The Widow's Club by Dorothy Cannell
(Ellie Haskell)

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Stylish, amusing, and deliciously wicked, the Misses Hyacinth and Primrose Tramwell are hired to investigate a woman's organization whose members choose widowhood over divorce. With the help of a newlywed friend, the spinster sleuths stalk the mastermind of matrimonial murder.

About Dorothy Cannell

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Dorothy Cannell, a mother of four, grandmother of ten, and owner of a King Charles Spaniel, was born in England and moved to the United States when she was twenty. After living in Peoria, Illinois, for years, she and her husband recently moved to Belfast, Maine. Her first Ellie Haskell novel, "The Thin Woman," was selected as one of the 100 Favorite Mysteries of the Twentieth Century by the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association. The twelfth mystery featuring Ellie, whom "Booklist "describes as "part Miss Marple, part modern British mum," is "Goodbye, Ms. Chips"--now available, in hardcover, from St. Martin's Minotaur.
Published March 21, 2012 by Bantam. 352 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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