Minotaur Fall 2013 by Macmillan

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minotaur books october 2013 duck the halls a meg langslow mystery donna andrews a new side-splitting meg langslow mystery from award­ winning new york times bestselling author of six geese a slaying just in time for the holidays the brilliantly funny and talented donna andrews delivers another winner in the acclaimed avian-themed series that mystery readers have come to love a few nights before christmas meg is awakened when michael is summoned to the new life baptist church where someone has rigged a cage full of skunks in the choir loft the lengthy process of de-skunking the church requires its annual prechristmas concert to relocate to trinity episcopal where mother insists the show must go on despite the budget-related protests of mr otis an elderly vestryman meanwhile when meg helps her grandfather take the skunks to the zoo they discover that his boa has been stolen only to turn up later during the concert slithering out from the ribbon-bedecked evergreens it s clear that some serious holiday pranksters are on the loose and meg is determined to find them but before she can a fire breaks out at trinity and mr otis is discovered dead could this be a bit of nasty revenge from the now deposed pruitt family or harassment from the evil lender as meg searches for answers she also races to finish all of her christmas shopping wrapping cooking caroling and decorating in time to make the season jolly for michael and the twins guaranteed to put the ho ho hos into the holidays of cozy lovers everywhere duck the halls is a gut-bustingly funny mystery the latest from the award-winning donna andrews praise fiction mystery detective minotaur books 10/22/2013 9781250028778 $24.99 $28.99 can hardback 288 pages carton qty 20 5.500 in w 8.250 in h other available formats ebook isbn 9781250028785 marketing national print publicity online promotions email marketing campaign a read-it-first.com selection featured title on criminal element library marketing campaign social media campaign author website donnaandrews.com also available the hen of the baskervilles a meg langslow mystery 7/2013 9781250007513 hardback $24.99 $28.99 can some like it hawk 4/2013 9781250008176 paperback softback $7.99 $9.99 can the real macaw 5/2012 9781250008640 paperback softback $7.99 $9.99 can praise for six geese a-slaying produces at least one chuckle and sometimes a guffaw per page joy to the world indeed richmond times-dispatch andrews scores points for her witty writing and abundance of yuletide tinsel and tradition the columbia sc state firmly in the grand tradition of agatha christie s christmas books toronto globe and mail donna andrews is a winner of the agatha anthony and barry awards a romantic times award for best first novel and three lefty and two toby bromberg awards for funniest mystery she is a member of mwa sisters in crime and the private investigators and security association andrews lives in reston virginia 15