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Deader Homes and Gardens (Claire Malloy Mysteries)

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Publisher Comments:

“SNAPPY, SASSY.”—PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

Now that shes back from her honeymoon, Claire Malloy must face the reality of her home life: Its too close for comfort. A two-bedroom apartment is a formula for disaster for her new husband, Police Chief Peter Rosen, and her teenage daughter, Caron. Time to go house hunting—before they all kill each other. Figuratively speaking, of course…

“ANOTHER FUN ROMP.”—Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Or not. Ever since Claire found the perfect home—a well-preserved large house on a large plot of land in Hollow Valley—she has beeen up to the roof with problems. Not only has the real estate agent gone mysteriously missing but soon Claire learns that the houses previous owner died in circumstances labeled “accidental.” And new bodies from Hollow Valley are starting to pile up…Now its up to Claire to dig up the dirt—and unearth a killer. Can she solve the mystery before her dream house turns into a living nightmare? 

“FAST-PACED...BREEZY...AMUSING.”—The Mystery Gazette

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Deader Homes and Gardens

Joan Hess

Now that shes back from her honeymoon, Claire Malloy must face the reality of her home life: Its too close for comfort. A two-bedroom apartment is a formula for disaster for her new husband, Police Chief Peter Rosen, and her teenage daughter, Caron. Time to go house hunting—before they all kill each other. Figuratively speaking, of course...

Or not. Ever since Claire found the perfect home—a well-preserved large house on a large plot of land in Hollow Valley—she has beeen up to the roof with problems. Not only has the real estate agent gone mysteriously missing but soon Claire learns that the houses previous owner died in circumstances labeled “accidental.” And new bodies from Hollow Valley are starting to pile up…Now its up to Claire to dig up the dirt—and unearth a killer. Can she solve the mystery before her dream house turns into a living nightmare? 

Synopsis:

“SNAPPY, SASSY.”—PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

Now that shes back from her honeymoon, Claire Malloy must face the reality of her home life: Its too close for comfort. A two-bedroom apartment is a formula for disaster for her new husband, Police Chief Peter Rosen, and her teenage daughter, Caron. Time to go house hunting—before they all kill each other. Figuratively speaking, of course…

“ANOTHER FUN ROMP.”—Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Or not. Ever since Claire found the perfect home—a well-preserved large house on a large plot of land in Hollow Valley—she has beeen up to the roof with problems. Not only has the real estate agent gone mysteriously missing but soon Claire learns that the houses previous owner died in circumstances labeled “accidental.” And new bodies from Hollow Valley are starting to pile up…Now its up to Claire to dig up the dirt—and unearth a killer. Can she solve the mystery before her dream house turns into a living nightmare? 

“FAST-PACED...BREEZY...AMUSING.”—The Mystery Gazette

About the Author

JOAN HESS is the author of both the Claire Malloy and the Maggody mystery series. She is a winner of the American Mystery Award, a member of Sisters in Crime, and a former president of the American Crime Writers League. She lives in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781250019493
Author:
Hess, Joan
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Subject:
Mystery & Detective/Cozy
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Claire Malloy Mysteries
Series Volume:
No. 18 of 20
Publication Date:
20121231
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
6.75 x 4.125 x 0.8125 in

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Product details 336 pages St. Martin's Press - English 9781250019493 Reviews:
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Deader Homes and Gardens

Joan Hess

Now that shes back from her honeymoon, Claire Malloy must face the reality of her home life: Its too close for comfort. A two-bedroom apartment is a formula for disaster for her new husband, Police Chief Peter Rosen, and her teenage daughter, Caron. Time to go house hunting—before they all kill each other. Figuratively speaking, of course...

Or not. Ever since Claire found the perfect home—a well-preserved large house on a large plot of land in Hollow Valley—she has beeen up to the roof with problems. Not only has the real estate agent gone mysteriously missing but soon Claire learns that the houses previous owner died in circumstances labeled “accidental.” And new bodies from Hollow Valley are starting to pile up…Now its up to Claire to dig up the dirt—and unearth a killer. Can she solve the mystery before her dream house turns into a living nightmare? 

"Synopsis" by ,

“SNAPPY, SASSY.”—PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

Now that shes back from her honeymoon, Claire Malloy must face the reality of her home life: Its too close for comfort. A two-bedroom apartment is a formula for disaster for her new husband, Police Chief Peter Rosen, and her teenage daughter, Caron. Time to go house hunting—before they all kill each other. Figuratively speaking, of course…

“ANOTHER FUN ROMP.”—Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Or not. Ever since Claire found the perfect home—a well-preserved large house on a large plot of land in Hollow Valley—she has beeen up to the roof with problems. Not only has the real estate agent gone mysteriously missing but soon Claire learns that the houses previous owner died in circumstances labeled “accidental.” And new bodies from Hollow Valley are starting to pile up…Now its up to Claire to dig up the dirt—and unearth a killer. Can she solve the mystery before her dream house turns into a living nightmare? 

“FAST-PACED...BREEZY...AMUSING.”—The Mystery Gazette

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