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The Garden Tour Affair: A Gardening Mystery (Mass Market Paperback)
Everything's coming up corpses....
Louise Eldridge is taking her popular television show, Gardening with Nature, on location to film a garden tour at the historic Litchfield Falls Inn. It's a weekend in the country that promises rest, relaxation, and some of New England's most beautiful gardens.
But the local grapevine whispers of warring lovers, botanical scams, academic scandal, and family finagling. The tension is so thick you can hardly cut it with a scythe. And then the uneasy group of assembled guests begin to meet with the most unfortunate of accidents.
Suddenly Louise suspects that someone is playing Grim Reaper in the Litchfield Falls paradise. How many more guests--including one nosy garden show host--are about to be cut down?
About the Author
A former newspaperwoman, Ann Ripley now spends her time organic-gardening and writing mysteries. She lives with her husband, Tony, in Lyons, Colorado. Her first novel, Mulch, won the Top Hand Award from the Colorado Authors' League.
Praise for The Garden Tour Affair: A Gardening Mystery…
"Certain to appeal to mystery readers with green thumbs!"
--The Denver Post
"The next time your yard calls out for a good weeding, nurture the gardener first. Plop down on the lawn chair, ignore the june bugs, and enjoy the read."
"A riveting whodunit...a wonderful way to pass these grey days when you can't get into your garden."
"A killer serpent among the guests...and the extra benefit of good gardening tips."
--Booknews from The Poisoned Pen