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Nipped in the bud

Author: Sheila Connolly
Publisher: [Toronto] : Beyond the Page Publishing, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Winter still has a firm stranglehold on the small town of Granford, and newly married orchard owner Meg Chapin is restless to begin her spring pruning and planting, while Seth busies himself with a new project of his own. But their relative peace is shattered when a gunshot breaks the winter silence and they discover the body of a dead woman on their land. What's just as troubling is that the state police have  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Cozy mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Connolly
ISBN: 9781946069870 1946069876
OCLC Number: 1065523452
Description: 204 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Sheila Connolly.

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"Winter still has a firm stranglehold on the small town of Granford, and newly married orchard owner Meg Chapin is restless to begin her spring pruning and planting, while Seth busies himself with a new project of his own. But their relative peace is shattered when a gunshot breaks the winter silence and they discover the body of a dead woman on their land. What's just as troubling is that the state police have hushed up the murder and are warning Meg not to investigate. Never one to sit by idly with a killer on the loose, Meg starts digging for clues and probing for answers as discreetly as she can. When the victim turns out to have been an undercover reporter doing a story on the blossoming trade in illegal drugs in the area, Meg's stunned to learn that this very modern crime has come to sleepy Granford. Unwilling to accept that the nasty business has put down roots so close to home--and led to a murder that occurred literally in her own backyard--Meg is determined to nip it in the bud before the town she knows and loves turns rotten ..."--

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The latest An Orchard Mystery!

by TheAvidReader (WorldCat user published 2019-01-27) Good Permalink

Nipped in the Bud is part of the delightful An Orchard Mystery series.  I was happy to see the series find a new publisher so it could continue.  However, Nipped...
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