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Title:
Death of an English muffin
ISBN:
9780425258859
Edition:
Berkley Prime Crime mass-market edition.
Publication:
New York : Berkley Prime Crime, 2015.
Physical Description:
297 pages ; 18 cm.
Series title(s):
Number in series:
3.
General Note:
"Berkley Prime Crime mystery"--Spine.
Summary:
"They say one's home is one's castle, but when it comes to Wynter Castle, Merry would like it to belong to someone else. But until a buyer bites, she could use some extra dough, so she decides to take in renters. The idea pans out, and Merry's able to find a handful of tenants eager to live in a real castle. The only problem is most of them are crumby, tea-swilling old biddies. The Legion of Horrible Ladies, as Merry calls them, is led by the terribly nasty--and fabulously wealthy--Cleta Sanson. The abrasive Englishwoman keeps everyone whipped into a frenzy--until she meets an embarrassing end behind a locked door. Evidence reveals that Cleta was murdered, yet no one is privy to how the deed was done. Merry knows she must quickly find the killer before another of her guests gets greased"-- provided by publisher.
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MYSTERY Hamilton, V.
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Summary

From the national bestselling author of Muffin but Murder , baker Merry Wynter returns with a fresh tray of muffins and a case that has authorities stumped . . .

They say one's home is one's castle, but when it comes to Wynter Castle, Merry would like it to belong to someone else. But until a buyer bites, she could use some extra dough, so she decides to take in renters. The idea pans out, and Merry's able to find a handful of tenants eager to live in a real castle. The only problem is most of them are crumby, tea-swilling old biddies.

The Legion of Horrible Ladies, as Merry calls them, is led by the terribly nasty-and fabulously wealthy-Cleta Sanson. The abrasive Englishwoman keeps everyone whipped into a frenzy-until she meets an embarrassing end behind a locked door. Evidence reveals that Cleta was murdered, yet no one is privy to how the deed was done. Merry knows she must quickly find the killer before another of her guests gets greased . . .

Includes delicious recipes!

Praise for the Merry Muffin Mysteries

'Start with a spunky protagonist named Merry, mix in some delicious muffins, add a mysterious castle in upstate New York, and you've got the ingredients for a wonderful cozy mystery series.' Paige Shelton, national bestselling author of If Catfish Had Nine Lives

'Merry is an interesting, strong character... An intriguing mystery that keeps you guessing until the end.' Socrates' Book Reviews

'A great cozy with varied and interesting characters, a nice plot with a few twists, and a good main character who has some baggage to work through . . . Excellent-Loved it! Buy it now and put this author on your watch list.' Mysteries and My Musings


Author Notes

As Victoria Hamilton , Donna Lea Simpson is the national bestselling author of the Vintage Kitchen Mysteries, including No Mallets Intended and Freezer I'll Shoot , as well the Merry Muffin Mysteries, including Muffin but Murder and Bran New Death .