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The spook in the stacks

Author: Eva Gates
Publisher: New York : Crooked Lane, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Halloween in North Carolina's Outer Banks becomes seriously tricky when librarian Lucy Richardson stumbles across something extra unusual in the rare books section: a dead body. Wealthy businessman Jay Ruddle is considering donating his extensive collection of North Carolina historical documents to the Bodie Island Lighthouse Library, but the competition for the collection is fierce. Unfortunately, while the library  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mystery in literature
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Novels
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eva Gates
ISBN: 9781683315803 1683315804
OCLC Number: 1038414273
Notes: Sequel to: Reading up a storm.
Description: 313 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Eva Gates.

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Halloween in North Carolina's Outer Banks becomes seriously tricky when librarian Lucy Richardson stumbles across something extra unusual in the rare books section: a dead body. Wealthy businessman Jay Ruddle is considering donating his extensive collection of North Carolina historical documents to the Bodie Island Lighthouse Library, but the competition for the collection is fierce. Unfortunately, while the library is hosting a lecture on ghostly legends, Jay becomes one of the dearly departed in the rare books section. Now, it's up to Lucy Richardson and her fellow librarians to bone up on their detective skills and discover who is responsible for this wicked Halloween homicide.

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Entertaining cozy mystery!

by TheAvidReader (WorldCat user published 2018-06-20) Very Good Permalink

The Spook in the Stacks by Eva Gates is the fourth book in A Lighthouse Library Mystery series.  Lucy Richardson is the assistant librarian at Bodie Island Lighthouse Library in Outer Banks, North Carolina....
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