In the world of antiques and collectibles, a good ear for gossip, it helps to have a sharp eye for quality, and a nose for murder. When a retired hollywood a-lister decides to auction off part of his enviable collection of antiques, reporter Molly Appleby is thrilled to be covering the event for Collector’s Weekly, and she’s certain it will secure the reputation of the dealer handling it, a friend of hers.
Molly’s not sold on the coroner’s verdict of suicide, though, and she can’t help but start digging for clues to what she suspects is foul play. As she begins to delve into the private life of her friend and his connections with the actor’s staff, Molly slowly discovers that the dealer was far more unscrupulous than she ever imagined and that nearly everyone who knew him had a motive for murder.
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She lives in New Hampshire with her husband. She’s written multiple series including the Supper Club Mysteries, the Book Retreat Mysteries, the Secret, and Scone Society Mysteries, Book, and more.
A Killer Keepsake Antiques & Collectibles Mysteries Book 6Beyond the Page #ad - She now writes full-time from her home in Virginia. Parker riggs is also the author of the mystery novels A Treacherous Trader and A Devious Lot with Ellery Adams, and Finding Jessica. Having spent her adult life in a series of landlocked towns, she cherishes her memories of open water, violent storms, and the smell of the sea.
A brand-new book in the antiques & Collectibles Mystery series by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams and Parker Riggs. A wonderfully written, a good ear for gossip, on a treacherous TraderIn the world of antiques and collectibles, captivating cozy novel with likeable main characters and an interesting plot!” —Goodreads review, it helps to have a sharp eye for quality, and a nose for murder.
A Killer Keepsake Antiques & Collectibles Mysteries Book 6 #ad - When star reporter molly Appleby exchanged vows with her new husband, she also made a promise to give up sleuthing. But given her knack for stumbling onto murders, and murderers, she’s realizing she never should have made a promise she couldn’t keep. Molly’s just finished an article on the forget me not doll club for Collector’s Weekly, but before the magazine even hits the newsstands, one of the club members is found murdered, and a stolen antique doll—purportedly haunted—is found in the victim’s house.
When police discover that few of the peculiar club members will mourn the deceased, and that most of them had more motives than alibis, they once again enlist Molly’s help to solve this very odd case. Ms. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband.
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Unfortunately, trouble seems to follow Molly wherever she goes, even to England. She now writes full-time from her home in Virginia. Parker riggs is the author of the mystery novels A Treacherous Trader, A Killer Keepsake all with Ellery Adams, A Devious Lot, and Finding Jessica. And when a local woman turns up poisoned to death, Molly’s convinced there’s more to the story than meets the eye.
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Ms. Adams has held many jobs, teacher, car salesperson, retail clerk, and tech writer, tutor, including that of caterer, children's books, all the while penning poems, and novels. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband.
Murder in the Reading Room A Book Retreat Mystery 5Kensington Books #ad - . Officially, she’s there to learn about luxury hotel management, but she’s also prowling around the breathtaking buildings and grounds looking for secret passageways and clues. But before they can turn up the treasure, the bell may toll for another victim. Readers will find themselves wanting to live in Storyton, no matter how many people end up dead there.
Suspense magazine on Murder in the Locked Library. One of the staff gardeners promises to be helpful. That is, until his body turns up in the reading room of his cottage, a book on his lap. When she finally locates the kidnapped edwin, his captor insists that she lead him back to Storyton Hall, convinced that it houses Ernest Hemingway’s lost suitcase, stolen from a Paris train station in 1922.
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A Treacherous Trader Antiques & Collectibles Mysteries Book 4Beyond the Page #ad - About the authors:new york times bestselling author Ellery Adams grew up on a beach near the Long Island Sound. Adams has held many jobs, car salesperson, and tech writer, retail clerk, all the while penning poems, including that of caterer, tutor, teacher, children's books, and novels. The talented reporter and senior staff writer for Collector’s Weekly just got engaged to the man she loves.
When she takes time off to plan her wedding and shop for a vintage gown, the spunky writer with a growing reputation for finding corpses and solving murders vows to her family and fiancé to avoid trouble at all costs. She lives in new hampshire with her husband and a lively mini Dachshund named Pippa. So when she’s not busy shopping for the perfect dress or sampling endless varieties of cake, Molly once again finds herself attempting to unravel a mystery, and the endless string of women spurned by the playboy photographer leaves no shortage of suspects.
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She now writes full-time from her home in Virginia. Parker riggs is also the author of the mystery novel Finding Jessica. A brand-new book in the antiques & Collectibles series by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams and Parker Riggs.
Digging Up History A Museum Mystery Book 8Beyond the Page #ad - When a summer intern at the preservation society discovers an aged document hidden in the binding of an antique book, Society president Nell Pratt is intrigued by the possibilities: is it a valuable historic document or just a useless scrap of paper? When analysis reveals that it’s a hand-drawn map of one of Philadelphia’s oldest neighborhoods, Nell learns that the area is being excavated for a new real estate development and may hold long-buried secrets from the city’s historic heyday.
Determined to get to the bottom of the map’s origin and what it might tell her about the mysterious plot of land, Nell will have to contend with a construction company owner who disappears, a former Society board member who’s harbored a dark secret her entire life, and a remarkable discovery that may have the dead turning over in their graves .
