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Death in Salem, Eleanor Kuhns

Label
Death in Salem
Title
Death in Salem
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Kuhns
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"It's 1796, and traveling weaver Will Rees is visiting Salem, Massachusetts. He's in town to buy a luxurious gift for his pregnant wife, a few yards of well-made fabric from the traders at the famed Salem harbor. While traveling through Salem, however, Rees comes upon a funeral procession for the deceased Mrs. Antiss Boothe. When Rees happens upon Twig, a friend who fought alongside him in the war, he learns that Mrs. Boothe had been very ill, and her death had not come as a surprise. But the next morning, the town is abuzz with the news that Mr. Boothe has also died--and this time it is clearly murder. When the woman that Twig loves falls under suspicion, Twig persuades Rees to stay in Salem, despite the family waiting for him back home in Maine, and help solve the murder. Rees is quickly pulled into the murky politics of Salem and the Boothe family, who have long been involved in the robust shipping and trading industry on the Salem harbor. Everyone Rees meets seems to be keeping some kind of secret, but could any of them actually have committed murder? Will Rees returns in Death in Salem, the next brilliant historical mystery from MB/MWA First Novel Competition winner Eleanor Kuhns"--
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Summary
"It's 1796, and traveling weaver Will Rees is visiting Salem, Massachusetts. He's in town to buy a luxurious gift for his pregnant wife, a few yards of well-made fabric from the traders at the famed Salem harbor. While traveling through Salem, however, Rees comes upon a funeral procession for the deceased Mrs. Antiss Boothe. When Rees happens upon Twig, a friend who fought alongside him in the war, he learns that Mrs. Boothe had been very ill, and her death had not come as a surprise. But the next morning, the town is abuzz with the news that Mr. Boothe has also died--and this time it is clearly murder. When the woman that Twig loves falls under suspicion, Twig persuades Rees to stay in Salem, despite the family waiting for him back home in Maine, and help solve the murder. Rees is quickly pulled into the murky politics of Salem and the Boothe family, who have long been involved in the robust shipping and trading industry on the Salem harbor. Everyone Rees meets seems to be keeping some kind of secret, but could any of them actually have committed murder? Will Rees returns in Death in Salem, the next brilliant historical mystery from MB/MWA First Novel Competition winner Eleanor Kuhns"--
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Tone
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10424206
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Will Rees mysteries
Series volume
4
Target audience
adult
Label
Death in Salem, Eleanor Kuhns
Instantiates
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
ocn889735889
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250067029
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)889735889
Label
Death in Salem, Eleanor Kuhns
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
ocn889735889
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781250067029
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)889735889

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