And a Puzzle to Die on (Mass Market Paperbound)

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When nerdy cruciverbalist Harvey Beerbaum throws a birthday bash for Cora Felton at the Bakerhaven Library, it's no surprise that the centerpiece, a huge cake decorated like a crossword puzzle, is a complete bust--until a corpse thrown from the second floor stacks hits it dead center and fills in 14 down. Cora may hate birthdays almost as much as she hates crossword puzzles--but when it comes to solving crimes, no one can hold a candle to the Puzzle Lady.

From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author

Parnell Hallis the author of the acclaimed Stanley Hastings mystery novels and the Steve Winslow courtroom dramas, as well as five other Puzzle Lady mysteries. Nominated for the Edgar, the Shamus, and the Lefty Awards, he lives in New York City, where he is working on his next Puzzle Lady mystery. From the Hardcover edition.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780553584356
ISBN-10: 0553584359
Publisher: Bantam
Publication Date: August 30th, 2005
Pages: 384
Language: English
Series: Puzzle Lady Mysteries (Paperback)