Antiques Fruitcake

A Trash 'n' Treasures Mystery

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"A hilarious team of snoops." —Joan Hess

During the dress rehearsal for small-town Serenity's festive Christmas play, star Madeline de Morlaye topples over—on stage!—after a bite of prop pastry. Since the frosty actress had earned plenty of enemies through her offstage dramatics, the cast of suspects is longer than Santa's "Naughty or Nice" list. Prop mistress Brandy Borne and her diva-turned-director mother, Vivian—assisted by their savvy shih tzu, Sushi—must solve this fruitcake fatality before it's curtains for anyone else.

Includes A Tasty Recipe!

Praise for Barbara Allan and the Trash ‘n' Treasures Mystery Series

"Plenty of tongue-in-cheek humor." —Library Journal

"A humorous cozy that teems with quirky characters." —Booklist

"Top pick! Thrills, laugh-out-loud moments and amazingly real relationships." —Romantic Times Book Reviews

"You'll laugh out loud." —Mystery Scene

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About the author

Barbara Allan is the joint pseudonym of acclaimed short story writer Barbara Collins (Too Many Tomcats) and New York Times bestselling mystery novelist Max Allan Collins (Road to Perdition). Their previous collaborations have included one son, a short story collection, and eleven novels, including the 2008 winner of the Romantic Times Toby Bromberg Award for Most Humorous Mystery, Antiques Flee Market. They live in Iowa in a house filled with trash and treasures. Learn more about them at www.maxallancollins.com and www.barbaraallan.com.
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Publisher
Kensington Books
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Published on
Sep 30, 2014
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Pages
40
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ISBN
9780758293176
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Amateur Sleuth
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Cozy / General
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Private Investigators
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