Springtime Murder: A Cozy Mystery Novelette

Marla Bradeen
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Polly Blake never expects her annual spring barbecue to kick off with her uncle dropping dead in her backyard. When his death is ruled a homicide, Polly must turn her focus to finding a murderer. Unfortunately, her investigation soon reveals there's no shortage of suspects within her own family. Will the amateur sleuth be able to figure out "whodunit" before the killer strikes again? 

This murder mystery novelette was previously published as part of the Seasons collection.
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Please visit Marla's website to learn more about her and her books: http://www.marlabradeen.com

Marla Bradeen previously worked as a software consultant and analyst. In 2012, she gave up a traditional job for no other reason than to have more time to pursue personal interests, such as sleeping in late and taking naps. Although she misses seeing regular deposits into her bank account, she hasn't once regretted that decision.

These days, Marla enjoys inventing imaginary friends and killing them off. She's thrilled to have finally found a use for that bachelor's in psychology: getting into her characters' heads. When she's not plotting murder, she spends her time fighting for mattress space with her two rescue cats.

She also writes cozy mysteries under the pseudonym Paige Sleuth.
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Publisher
Marla Bradeen
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Published on
Aug 27, 2016
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Pages
53
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Family Life / General
Fiction / Family Life / Siblings
Fiction / Humorous / General
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Amateur Sleuth
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Cozy / General
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths
Fiction / Short Stories (single author)
Fiction / Small Town & Rural
Foreign Language Study / English as a Second Language
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