All the proceeds go to charity-so why are all the contestants fighting tooth and nail to win first prize? "Intrigue. Amusement. Andrews reliably delivers. She also manages to slip in profundities and sentiments that warm the heart. New york journal of books that is the question Meg is trying to answer after Clay Spottiswood, the most haughty and hostile of the designers, turns up dead.
The Nightingale Before Christmas: A Meg Langslow Christmas Mystery Meg Langslow Mysteries - Murder never takes a holiday! 'Tis the season for tree trimming, mistletoe-dangling, and a cut-throat competition that has everyone in Caerphilly on edge.
Lord of the Wings: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesMinotaur Books - As part of the town’s goblin patrol, it’s Meg’s job to assist the police if the town’s spooky festivities spin out of control. Halloween has come to caerphilly! And with it comes a series of ghosts, zombies, superheroes, witches, and other creatures flying about. Will she solve the crime before the town’s creepy halloween scavenger hunt ends--or will the killer take flight and vanish into the night sky? “With Lord of the Wings, Donna Andrews has crafted a holiday-themed cozy.
. You can revel in the pageantry and solve a cleverly plotted mystery. Criminal element “This series gets better all the time. Booklist. Soon it’s up to meg and her fellow goblins to keep calm, carry on with all the costumed revelers, and unmask a criminal who is hiding in plain sight. As only meg langslow knows, when it comes to crime-solving, sometimes you just have to wing it.
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Die Like an Eagle: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesSt. Martin's Paperbacks - . St martins. As team mom, meg is getting more than she bargained for in the form of Biff Brown, the petty and vindictive head of the youth baseball league. But little league is a whole ’nother story for Meg and her husband Michael, who is the coach of their twin sons’ team, the Caerphilly Eagles. Baseball is America’s favorite pastime.
But when, on opening day, biff’s lookalike brother is found dead in the porta-potty at the ball fields, it’s up to Meg to figure out whodunit―and why. Could it be that biff was the intended victim? Plenty of people in town despise the guy. But now biff’s protection is Meg’s problem. The killer is still out there.
Die Like an Eagle: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow Mysteries - And the game must go on!die like an eagle is the nineteenth book in Donna Andrews' New York Times bestselling Meg Langslow mystery series.
The Good, the Bad, and the Emus: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesSt. Martin's Paperbacks - So much for a festive family reunion. A sprightly mystery. Andrews's readers, who have come to expect a little silliness, and endings that are tough to predict, fun-loving characters, won't be disappointed. Publishers weeklystanley and Meg agree to help track down the killer and get justice for Cordelia. St martin s Paperbacks.
. Meg langslow knows that murder is never pretty. It's not as if her life could get any weirder. Meg's long-lost paternal grandfather, Dr. But will they solve the case before the killer strikes again? "Andrews's smooth and erudite style, realistic snappy dialogue, and subtle humor create an intriguing and entertaining romp.
The Good, the Bad, and the Emus: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow Mysteries - New york journal of Books St martins. Blake, cordelia, entered her life a few years ago after seeing Meg's picture in the paper-she's a dead ringer for her grandmother, after all. Dr. When murder strikes again, Meg suspects that the killer may indeed be among the flock of rescue volunteers. But what now? while her grandfather pursues that lead, Meg continues to investigate both murders with a lot of help from Annabel, who can shed some light on some long-buried family secrets.
Gone Gull: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesSt. Martin's Paperbacks - Andrews soars into summer with Gone Gull, a crafty adventure in the New York Times bestselling Meg Langslow series. Sometimes you have to ruffle a few feathers to solve a murder mystery. Meg langslow is spending the summer at the brand-new Biscuit Mountain Craft Center, helping her grandmother Cordelia run the studios.
But someone is committing acts of vandalism. A murderer is waiting in the wings…Does Meg have what it takes to turn this case into a soaring success?“Meg grows more endearing with each book. Richmond Times-Dispatch St martins. Is it the developers who have found a new tactic to pressure cordelia into finally selling the property? Or is the real target Meg’s grandfather, who points out that any number of environmentally irresponsible individuals could have it in for him―and his flock of gulls? Then, just as Meg seems to be making headway in her search for the culprit, a dead body turns up at the center.
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Duck the Halls: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesMinotaur Books - The next morning is Sunday, and the congregation of St. Meanwhile, when meg helps her grandfather take the skunks to the zoo, they discover that his boa has been stolen. Vess is found dead. Vess, an elderly vestryman. Who would have murdered such a harmless―if slightly cranky―old man? who has the time, to herd all of these animals into the town's churches? And will Meg ever be able to finish all of her shopping, wrapping, caroling, cooking, during the busy holiday season, and decorating in time for Christmas Eve?"A quirky…humorous…holiday treat.
Booklist St martins. But before she can, a fire breaks out at Trinity, and Mr. Only to turn up later during the concert, slithering out from the ribbon-bedecked evergreens. A few nights before christmas, meg langslow is awakened when volunteer fireman Michael is summoned to the New Life Baptist Church, where someone has rigged a cage full of skunks in the choir loft.
