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A Dismal Thing to Do

After witnessing a strange explosion, Janet becomes a murderer's next target.
Janet Rhys is driving through the backwoods of Canada when she sees the truck ahead of her lose control, smash into a snow bank, and flip sideways, completely blocking the road. Springing to action, she darts into a nearby barn, searching for something to use to rescue the person trapped inside. When she hears an explosion, Janet returns to find the truck is nothing but smoking wreckage, and the driver has stolen her car.
Janet takes shelter in an abandoned house, and is waiting for help to come when the truck driver's accomplices set fire to her hideout. Just before she is engulfed in flames, she leaps through a window and escapes into the snow. The killers think their witness is dead, and if Janet doesn't move quickly, they will be right.
Review Quote:
"Charm, wit, and Holmesian logic."- AudioFile.
"A great way to visit Moscow without having to live there." - San Jose Mercury News.
"The epitome of the 'cozy' mystery." - Mostly Murder.
"MacLeod can be counted on for a witty, literate and charming mystery." - Publishers Weekly.
Biographical note:
Charlotte MacLeod (1922-2005) was an internationally bestselling author of cozy mysteries. Born in Canada, she moved to Boston as a child, and lived in New England most of her life. After graduating from college, she made a career in advertising, writing copy for the Stop & Shop Supermarket Company before moving on to Boston firm N. H. Miller & Co., where she rose to the rank of vice president. In her spare time, MacLeod wrote short stories, and in 1964 published her first novel, a children's book called "Mystery of the White Knight".
In "Rest You Merry" (1978), MacLeod introduced Professor Peter Shandy, a horticulturist and amateur sleuth whose adventures she would chronicle for two decades. "The Family Vault" (1979) marked the first appearance of her other best-known characters: the husband and wife sleuthing team Sarah Kelling and Max Bittersohn, whom she followed until her last novel, "The Balloon Man", in 1998.
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Seitenzahl 198, (Printausgabe)
Altersempfehlung 16 - 99
Erscheinungsdatum 31.03.2015
Sprache Englisch
EAN 9783958593763
Verlag Mysterious Press at Bastei Entertainment
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