About the Book
A new suspense-themed housing tract on the edge of the Mojave Desert is about to open, and who better to help promote the Cotswold-cozy development than mystery biographer extraordinaire Cece Caruso? For the grand opening weekend, Cece is staging a play featuring the beloved sleuth Miss Marple. Of course, everything goes wrong, including a leading lady who ends up dead.
All is not well in Christietown; its secrets are as complicated as the truth behind Agatha Christie's real-life disappearance. The developer, an Englishman who claims to be Dame Agatha's descendent, has ruthless investors breathing down his neck. Meanwhile, Cece's got a wedding to plan, a baby shower to give, and an ex-husband who shows up on her doorstep with his fiancée and future mother-in-law. And when another body surfaces, the intrepid amateur sleuth knows she must play the famed detective for real—or suffer the same mysterious fate.
Educator and Librarian Resources
- ISBN: 9780061452178
- ISBN 10: 0061452173
- Imprint: William Morrow Paperbacks
- On Sale: 06/12/2007
- Pages: 288
- List Price: 17.99 CAD
- BISAC1: FICTION / Contemporary Women
- BISAC2: FICTION / Mystery & Detective / General