Duck the Halls: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow Mysteries - St martin s Paperbacks. The lengthy process of de-skunking the church requires its annual pre-Christmas concert to relocate to Trinity Episcopal, where Mother insists the show must go on, despite the budget-related protests of Mr. Byblig's, the local Catholic church, arrives to find it completely filled with several hundred ducks.
How the Finch Stole Christmas!: A Meg Langslow Christmas Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesMinotaur Books - Andrews manages her large cast with dexterity and drops clues to the culprits’ identity, but the ending will catch most readers by surprise. Publishers Weekly St martins. Meg langslow is trying to be supportive of her husband, who’s escalated his one-man show of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol into a full-scale production that includes their sons as Tiny Tim and the young Scrooge.
. And the killer takes flight. When scrooge’s inner demons and actual enemies catch up with him, it’s up to Meg to solve a holiday murder mystery before the curtain comes down. But when the real scrooge comes to town―a famous actor who is known for his personal dramas off-stage―Meg finds that her role as stage manager is a lot more than she bargained for.
How the Finch Stole Christmas!: A Meg Langslow Christmas Mystery Meg Langslow Mysteries - St martin s Paperbacks. Where’s that partridge in its pear tree?It’s Christmas time in Caerphilly, VA, and nothing is going by the book.
Toucan Keep a Secret: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesMinotaur Books - Robyn smith, is fostering at her church. Only to find an elderly parishioner lying dead in the crypt. The man was well-known around town, having become disgruntled with the church over the handling of his wife’s ashes. Meg langslow got a lot more then she bargained for when she agreed to take care of the toucan her friend, the Rev.
But what was he doing in the columbarium on this very night―and who had it in for him? Now it’s up to Meg to lead the investigation into the murder, the motive, and a long-buried Caerphilly mystery that seems to involve the toucan itself. St martins. St martin s Paperbacks. Toucan keep a secret, if one of them is dead in the twenty-third book in Donna Andrews' hilarious New York Times bestselling series “This long-running cozy series shows no signs of losing its freshness.
Toucan Keep a Secret: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow Mysteries - Publishers Weekly Tails from the Crypt. One night, after bird duty, Meg hears the sound of hammering in the columbarium, where cremated remains are held.
Lark! The Herald Angels Sing: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesMinotaur Books - Meanwhile, a war is brewing between Caerphilly and its arch-rival Clay County―and it's not a snowball fight. And while a dna test can reveal whether there's any truth to the accusation, Rob's afraid the mere suspicion could derail his plan to propose to the woman he loves. Can meg bring everyone together in time for the holidays?as in her previous Christmas mysteries, Andrews continues to write “firmly in the grand tradition of Agatha Christie’s Christmas books” Toronto Globe and Mail with a book that will put cozy lovers everywhere in a holly jolly mood.
Something that eventually puts a growing number of Meg’s friends and family in danger. And before long, Meg realizes she can’t fix things single-handedly. Meg quickly realizes it's up to her to find the baby's real identity. She soon discovers that the baby―named Lark according to the fateful note―may be connected to something much bigger.
Lark! The Herald Angels Sing: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow Mysteries - St martin s Paperbacks. A note from the mother, rob, attached to the baby girl’s clothes, says that it’s time for her father to take care of her―and implicates Meg’s brother, as the father. While directing a nativity pageant and herding the children participating in it, she finds a surprise in the manger: a live baby.
St martins. New york times bestselling author donna andrews returns with another Meg Langslow mystery written "firmly in the grand tradition of Agatha Christie's Christmas books" Toronto Globe and Mail.
The Real Macaw Meg Langslow, Book 13Minotaur Books - St martins. St martin s Paperbacks. The animal-rights activist's untimely death seems very, very wrong… was it the result of a lover's quarrel? Or is something―or someone―more sinister at play? And, arguably as important, will Meg ever rid her home of these pesky houseguests and get back to the business of nesting with her newborns? Squawk.
But now the volunteer who helped transport the shelter animals has turned up dead. Used book in Good Condition. The real macawdonna andrews *winner of the lefty award for best humorous mystery Novel*During an early-morning feeding for her four-month-old twins, guinea pigs, hamsters, rabbits, Meg Langslow hears an odd noise and goes downstairs to find her living room filled with cats, gerbils, dogs, and a stunningly foul-mouthed macaw.
The Real Macaw Meg Langslow, Book 13 - What the―bleep―is going on here? turns out that a financially-strapped local animal shelter has repealed its no-kill policy and, in an act of protest led in part by Meg's own zoologist grandfather, the animals have been stolen and resettled around town.
Stork Raving Mad: A Meg Langslow Mystery Meg Langslow MysteriesMinotaur Books - One of his doctoral students is directing his new translation of a play by a minor Spanish playwright, who has agreed to come to town for the production. Then the unthinkable happens: The dean is found murdered, and Meg's house has become a crime scene. Surely they can spare some room for such an important academic cause? Señor Mendoza turns out to be a partygoer who loves to spend raucous evenings among adoring students…at La Casa Langslow.
Used book in Good Condition. Into this chaos arrives the dean of the English department, who insists the play be canceled. St martin s Paperbacks. Now it's up to meg to help chief burke solve the murders, make sure Michael doesn't lose tenure, while she's at it, and, rescue the student's dissertation, give birth to twins.
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