By Charlotte MacLeod, Alisa Craig
Greens might be unsafe for your HEALTH!
Old Agatha Treadway baked her personal bread, canned her personal vegetables---and died of botulism in her own kitchen. coincidence, says Dr. Druffitt. homicide, says neighbor Janet Wadman. And says it back whilst she reveals the general practitioner lifeless, too. Detective Inspector Madoc Rhys, of the royal Canadian fixed Police, consents. yet who's the killer...the city miser, who wishes the only factor simply Mrs. Treadway can have given him?
The miser's son who's panting for the doctor's daughter? Widow Druffitt, who's retaining mystery conferences with not likely humans? The employed woman who listens at keyholes? The employed guy who hides in haylofts? It's an lousy mess...and whilst Rhys will get it looked after out, he faces an excellent harder challenge of his personal.
Read Online or Download A Pint of Murder (Madoc Rhys, Book 1) PDF
Similar mystery books
Omit Cora Felton, the eccentric beginner detective greater often called the Puzzle girl, likes not anything higher than to resolve a great mystery–and this time she’s bought a killer on her palms. What isn’t perplexing is why critics agree that “Cora is rising as a lovely and detailed sleuth” (Chicago Sun-Times) in “a enjoyable sequence for secret enthusiasts and cruciverbalists” (USA Today).
A brand new Cupcake Bakery secret from big apple instances bestselling writer Jenn McKinlay is icing at the cupcake! After a cupcake-flinging fiasco at a photograph shoot for a neighborhood journal, Melanie Cooper and Angie DeLaura comply with make amends by means of web hosting a weeklong company boot camp at Fairy story Cupcakes.
Notwithstanding a small city at middle, Lawrenceton, Georgia, has its darkish side-and crime buffs. one in all whom is librarian Aurora "Roe" Teagarden, a member of the genuine Murders membership, which meets as soon as a month to research well-known situations. It's a innocuous pastime-until the evening she reveals a member killed in a fashion that eerily resembles the crime the membership was once approximately to debate.
- Any Shape or Form (Henry Gamadge Mysteries, Book 9)
- Frozen Assets (Officer Gunnhilder, Book 1)
- Every You, Every Me
- Blue Diary
- Fatal Lies (Liebermann Papers, Book 3)
Extra info for A Pint of Murder (Madoc Rhys, Book 1)
My guess is that Ian comes out only when he wants some food. He's a clever boy, so he's taken as little food as possible--just enough to make Aunt Mathilda think that someone in the family is raiding the refrigerator. " Pete nodded. "I'm certain he won't come out until the yard is deserted. " "I get it," Pete said. " Jupiter nodded. "He'll figure we'd blame the theft on tramps or something. Anyway, we'll leave the yard about ten o'clock, put some dummy lunches on the back porch, and then go upstairs to bed.
Pete sat on him while Jupiter briefly told their story. " the boy said. "Mr Ndula? " "Yes, Ian," Jupiter said. "You're safe now. Or you will be when we get you into our headquarters. " Jupe paused to scoop up his emergency signal, which had fallen out of his shirt pocket in the melee, and stuffed the unit into his trousers pocket. The Investigators dragged the hesitant boy up and hustled him across the dimly lit street and through Green Gate One. Then they guided him into Tunnel Two. . " Ian asked.
Nothing at all," Bob said, sighing. "They're mostly all African names, First," Pete added. " "We haven't tried everywhere," Jupiter said. "After dinner we'll go to the library and look up Djanga. " "I'm going out with my folks tonight," Bob told him. "And I've got chores after dinner," Pete said. "Very well," Jupiter replied. " Pete said unhappily. " "Maybe he's right, Jupe," Bob said. "No! " But Jupiter didn't look so confident now. 10 Jupiter Misses Something JUPITER TOYED with his breakfast the next morning.