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Famous in Cedarville

Author: Erica Wright
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Polis Books, LLC, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When reclusive, retired silver screen actress Barbara Lace dies in her bed, only the young widower of Cedarville suspects a crime. But Samson Delaware has always been something of an outsider, and his wife's death hasn't exactly improved his reputation. In fact, the local gossipmongers think he might be losing his mind. Their bless-your-heart manners can't disguise their distrust, which makes his amateur attempts  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erica Wright
ISBN: 1947993720 9781947993723
OCLC Number: 1126184171
Description: 320 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Erica Wright.

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"When reclusive, retired silver screen actress Barbara Lace dies in her bed, only the young widower of Cedarville suspects a crime. But Samson Delaware has always been something of an outsider, and his wife's death hasn't exactly improved his reputation. In fact, the local gossipmongers think he might be losing his mind. Their bless-your-heart manners can't disguise their distrust, which makes his amateur attempts at an investigation even more difficult. When Lace's assistant is found decidedly murdered, the town starts to change its tune, though, and soon Samson finds himself in the thick of an improbable chase. Hollywood hotshots and small-town law enforcement make strange bedfellows - especially when secrets are getting women killed."--Publisher.

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Praise for Famous in Cedarville"A clever little whodunit...Wright's soft patina of nostalgia is kind to this part of the South, a region so depressed even the undertakers are going out of business." Read more...

 
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