The alpine traitor : Emma Lord Mystery Series, Book 20. / Mary Daheim.
- ISBN: 9780345504531 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2008.
|Summary, etc.:|| In Alpine, Washington--Mary Daheim's cozy hamlet in the Cascade Mountains--mystery fans can meet folks whose colorful quirks and welcoming manner make the town feel like home. Alpine's bastion of bylines, Emma Lord's weekly newspaper, The Alpine Advocate, is the current that drives the rumor mill of small-town life . . . and occasional death. But even the eagerly anticipated Advocate isn't immune to the perils of the outside world.THE ALPINE TRAITOREmma Lord is shocked to hear the outrageous news: The Advocate is embroiled in a takeover bid. Worse, the ruthless acquisitioners are the heirs of Emma's longtime and tragically departed lover, Tom Cavanaugh. They have come to Alpine--to stay. Soon, battle lines are drawn and war is declared. Then the first casualty is discovered facedown at the Tall Timber Motel.The victim is Dylan Platte, front man for the buy-out offer Emma turned down cold. Naturally, Emma is a prime suspect. Then it turns out that the...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Ballantine Books, 2008. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 444 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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