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The tale of Briar Bank : the cottage tales of Beatrix Potter

Author: Susan Wittig Albert
Publisher: New York : Berkley Prime Crime, 2009, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Berkley Prime Crime mass mkt. edView all editions and formats
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Mr. Wickstead has died under a tree limb. The villagers are certain that his death had to do with a treasure he dug up last spring. But why was he in the wood on a frigid night? And what of the claw marks on the limb? And what was that treasure? As per usual, the town's animals know more than the Big Folk. And only Pickles, Wickstead's fox terrier, knows exactly what happened. It's up to amateur sleuth Beatrix  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Beatrix Potter; Beatrix Potter; Beatrix Potter
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Wittig Albert
ISBN: 9780425230275 0425230279
OCLC Number: 311776589
Description: xiv, 305 pages : map ; 17 cm
Responsibility: Susan Wittig Albert.

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Near Sawrey, the seat of Miss Beatrix Potter's country home, has been abuzz since Mr. Wickstead had met his death under a tree limb. Many believe it had to do with a treasure he had dug up. And only  Read more...

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