By Carolyn Hart
While secret book shop proprietor Annie Laurance is invited to coach "The 3 nice girls of the secret" type at Chastain group collage, the someday sleuth discovers that every one isn't really strictly educational in Chastain's hallowed halls of studying. And whilst a surprising scandal within the tuition newspaper erupts in a suicide and violent deaths, Professor Laurance enlists the skills of her new hubby, deepest eye Max Darling, and dons her pondering cap to probe intrigue and vengeance between Chastain's faculty.
A harmful Thing
Max and Annie, with doubtful aid from 3 in their personal nice women of the secret -- Annie's pixilated spouse's mother, a batty neighborhood dowager, and a Christie crime enthusiast -- examine that almost all people on the college had ability, cause, and entry to the homicide guns. From the secretly boozing professor of ads to the muscle-bound campus cad who barters passing grades for a bit extracurricular task, an individual at the college is a potential killer -- ready to strike back!
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The shrill sound of bells, the scrape of shoes on wooden floors, the clang of lockers between classes. The screech of chalk against a blackboard, the smell of cafeteria food, the pleasure of learning. She was, of course, en route to Chastain to take her place, if only briefly, as part of a college, not a high school, faculty. But all educational institutions had the same elements. And she’d never surveyed a classroom from the vantage point of that godlike creature, the professor. It should be a new experience.
Back to your complaint with the minutes. ” Garrison glared at Burke. “I wish to make clear,” he said icily, “that I deeply resent the intrusion of a student into the arena of faculty consultations. ” He paused. A muscle twitched in his smooth jaw. “I wish forcefully to state my objection to the minutes of the last meeting as they now stand. The Curriculum Committee has never been considered merely an advisory body. ” Garrison took a deep breath and modified his tone, once again parading his mellow tenor.
Light laughter, reminiscent of leprechauns in the twilight. ” “Of course, Mother. So glad you’re all linked up. ” “Not too busy. In fact, I was just thinking how much I missed Broward’s Rock. And I’ve quite despaired of finding another mystery bookstore as wonderful as Death on Demand. And dear Ingrid. ” “Of course, my dear. I feel that it is incumbent upon a mother-in-law to create a rapport with her children’s spouses. ” Max winced at the memories. Laurel taking up skydiving (Diedre’s husband Ed’s hobby—until an outing with Laurel), moose hunting (the former passion of Gail’s husband Kenneth), and crapshooting (of course, Harry, Jen’s husband, was better off not gambling.
A Little Class on Murder by Carolyn Hart