Der Liebesbetrug: Roman

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Minty Knox will endlich der Eintönigkeit und Bescheidenheit ihres Lebens entkommen und träumt von einer Hochzeit mit dem attraktiven, lebenslustigen Jock Lewis. Doch weiß sie weder von Jocks rechtmäßiger Ehefrau noch von seiner Liaison mit Fiona – beides hat Jock ihr tunlichst verheimlicht. Als sie dann einen Brief erhält, der sie über Jocks tödlichen Unfall benachrichtigt, ist Minty derart schockiert, dass sie plötzlich Gespenster sieht ...

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Blanvalet Verlag
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Mar 31, 2015
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Fiction / Crime
Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense
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