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Murder in the reading room

Author: Ellery Adams
Publisher: New York, NY : Kensington Publishing Corp., 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Jane's boyfriend is missing, and she thinks she may find him at North Carolina's historic Biltmore Estate. Officially, she's there to learn about luxury hotel management, but she's also prowling around the breathtaking buildings and grounds looking for secret passageways and clues. One of the staff gardeners promises to be helpful . . . that is, until his body turns up in the reading room of his cottage, a book on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Jane Steward, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellery Adams
ISBN: 9781496715654 1496715659
OCLC Number: 1098031328
Notes: Includes excerpt from the first book in the series The secret, book & scone society.
Description: 310 pages : illustration ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Ellery Adams.

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"Jane's boyfriend is missing, and she thinks she may find him at North Carolina's historic Biltmore Estate. Officially, she's there to learn about luxury hotel management, but she's also prowling around the breathtaking buildings and grounds looking for secret passageways and clues. One of the staff gardeners promises to be helpful . . . that is, until his body turns up in the reading room of his cottage, a book on his lap.When she finally locates the kidnapped Edwin, his captor insists that she lead him back to Storyton Hall, convinced that it houses Ernest Hemingway's lost suitcase, stolen from a Paris train station in 1922. But before they can turn up the treasure, the bell may toll for another victim . . ."--Publisher description.

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A jaw dropping cozy mystery!

by TheAvidReader (WorldCat user published 2019-04-30) Excellent Permalink

Murder in the Reading Room is a riveting cozy mystery.  I thought the story was well-written and it moves along at a quick pace.  Murder in the Reading Room...
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