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A plain vanilla murder

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  • ISBN: 9781432865290 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: large print
    437 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: 2019

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Summary, etc.: China and Ruby Wilcox are presenting their annual "Not Just Plain Vanilla Workshop," always a huge hit with customers at Thyme & Seasons Herb Shop. But someone involved with the workshop is driven by a deadly motive, and China soon finds herself teaming up with the very pregnant Pecan Springs police chief Sheila Dawson to solve a vanilla-flavored murder. Sheila, happy to get out from behind the chief's desk, is investigating the death of a botany professor, a prominent researcher specializing in vanilla orchids. China is trying to help a longtime friend: the dead professor's ex-wife and a prime suspect in his murder. However, there's no shortage of other suspects: a betrayed lover, a disgruntled graduate student, jealous colleagues, and a gang of orchid smugglers. But the lethal roots of this mystery reach back into the dark tropical jungles of Mexico, where the vanilla vine was first cultivated. At stake: a lucrative plant patent, an orchid that is extinct in the wild, and the life of an innocent little girl.
Subject: Bayles, China -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Bayles, China -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction
Botanists -- Fiction
Herbalists -- Fiction
Large type books
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Stamford MYSTERY,LP FIC Alber 38080500219538 Adult Available -

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