Murder in the Secret Garden

Murder in the Secret Garden

Paperback - 2016
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Penguin Putnam
Things really go to seed in the newest novel in the New York Times bestselling Book Retreat mysteries...
There is a hidden garden bordering the grounds of Jane Steward&;s book-themed resort&;a garden filled with beautiful but deadly plants such as mandrake and nightshade. Tucked away behind ivy-covered walls and accessible only through a single locked door, as described in the pages of Frances Hodges Burnett's classic novel, the garden is of special interest to Jane&;s current group of guests, The Medieval Herbalists. But when one of them turns up dead, Jane must discover whether a member of the group has come to Storyton Hall to celebrate their passion for plant lore or to implement a particularly cruel means for murder.
With thousands of books at her disposal, Jane believes she has the proper materials to solve this deadly problem. If she&;s wrong, however, she may lose something far more precious than the contents of Storyton&;s secret library...

Baker & Taylor
When one of the members of The Medieval Herbalists turns up dead after finding—and unlocking—a garden filled with deadly plants at her book-themed resort, Jane Steward must discover which one of her guests has a penchant for poison. By the New York Times best-selling author of Murder in the Paperback Parlor. Original.

Publisher: New York : Berkley Prime Crime, 2016
Edition: Berkley Prime Crime mass-market edition
ISBN: 9780425265611
Branch Call Number: Mystery Adams Pbk
Characteristics: x, 294 pages : illustration ; 18 cm


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Jul 08, 2020

Book Retreat # 3

ArapahoeErinR Apr 29, 2019

A fun blend of a spy thriller and a cozy yet good old fashioned mystery all rolled up into one engaging story.

Jun 07, 2017

Book Retreat Mystery

Jul 12, 2016

I love the Book Retreat Mysteries, why is the 2016 Book 3 of the series, Murder in the Secret Garden, only available in paperback & not a Large Print version?!

Jun 28, 2016

I love this new cozy series!


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