In Peppermint Peril

Product Number: EB00767027
Released: Sep 16, 2019
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ISBN: #9781683317944
Publisher: Crooked Lane Books
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Joy Avon's festive series debut featuring a book-themed tea party organizer will be tons of fun this Christmas for Lorna Barrett and Jenn McKinlay fans. In the run-up to Christmas Eve, organizer of book-themed tea parties Callie Aspen and her lovable Boston terrier will have to conquer threefold trouble-a mysterious will, a missing heirloom and a dead body-to restore the festive spirit to their small town. This Christmas, Callie Aspen returns to her childhood hideout Heart's Harbor, Maine where her great aunt runs Book Tea, a vintage tearoom where every sweet treat contains a bookish clue. Upon arrival in the fairy-tale snowy town, Callie is drawn into the preparations for a special tea party at Haywood Hall, the rambling house of Heart's Harbor's oldest resident, rich but lonely widow Dorothea Finster, who invited her estranged relatives, old friends and the elite of the town to make a mysterious announcement about her will. Believing they can touch a part of her fortune, everybody is determined to come, despite not liking each other or even their hostess. And Callie's old friend Sheila complicates things by using the tea party to announce her daughter's engagement, even though her daughter isn't sure she's in love with the young lawyer her mother thinks so perfect for her. Catering to people who each have their own agenda isn't easy for the Book Tea crew, especially once the valuable engagement ring goes missing and a dead body turns up in the conservatory. Can Callie and her great aunt use their love of clues to dig into the crimes and show their unhappy hostess and squabbling guests the true Christmas spirit?

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Author(s): Joy Avon
Series: Tea and a Read
Genre: Mystery
Original Publish Date: Nov 13, 2018

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Author(s): Joy Avon
Narrator(s): Laurel Lefkow
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Product Number DD47118
Released: Sep 30, 2019
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ISBN: #9781974975068
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Author(s): Joy Avon
Narrator(s): Laurel Lefkow
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Product Number Z100110395
Released: Aug 14, 2019
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ISBN: #9781974975082

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