Digging Up History A Museum Mystery Book 8 #ad - . Praise for the museum mysteries:“the archival milieu and the foibles of the characters are intriguing, and it’s refreshing to encounter an FBI man who is human, competent, and essential to the plot. Publishers weekly“she’s smart, she’s savvy, and she’s sharp enough to spot what really goes on behind the scenes in museum politics.
Mary jane maffini, charming, author of the Charlotte Adams Mysteries“National Treasure meets The Philadelphia Story in this clever, and sophisticated caper. Hank phillippi ryan, the county cork mysteries, including the orchard mysteries, award-winning author of The Other WomanAbout the Author:Sheila Connolly is an Anthony and Agatha Award–nominated author of numerous bestselling cozy mystery series, the Relatively Dead Mysteries, the Museum Mysteries, and the Victorian Village Mysteries.
She lives in massachusetts with her husband and three cats and travels to Ireland as often as possible.
Murder in the Storybook Cottage A Book Retreat Mystery 6Kensington Books #ad - Jane steward’s resort is hopping—not only is peppermint Press’s conference in full swing, there are also lots of families staying on the premises, bringing their kids to events like a scavenger hunt through the Fairy Tale Forest. Then a woman dressed like little red riding hood is found dead from a plot device straight out of a fairy tale—with a rare and valuable copy of Grimm’s Fairy Tales in her basket.
It looks like a big bad wolf may be lurking among the guests, and Jane can’t just wait for a handsome prince to come to the rescue. Not long after, a second victim is killed, with yet another treasure—a volume by Hans Christian Andersen worth thousands of dollars—nearby. Readers will find themselves wanting to live in Storyton, no matter how many people end up dead there.
Murder in the Storybook Cottage A Book Retreat Mystery 6 #ad - Suspense magazine on Murder in the Locked Library Visit us at www. Kensingtonbooks. Com . Storyton hall, virginia, is a top travel destination for book lovers and the perfect spot for literary events. But as a children’s book publisher hosts a gathering there, some folks aren’t going to live—happier ever after or otherwise.
A Deadly Dealer Antiques & Collectibles Mysteries Book 3Beyond the Page #ad - But the more time she spends covering Southern antiques and collectibles, the more times she finds herself face-to-face with a new mystery. She now writes full-time from her home in Virginia. The third in the antiques & Collectible series by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams. In the world of antiques and collectibles, a good ear for gossip, it helps to have a sharp eye for quality, and a nose for murder.
Molly appleby’s career as a reporter for Collector’s Weekly is finally taking off, as is her relationship with coworker Matt Harrison. I couldn’t put it down!” —goodreads This is a fully revised edition of a book originally published under the name J. And when she’s sent to nashville to cover the famous Heart of Dixie auction, where all the major players in the world of collectibles gather, her hopes of steering clear of foul play are quickly dashed when a renowned and well-respected dealer is found murdered.
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Great characters that you would love to tag along with and a story that keeps moving. Having spent her adult life in a series of landlocked towns, violent storms, she cherishes her memories of open water, and the smell of the sea.
The Inn at Holiday Bay: Note in the NutcrackerKathi Daley Books #ad - The note also lists the activities the child wishes they could do together over Christmas such as building a snowman and taking a sleigh ride. What abby thought she needed was alone time to heal. The list does not ask Santa for toys or games but for time with her parents. Her research pulls her into an unsolved mystery which she finds herself determined to solve before the arrival of the holiday.
Right and accomplishing the tasks on the list, and Abby is busy trying to figure out what became of the child who wrote the list, Georgia is cooking up a storm as she searches for the perfect cookie to enter in a local contest. After suffering a personal tragedy abby sullivan buys a huge old seaside mansion she has never even seen, and moves to Holiday Bay Maine, a drifter with her own tragic past named Georgia, by a huge Maine Coon Cat named Rufus, packs up her life in San Francisco, quite against her will, where she is adopted, and a giant dog with an inferiority complex named Ramos.
Right to come along. Meanwhile abby wonders what ever happened to the child who left the list and why the list was still in the nutcracker all these years later. Mylie, who is in holiday bay to find her one true love, decides to accomplish all the items on the list herself while she is waiting for Mr. While mylie is busy meeting Mr.
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. Because her date was murdered. With help from her patrons, ann tries to find out who might be responsible in the small town of Whitby before more residents are permanently checked out.
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Gerber’s perky tone with a multigenerational cast makes this series a good match for Lorna Barrett’s Booktown Mystery series. Library journal “so pull out your cowboy boots and settle in for a delightful read. With a bodacious cast of characters, and a collection of cookbooks to die for, a wrenching murder, Daryl Wood Gerber’s Final Sentence is a page-turning puzzler of a mystery that I could not put down.
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Sifting through the clues, jenna unearths any number of possible culprits, but she’ll have to cook up a new way to catch the killer before Pepper’s goose is cooked. And with pepper’s chief-of-police daughter too close to the case to be impartial, Jenna knows she’ll have to step in to help clear her friend’s name before a bitter injustice sends her to jail.