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Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Series Information

Dead-end job mystery series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch LP FIC VIE (Text) 34207001534404 Adult Large Print - Fiction Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora LP FIC VIE (Text) 50825010572609 Large Print Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library LP M VIE (Text) 30477100427024 Adult: Large Print Mystery Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library LPE M VIE (Text) 78551000501016 Large Print Mystery Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F VIET (Text) 39231032096311 Large Print Collection Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library FIC Vie (Text) 70741000105657 Large Print Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) LP MF VIE (Text) 30032010522891 LARGE PRINT MYSTERY Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781602858930 (library binding : alk. paper) :
  • ISBN: 1602858934 (library binding : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 334 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: Center Point large print ed.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2010.

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Summary, etc.:
Tired of living life on the lam, Helen Hawthorne goes back to St. Louis to clear her name of alimony evasion so she can finally marry the man she loves. But she still has to pay the bills, even if it means working at a consignment shop where the designer duds are to die for--literally. Secondhand clothes. First-degree murder. At Snapdragon, the high-end designer consignment shop, Helen is at the beck and call of snobby--yet frugal--customers. That alone is a deadly combination, but the sellers of the drool-worthy fashions can be even more high maintenance. Especially Chrissy, who comes in with a purse to sell and ends up screaming it out with her own husband and another customer. If Helen didn't have a greedy ex-husband demanding more money and a mother in a Florida nursing home, she'd be hanging up her cash register. But when Chrissy is found dead in a dressing room with a hand-painted scarf around her neck, Helen goes from being low on society's totem pole to high on the police's suspect list.
Subject: Hawthorne, Helen (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Fugitives from justice > Fiction.
Women detectives > Florida > Fort Lauderdale > Fiction.
Consignment sale shops > Missouri > Saint Louis > Fiction.
Large type books.
Saint Louis (Mo.) > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.

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