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Purebred Dead

by Cynthia Chow
& Kathleen Delaney


Despite having retired from teaching, Mary McGill never seems to have a minute to spare as she manages the Victorian Christmas Extravaganza in Santa Louisa, California. Not included on her to-do list was coping with the discovery of the body of Cliff Mathews in St. Theresa’s manger. While Mary has fond memories of the benevolent veterinarian, his alcoholism led to the loss of his license after a series of tragic mistakes left traumatized pet owners in its wake.

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by Sunny Frazier


“Idle hands are the devil’s workshop.” We have lots of entrepreneurs in this month’s mysteries to help keep your hands and mind busy with fun reads!
Jane Steward is organizing a Valentine’s week of activities at her book-themed resort, Storyton Hall. It all goes to hell when Rosamund York, one of the most celebrated authors in attendance, is killed. Rosamund had plenty of enemies: fellow novelists, a former lover, and dozens of angry fans.

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