ISBN: 0312029179 9780312029173
OCLC Number: 19123379
Notes: "A Thomas Dunne book."
Description: 266 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Valerie Wolzien.

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Down-to-earth housewife Susan Henshaw is turning forty--and feeling ancient. Adding insult to injury is the return of gorgeous local hussy Dawn Elliott, rumored to have slept with half the married men of quiet Hancock, Connecticut. To lift her sagging spirits, Susan's loving husband throws her a surprise party. But one guest gets the surprise of her life - or death. Dawn Elliott is found murdered. And Susan herself is the prime suspect.

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