Dead Man's Puzzle

Puzzle Lady Mysteries

Knjiga 10
Prodajalec: Minotaur Books
4
Brezplačen vzorec

Sherry is off on her honeymoon when Chief Harper comes to Cora Felton, asking her to solve a crossword puzzle found on the body of Old Man Overmeyer. Small problem. Cora is the Milli Vanilli of cruciverbalists. Her niece, Sherry, writes the crossword puzzle column for her.

Cora pokes into Overmeyer's death, hoping to prove he died of natural causes. She learns the cranky hermit was the sole surviving member of a forty-year-old stock pooling agreement, and before she can say "capital gain," the town is full of heirs. Complicating things is Sherry's ex-husband, Dennis, who is playing detective in the hopes of impressing his ex-wife. With Sherry out of town, her restraining order against him is moot, and he is taking full advantage of the fact.
With Dead Man's Puzzle, Parnell Hall delivers another stellar, puzzle-packed entry in his entertaining Puzzle Lady series.

Več o tem

O avtorju

Edgar, Shamus, and Lefty nominee Parnell Hall is the author of the Puzzle Lady crossword puzzle mysteries, the Stanley Hastings private eye novels, and the Steve Winslow courtroom dramas. An actor, screenwriter, and former private investigator, Parnell lives in New York City.
Več o tem
4,8
4 skupno
Nalaganje ...

Dodatne informacije

Založnik
Minotaur Books
Več o tem
Objavljeno
14. apr. 2009
Več o tem
Strani
336
Več o tem
ISBN
9781429951173
Več o tem
Več o tem
Jezik
angleščina
Več o tem
Zvrsti
Leposlovje/Srhljivke in detektivke/Amaterski vohljač
Leposlovje/Srhljivke in detektivke/Sproščene
Fiction / Mystery & detektiv / Ženske Sleuths
Več o tem
Zaščita vsebine
Ta vsebina je zaščitena s tehnologijo za upravljanje digitalnih pravic.
Več o tem
Branje na glas
Na voljo v napravah Android
Več o tem
Primerno za Družinsko zbirko

Informacije o branju

Pametni telefoni in tablični računalniki

Namestite aplikacijo Knjige Google Play za Android in iPad/iPhone. Samodejno se sinhronizira z računom in kjer koli omogoča branje s povezavo ali brez nje.

Prenosni računalniki in računalniki

Knjige, kupljene v trgovini Google Play, lahko berete z brskalnikom računalnika.

Bralniki e-knjig in druge naprave

Če želite brati v napravah, ki imajo zaslone z e-črnilom, kot sta Sony eReader in Barnes & Noble Nook, morate prenesti datoteko in jo kopirati v napravo. Podrobna navodila za prenos datotek v podprte bralnike e-knjig so na voljo v centru za pomoč.

Ogled celotne serije

For antiques dealer Josie Prescott, an abandoned storage unit is the perfect place to find some killer treasure, but finding a dead body amongst the wares is more than she bargained for

With Valentine's Day a week away and the sun sparkling on the fresh-fallen snow in Rocky Point, New Hampshire, it is the perfect day for antiques dealer Josie Prescott to pursue her newest source of unexpected treasures—the contents of abandoned storage units sold at auction.

A crowd gathers at the storage facility, including the owner of a local interior design store, Henri Dubois, who bids against a man who is new to the local auction scene. Josie is thrilled with her win, a small unit filled with Depression-era glassware and stunning vintage jewelry. The unit won by Henri includes hand-painted silent movie posters, which he eagerly hands over to Josie for appraisal.

The next morning, Josie receives a frantic call from Henri's wife and learns that he never made it home. When the police open Henri's storage unit they find him dead amidst a jumble of objects. Was he killed over one of the objects? Is his wife hiding secrets that led to his death? And who was the stranger who bid against Henri? The police turn to Josie's antiques expertise and she discovers more than provenance—she uncovers a murderer.

Jane K. Cleland's Lethal Treasure is a page-turning addition to her beloved Josie Prescott mystery series, with the fascinating antiques details and devilishly clever mystery plot that fans adore and newcomers will love.

©2018 GooglePogoji storitve za mestoZasebnostRazvijalciIzvajalciO Googlu|Lokacija: Združene države AmerikeJezik: slovenščina
Z nakupom tega izdelka opravljate transakcijo z Google Payments in se strinjate s pogoji storitve ter pravilnikom o zasebnosti za Google Payments.