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Murder, My Suite (Bed-And-Breakfast Mysteries)

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Gossip columnist Dagmar Delacroix Chatsworth and her yappy lapdog Rover's recent stay at the Hillside manor left hostess Judith McMonigle Flynn's nerves, and best bed linens, in tatters.So Judith joins cousin Renie for some well-earned off-season R&R at Canada's famous Bugler Ski Resort — only to discover with horror that the swanky getaway is the next stop on detestable Dagmar's itinerary.But it seems the cousins aren't the only guests with serious grudges against the dirt-disher and her malicious mutt. And when one of the despised lady's entourage is murdered on the snowless slopes, Judith sets out to corner a killer — before more hapless hangers-on discover that Dagner's company can be even more poisonous than her pen. Gossip columnist Dagmar Delacroix Chatsworth and her yappy lapdog Rover's recent stay at the Hillside Manor left hostess Judith McMonigle Flynn's nerves, and best bed linens, in tatters. So Judith joins cousin Renie for some well-earned off-season R&R at Canada's famous Bugler Ski Resort — only to discover with horror that the swanky getaway is the next stop on detestable Dagmar's itinerary. But it seems the cousins aren't the only guests with serious grudges against the dirt-disher and her malicious mutt. And when one of the despised lady's entourage is murdered on the snowless slopes, Judith sets out to corner a killer — before more hapless hangers-on discover that Dagmar's company can be even more poisonous than her pen.

Synopsis:

Judith needs a vacation from the nationally known gossip columnist who is renting rooms at her bed-and-breakfast. Once the disruptive guest departs, Judith heads to a Canadian ski resort, only to find the columnist in residence--as unpopular as ever. When her secretary is murdered while wearing one of the columnist's trademark turbans, Judith feels compelled to investigate.

About the Author

Mary Richardson Daheim is a Seattle native who started telling stories with pictures because she didn't know how to write.? After acquiring the rudiments in grade school, Daheim penned her first mystery novel at age eleven.? She admits it was terrible, but "showed promise."? Thus encouraged, she went on to graduate from the University of Washington's School of Communications, having acquired the knowledge and skills to support herself until she wrote a better book.

In 1983, Daheim published her first historical romance, Love's Pirate, for Avon Books.? She followed this award-winning novel with Destiny's Pawn, Pride's Captive and Passion's Triumph, all for Avon, as well as several historicals for Harlequin.? An avid mystery reader, Daheim decided to try her hand at murder and mayhem with the creation of the Bed-and-Breakfast series from Avon, beginning with Just Desserts, and followed by Fowl Prey, Holy Terrors, Dune to Death, Bantam of the Opera, A Fit of Tempera and Major Vices.

Daheim is married to David Daheim, an instructor of cinema, literature, and English at Shoreline Community College.? The Daheims have three daughters: Barbara, Katherine, and Magdalen.? Daheim is member of the Authors Guild, Mystery Writers of America and Romance Writers of America.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780380778775
Author:
Daheim, Mary
Publisher:
Avon
Author:
by Mary Daheim
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Series
Subject:
Detective and mystery stories
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths
Subject:
Mystery & detective
Subject:
Mcmonigle, judith (fictitious character)
Subject:
Bed and breakfast accommodations
Subject:
Canada
Subject:
Mystery fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass Market PB
Series:
Bed-And-Breakfast Mysteries
Series Volume:
104-42
Publication Date:
20010101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
6.93x4.19x.74 in. .28 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Judith needs a vacation from the nationally known gossip columnist who is renting rooms at her bed-and-breakfast. Once the disruptive guest departs, Judith heads to a Canadian ski resort, only to find the columnist in residence--as unpopular as ever. When her secretary is murdered while wearing one of the columnist's trademark turbans, Judith feels compelled to investigate.
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