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The Resource Blood rubies : a Josie Prescott antiques mystery, Jane K. Cleland

Blood rubies : a Josie Prescott antiques mystery, Jane K. Cleland

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Blood rubies : a Josie Prescott antiques mystery
Title
Blood rubies
Title remainder
a Josie Prescott antiques mystery
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Jane K. Cleland
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Language
eng
Summary
"Ana Yartsin is on the verge of becoming a celebrity chef. Her custom Faberge egg-shaped cakes have brought her national attention, as has the story behind the cakes: Her family owns the spectacular Faberge Spring Egg snow globe, a magnificent example of the master craftsman's work that includes five ruby-red tulips. As she prepares to be filmed for a reality TV show about the launch of her bakery in Rocky Point, New Hampshire, Ana hires antiques expert Josie Prescott to appraise the precious egg and snow globe. The show's pilot will show Ana planning the desserts for the upcoming wedding of her friend Heather to investment guru, Jason. When Josie arrives at Ana's home, however, she finds Jason murdered and the priceless snow globe smashed beyond repair. All that remains for Josie to examine are bits and pieces--which to her shock reveal that the Spring Egg was a fake. What has happened to the real Faberge; snow globe, if it even existed? And what does that have to do with Jason's murder? Never one to resist a puzzle, Josie teams up with her reporter friend Wes to investigate. With Jane K. Cleland's trademark combination of antiques expertise and ingenious detection, Blood Rubies is an irresistible new mystery featuring the much-loved amateur sleuth, Josie Prescott"--
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"Ana Yartsin is on the verge of becoming a celebrity chef. Her custom Faberge egg-shaped cakes have brought her national attention, as has the story behind the cakes: Her family owns the spectacular Faberge Spring Egg snow globe, a magnificent example ofthe master craftsman's work that includes five ruby-red tulips. As she prepares to be filmed for a reality TV show about the launch of her bakery in Rocky Point, New Hampshire, Ana hires antiques expert Josie Prescott to appraise the precious egg and snow globe. The show's pilot will show Ana planning the desserts for the upcoming wedding of her friend Heather to investment guru, Jason. When Josie arrives at Ana's home, however, she finds Jason murdered and the priceless snow globe smashed beyond repair. All that remains for Josie to examine are bits and pieces--which to her shock reveal that the Spring Egg was a fake. What has happened to the real Faberge; snow globe, if it even existed? And what does that have to do with Jason's murder? Never one to resist a puzzle, Josie teams up with her reporter friend Wes to investigate. With Jane K. Cleland's trademark combination of antiques expertise and ingenious detection, Blood Rubies is an irresistible new mystery featuring the much-loved amateur sleuth, Josie Prescott"--
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10385398
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Cleland, Jane K
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3603.L4555
LC item number
B58 2014
Literary form
novels
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True
Series statement
Josie Prescott antiques mysteries
Series volume
0009
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  • Prescott, Josie (Fictitious character)
  • Antiques
  • Murder
  • New Hampshire
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths
  • Antiques
  • Bakers
  • Fabergé eggs
  • Murder
  • Prescott, Josie (Fictitious character)
  • Snowdomes
  • Women cooks
  • New Hampshire
  • Kriminalroman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
Target audience
adult
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a Josie Prescott antiques mystery
Label
Blood rubies : a Josie Prescott antiques mystery, Jane K. Cleland
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Control code
ocn869770414
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781250054135
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014027070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)869770414
Label
Blood rubies : a Josie Prescott antiques mystery, Jane K. Cleland
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869770414
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
290 pages
Isbn
9781250054135
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014027070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)869770414

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