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Homicide in Hardcover - Kate Carlisle
Homicide in Hardcover
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Murder is always a bestseller... first in the new bibliophile mystery series! The streets of San Francisco would be lined with hardcovers if rare book expert Brooklyn Wainwright had her way. And her mentor wouldn't be lying in a pool of his own blood on the eve of a celebration for his latest... show more
Murder is always a bestseller... first in the new bibliophile mystery series!

The streets of San Francisco would be lined with hardcovers if rare book expert Brooklyn Wainwright had her way. And her mentor wouldn't be lying in a pool of his own blood on the eve of a celebration for his latest book restoration. With his final breath he leaves Brooklyn a cryptic message, and gives her a priceless – and supposedly cursed – copy of Goethe's Faust for safekeeping.

Brooklyn suddenly finds herself accused of murder and theft, thanks to the humorless – but attractive – British security officer who finds her kneeling over the body. Now she has to read the clues left behind by her mentor if she is going to restore justice...
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780451226150 (0451226151)
Publisher: Signet
Pages no: 289
Edition language: English
Category:
Mystery, Cozy Mystery
Series: A Bibliophile Mystery (#1)
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mollysmommyreads
mollysmommyreads rated it
3.0 Homicide in Hardcover
Poor Brooklyn. She doesn't really find dead bodies wherever she goes. Really. It just seems that way.I'm in love with this series. The books are fast-paced and the bookbinding information is very interesting. I really like the characters that Carlisle has created in this series.
avigailraphael
avigailraphael rated it
3.5 Homicide in Hardcover
The streets of San Francisco would be lined with hardcovers if rare book expert Brooklyn Wainwright had her way. And her mentor wouldn't be lying in a pool of his own blood on the eve of a celebration for his latest book restoration.With his final breath he leaves Brooklyn a cryptic message, and giv...
Musings and Ramblings
Musings and Ramblings rated it
4.0 Homicide in Hardcover
It is hard for some to believe that someone who is such a lover of romance, urban fantasy and certain crime procedurals could also be a lover of Cozy Mysteries. For some reason, I always get a funny look when it is found out that I also love those sweet little books that seem to be the exact opposit...
karenf
karenf rated it
Cute cozy mystery. I wasn't sure I was going to like it at first but Brooklyn grew on me and I really like her family and friends. The book restoration info was interesting as well.
Cathy67
Cathy67 rated it
After reading a book where I must pay attention to most every detail, I enjoy picking up one of these 'cozy mystery' genre books. Kate Carlisle is a new writer, to me, but recommended by my favorite bookseller, Vanessa. After this much time of her getting to know me, Vanessa pretty much can put her...
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