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BE KIND I like the unusual settings of this series very much. The book’s background is determined by a historical mystery author. The characters are well developed and have become friends. I wanted to know what is happening in their … Continue reading

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THE MARSH MADNESS By Victoria Abbott

In this edition, Jordan is excited as Chadwick Kauffman has invited Vera Van Alst, Uncle Kev and her to a formal luncheon at his home Summerlea. Vera is buying pristine first editions of Ngaio Marsh. The next day Jordan and … Continue reading

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THE WOLFES WIDOW By Victoria Abbott

THE DOORBELL RANG is the name of my favorite Nero Wolfe mystery Tand it is the beginning of this story. The book is based on Rex Stout’s Nero Wolfe books. Jordan uses Archie’s techniques to handle the happenings in her … Continue reading

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An outstanding mystery that is character-driven. The characters are fully developed and become friends. Jordan Kelly who is hired by Vera Van Alst to located rare books. Vera is a wealthy recluse who is disliked by the citizens of Harrison … Continue reading

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