- ISBN: 9780727881410 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 0727881418 (hbk.)
- Description: 217 p. ; 23 cm.
- Publisher: Sutton : Severn House, 2012.
- 5 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 5 total copies.
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|Marblehead||Adult Fiction||FICTION ATKINS, CHARLES 2012 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Salem||Adult Fiction||FIC/ ATKINS - MYSTERY (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Stoneham||Adult Mysteries||FIC Atkins Mystery (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Summary:|| Something wicked has come to Grenville Connecticut, a town famous for antiques and the systematic fleecing of its well-heeled elders as they down-size, sicken and die. Clearly, someone is unhappy with the status quo as high-end antique dealers are being murdered in gruesome--yet fitting--ways. When a severed finger shows up at the Friday night auction, unlikely heroines Lil Campbell and Ada Strauss have to wonder--"where's the rest of the body? "A question that leads to festering small-town secrets, and the unraveling of a mystery that shows all is not well in a town famed for its postcard perfect New England charm. For Lil and Ada, long-time friends and neighbors, the murders take a personal turn as unspeakable accusations are raised against Lil's dead husband and she becomes the focus of the killer's rage. And to make things worse--or better--the two friends are forced to confront powerful feelings for one another that threaten their idyllic lives.
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