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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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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