- ISBN: 9781935460510 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2012.
The murder of a talented student at a small New England college thrusts linguistics professor Lauren Rousseau into the search for the killer. Lauren is a determined Quaker with an ear for accents. Her investigation exposes small town intrigues, academic blackmail and a clandestine drug cartel that now has its sights set on her. Convinced that the key to the crime lies hidden in her dead student's thesis, Lauren races to solve the mystery while an escalating trail of misfortune circles ever closer. Her department chair behaves suspiciously. A century-old local boat shop is torched. Lauren's best friend goes missing-and the unsettled relationship with her long-time lover threatens to implode just when she needs him the most.Speaking of Murder was first runner up for the Linda Howard Award for Excellence in March of 2012.
Electronic reproduction. Vancouver : Barking Rain Press, 2012. Requires Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1695 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3815 KB).
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