By Joan Hess
Farberville, Arkansas is taking part in host to its first ever secret conference. backed via the Thurber Farber beginning and held at Farber university, homicide involves Campus is enjoying host to 5 significant secret writers representing all components of the sphere. Dragooned into working the express while the unique organizer is hospitalized, neighborhood bookseller Claire Malloy unearths herself in the course of a slightly managed catastrophe. not just do all of the writers current their very own set of idiosyncracies and problems (including one that arrives along with her cat Wimple in tow), the scary, distrusted, and disliked secret editor of Paradigm apartment, Roxanne Small, places in a shock visual appeal on the convention. further to Claire's personal love-life woes with neighborhood police detective Peter Rosen, issues have by no means been worse.
Then while one of many attendees dies in a suspicious vehicle twist of fate, Wimple the cat disappears from Claire's domestic, and Roxanne Small is nowhere to be chanced on, it turns into obvious that the homicide secret is greater than a literary genre.
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A Conventional Corpse: A Claire Malloy Mystery (Claire Malloy Mysteries Book 13) by Joan Hess