If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him.... by Sharyn McCrumb
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If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him....
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If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him....

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If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him.... by Sharyn McCrumb

Book Description

When forensic pathologist Elizabeth MacPhers on becomes the official private investigator for her brother ''s fledgling Virginia law firm, she quickly takes on two com plex cases. '

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780449149980
ISBN-10: 0449149986
Format: Paperback
(178mm x 114mm x 17mm)
Pages: 273
Imprint: Ballantine Books Inc.
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 2-Oct-1997
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Sharyn McCrumb


Reviews

US Kirkus Review » Looks like open season on cheating husbands in Danville, Virginia. Brightly remorseless Eleanor Royden has just emptied a revolver into the man who ditched her for a bimbo named Staci - don't worry, she saved a bullet for Staci, too - and Donna Jean Morgan's husband, the Rev. Cherry Morgan, has died of arsenic poisoning shortly after announcing his polygamous marriage to his own bimbo. When Donna Jean tells her lawyer, Bill MacPherson, that she's a descendant of Lethal Lucy Todhunter - the local celebrity whose husband also died of arsenic poisoning soon after returning from the Civil War - Bill wants his sister Elizabeth (MacPherson's Lament, 1992, etc.) to reopen the Todhunter case and figure out just how Lucy did it. But can Elizabeth rouse herself from her concerns with her divorced mother's current lesbian fling and her own cheerful denial of marital loss - she's still writing letters to the husband who'll never return - and can Bill get justice for Miri Malone, the animal-rights activist who wants to marry a dolphin? Elizabeth's eighth outing has it all - a gaggle of tidy mysteries, nonstop laughs, bumper-sticker wisdom about the male animal, and some other, sadder kinds of wisdom, too. Quite a banquet - if you don't mind all that arsenic. (Kirkus Reviews)


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Author Biography - Sharyn McCrumb

Sharyn McCrumb is an internationally acclaimed New York Times bestselling author whose work has been honored with all five of the major awards in crime fiction (Edgar, Agatha, Anthony, Macavity, and Nero)--and two Best Appalachian Novel awards. She is the creator of the Ballad Novel series, which began with If Ever I Return, Pretty Peggy-O. The most recent installment in her satirical mystery series featuring forensic anthropologist Elizabeth MacPherson is If I'd Killed Him When I Met Him . . . . She is also the author of the short story collection Foggy Mountain Breakdown. Ms. McCrumb lives in the Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains with her husband, David, and their two younger children, less than a hundred miles from the Smoky Mountain valley where her ancestors settled in 1790.

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