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doc è A Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery Book 3 ¹ Join or create book clubs Addie Greyborne is preparing for the holidays at her bookstore in seaside New Englandbut a winter storm is coming inways than one Addies getting into the spirit for the upcoming Charity Auctionespecially since shes got an 1843 copy of Charles Dickenss A Christmas Carol to donate Her former colleagues at the Boston Public Library have confirmed that its worth runs toward the high five figures which should help with the new pediatric wing Her mood darkens though when a visitor from the past appearsJonathan Hemingway the father of her late fianc His presence stirs up sad memories for Addie but also has her fuming when Jonathan true to his womanizing ways runs off for a lunchtime liaison with Teresa Lang whos in charge of the auction Soon after Addie heads to Teresas office at the hospitaland finds the poor womans dead body What she doesnt find is her valuable first edition What sort of Scrooge would steal from sick children and commit murder in the process? As a Noreaster bears down and a mystery emerges about Jonathans past Addie must find out if she can appraise peoples motives and characters as well as she can appraise rare books How many times can you say the lips turned up at the corners of the mouth ? Or any number of various similar phrasingShe has single handedly turned this phrase into a cliche She used it to an annoying degree Does she not proofread her work?

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eBook Í Murder in the First Edition Ý A Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery Book 3 Å [Reading] ➸ Murder in the First Edition (A Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery Book 3) ➮ Join or create book clubs – Eyltransferservices.co.uk Addie Greyborne is preparing for the holidays SAddie Greyborne is preparing for the holidays at her bookstore in seaside New Englandbut a winter storm is coming inways than one Addies getting into the spirit for the upcoming Charity Auctionespecially since shes got an 1843 copy of Charles Dickenss A Christmas Carol to donate Her former colleagues at the Boston Public Library have confirmed that its worth runs toward the high five figures which should help with the new pediatric wing Her mood darkens though when a visitor from the past appearsJonathan Hemingway the father of her late fianc His presence stirs up sad memories for Addie but also has her fuming when Jonathan true to his womanizing ways runs off for a lunchtime liaison with Teresa Lang whos in charge of the auction Soon after Addie heads to Teresas office at the hospitaland finds the poor womans dead body What she doesnt find is her valuable first edition What sort of Scrooge would steal from sick children and commit murder in the process? As a Noreaster bears down and a mystery emerges about Jonathans past Addie must find out if she can appraise peoples motives and characters as well as she can appraise rare book Murder in the First Edition by Lauren ElliottBook #3 Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery SeriesSource PurchaseRating 4½5 starsWoo Hoo Murder in the First Edition is a definite come back book after the sopho slump of book two of the Beyond the Page Bookstore seriesWith over a year in Greyborne Harbor Addie has become comfortable in town and has become an active member of the community and not just in the solving crimes arena To that end she has donated a rare and precious copy of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol to the upcoming hospital fund raiser With the official appraisal in hand Addie and the fundraiser organizer expect an excellent payday to help with the hospital renovations With nothing but good feelings and a positive outlook Addie isn’t expecting to once again be sucked into a crimeJust as Addie is gearing up for a festive and fun Christmas season everything is turned on its head when she finds the fundraiser organizer dead and her donated book missing As if that weren’t bad enough police chief Marc sees Addie as a viable suspect with the most to gain Yet again Addie is forced to drag out the murder board in order to organize her thoughts and clear her name Once again the whole mess is far complicated than Addie could have anticipated and some of the players are uite unexpectedThroughout the investigation Addie finds herself at odds with Marc Marc hates Addie’s meddling but even has to admit her track record for solving big complicated crimes is pretty good Addie’s sleuthing leads her deep into the world of rare book brokering rare and weird poisons and a network of people she might want to avoid in the future There’s treachery and deceit around every corner and with Marc’s suspicions constantly plaguing her Addie seems to be in deeper than she ever has beforeThe Bottom Line The thing I like about this series especially books one and three are the complicated yet not convoluted nature of the plots This isn’t your average cozy mystery series and that’s one of the things I like best about it Along with the regular cast of characters each book also has a host of secondary characters who all have a logical and clear place in each story I love the interconnectedness of the primary and secondary characters and how everything comes together in such a perfectly reasonable way in the end I don’t ever feel as if I have any lingering uestions or loose ends when I reach the end of these books I like the snarky exchanges Addie often has and her fiery spirit I also love that Addie is becoming a solid and accepted member of the community which means repeat visits from favorite characters In all a very solid and entertaining cozy mystery series

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Murder in the First Edition A Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery Book 3Addie Greyborne is preparing for the holidays at her bookstore in seaside New Englandbut a winter storm is coming inways than one Addies getting into the spirit for the upcoming Charity Auctionespecially since shes got an 1843 copy of Charles Dickenss A Christmas Carol to donate Her former colleagues at the Boston Public Library have confirmed that its worth runs toward the high five figures which should help with the new pediatric wing Her mood darkens though when a visitor from the past appearsJonathan Hemingway the father of her late fianc His presence stirs up sad memories for Addie but also has her fuming when Jonathan true to his womanizing ways runs off for a lunchtime liaison with Teresa Lang whos in charge of the auction Soon after Addie heads to Teresas office at the hospitaland finds the poor womans dead body What she doesnt find is her valuable first edition What sort of Scrooge would steal from sick children and commit murder in the process? As a Noreaster bears down and a mystery emerges about Jonathans past Addie must find out if she can appraise peoples motives and characters as well as she can appraise rare book I always buy several mysteries set during the Christmas season I ordered this one with another title I started this book first and found it very hard to read I do not mean difficult but I mean painful I read the first two chapters and put the book on my night table I read the other title I ordered in two sessions I went back two this book for a few pages and then went to find something else to read I re read four other books going back and forth several times Finally after 122 pages I threw the book awayThe book was deadly dull full of repetitive language and unappealing characters I did not care who killed who