By Mary Daheim

ISBN-10: 0061357138

ISBN-13: 9780061357138

ISBN-10: 0380774909

ISBN-13: 9780380774906

Van Gogh-ing...going...gone!Poor Judith McMonigle Flynn! All she wishes is a much-needed holiday from the trials of operating Hillside Manor. yet she and cousin Renie have slightly set foot of their family's backwoods holiday cottage...and already they are having a broom with the neighborhood legislations. apparently an individual has painted their neighbor, world-renowned artist Riley Tobias, completely out of the image. And the crafty slayer has controlled to border luckless Judith for the crime! however the version beginner sleuth is not approximately to sit down nonetheless for this , as she and her cuz canvas the geographical region looking for a killer. Judith is sure the wrongdoer are available within the rogues' gallery of oily brokers, malicious mistresses, and artful critics who inhabited the defunct da Vinci's surrealistic global. however the cousins may be portray themselves right into a risky nook with this unofficial investigation...and surroundings themselves up for one more deadly paintings attack.Poor Judith McMonigle Flynn! All she wishes is a much-needed holiday from the trials of working Hillside Manor. yet she and cousin Renie have slightly set foot of their family's backwoods holiday cottage...and already they are having a broom with the neighborhood legislations. apparently an individual has painted their neighbor, world-renowned artist Riley Tobias, completely out of the image. And the crafty slayer has controlled to border luckless Judith for the crime! however the version beginner sleuth isn't really approximately to sit down nonetheless for this, as she and her cuz canvas the nation-state looking for a killer. Judith is sure the perpetrator are available within the rogues' gallery of oily brokers, malicious mistresses, and artful critics who inhabited the defunct da Vinci's surrealistic global. however the cousins will be portray themselves right into a risky nook with this unofficial investigation...and atmosphere themselves up for an additional deadly paintings attack.Poor Judith McMonigle Flynn! All she desires is a much-needed holiday from the pains of operating Hillside Manor. yet she and cousin Renie have slightly set foot of their family's backwoods holiday cottage...and already they are having a broom with the neighborhood legislations. it sounds as if anyone has painted their neighbor, world-renowned artist Riley Tobias, completely out of the image. And the crafty slayer has controlled to border luckless Judith for the crime! however the version novice sleuth isn't really approximately to take a seat nonetheless for this, as she and her cuz canvas the nation-state looking for a killer. Judith is bound the wrongdoer are available within the rogues' gallery of oily brokers, malicious mistresses, and artful critics who inhabited the defunct da Vinci's surrealistic global. however the cousins will be portray themselves right into a harmful nook with this unofficial investigation...and atmosphere themselves up for an additional deadly paintings assault.

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Obviously, Judith thought, he—or 28 / Mary Daheim she—recognized Iris and her sad news only as a deterrent to childish pleasures. At last Mrs. Morton made a serious attempt to shush her offspring: She planted both feet firmly on the ground, gave a tremendous heave of her chubby body, and shook off all but the oldest child. “That’s it! You behave now! You, too, Velvet,” she said to the five-year-old. Velvet let go, though her face had turned sulky. She immediately led her two younger siblings out toward the edge of the road, as if organizing a mutiny.

Costello snorted. “Handy. ” He didn’t wait for Judith or Renie to respond, but instead smirked at Dabney Plummer and went right on talking. “How about this? ” He glowered at Renie. “I figure you for the one who sat on him while the two bigger dames did him in. Whose idea was it? ” Judith gnashed her teeth. Abbott N. Costello struck her as a character out of an old B-movie. “That’s idiotic,” she declared. “Why on earth would we kill Riley? ” “A likely story,” Costello muttered, unembarrassed by the cliché.

Silvanus is crocked. ” She stared at the steaks. “They’re too well done. ” Judith quickly sautéed a half-dozen mushrooms while Renie tossed the green salad. The dropleaf table, which could be expanded to seat twelve, stood in front of the Murphy bed. Sitting down to eat, Judith queried Renie about Clive Silvanus and Lazlo Gamm. But Renie had never heard of either man before today. “I’m on the fringes of the art world,” she pointed out. “My only connection is when I attend a gallery showing to get ideas for new designs, use of colors, general trends.

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