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Monday, 27 June 2011

Bookplate Special

Tricia Miles, owner of Haven’t a Clue mystery bookstore, is still settling into Stoneham, New Hampshire, the kind of town where everybody knows your name—and where everyone’s quick to lend a hand, even when murder is afoot . . . The kinder folks of Stoneham might call Pammy Fredericks a free spirit. The less kind, a freeloading thief. Tricia has put up—and put up with—her uninvited college roommate for weeks. In return, Pammy, has stolen $100, among other things. But the day she’s kicked out, Pammy’s found dead in a dumpster, leaving loads of questions unanswered. Like what was she foraging for? Did her killer want it too? To piece the case together, Tricia will have to dive in head-first.…


The Review

This was a tricky one, I did not see who the culprit was until it was revealed, it was really sprung on the reader. I really enjoy this series because it all unravels in your mind with the unravelling on the page. I thought I had it figured out, but boy was I wrong!! I love that about these books! I am glad though that things are over between Tricia and Russ, because he really is a douche. Don't get me started on the delicious Captain Baker...

You actually start to feel sorry for Tricia - I mean how long can you take it being the one to find a corpse? It really is crazy, but I suppose that provides her with greater motivation for wanting to see justice served... Much like the rest of the series, this book is very well written.

1 comment:

  1. So glad to hear you enjoyed it. Hope you'll give the newer books in the series (Chapter & Hearse and Sentenced to Death) a try. (And my first Victoria Square book (written under my Lorraine Bartlett name) A Crafty Killing.

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