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Author Challis, Joanna.

Title The villa of death : a mystery featuring Daphne du Maurier / Joanna Challis.

Imprint New York : Minotaur Books, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    M CHALLIS,JOA    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 296 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary "It's the summer of 1927, and young Daphne du Maurier has traveled to Thornleigh Manor to attend the wedding of her good friend, Ellen, who is set to marry her beau, Teddy. Having met in the midst of the chaos and calamity of wartime, the lovers were brutally separated years before by family objections, but have since reunited. But when Teddy is found murdered just after the wedding, and Ellen is accused of the crime, Daphne and the dashing Major Browning must uncover the truth before all is lost"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989 -- Fiction.
Women authors, English -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Weddings -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- England -- Fiction.
Manors -- England.
Cornwall (England : County) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Mystery fiction.
ISBN 9780312367176 (hardback)
0312367171 (hardback)

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