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Reluctant investigator Stanley Hastings is stranded at the Blue Frog Ponds Inn, a trendy New England bed-and-breakfast, where he is vacationing with his wife, Alice. Their cheerless room with its paper-thin walls, no TV, and a blue cartoon frog on the door is doing little for Stanley's spirits and less for his libido. And to top it all, someone has started bumping off the guests. When the first murder happens practically under Stanley's nose, Stanley finds himself a key witness, if not a prime suspect, in the bristly local police chief Pinehurst's case. And Stanley has only his wits, his wife, and a striped orange cat to help him catch a killer before the culprit strikes uncozily close to more

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  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 110 x 172 x 28mm | 281.23g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0752842781
  • 9780752842783

About Parnell Hall

Parnell Hall, a nominee for the Edgar, Shamus and Lefty awards, is the creator of the Stanley Hastings mystery novels and Steve Winslow courtroom series as well as the author of A Clue For Puzzle Lady and the recent Last Puzzle & more

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105 ratings
3.75 out of 5 stars
5 28% (29)
4 33% (35)
3 28% (29)
2 10% (10)
1 2% (2)
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