Poppy Done to Death (Aurora Teagarden Mystery, #8)
A "DELIGHTFUL" (LIBRARY JOURNAL) Aurora Teagarden mysteryFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Last Scene Alive and the Sookie Stackhouse novels.Not just any woman in Lawrenceton, Georgia, gets to be a member of the Uppity Women Book Club. But Roe's stepsister-in-law Poppy has climbed her... show more
A "DELIGHTFUL" (LIBRARY JOURNAL) Aurora Teagarden mysteryFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Last Scene Alive and the Sookie Stackhouse novels.Not just any woman in Lawrenceton, Georgia, gets to be a member of the Uppity Women Book Club. But Roe's stepsister-in-law Poppy has climbed her way up the waiting list of the group-only to die on the day she's supposed to be inducted. Sordid stories of infidelity in Poppy's marriage lead to a rash of suspects, and Roe begins to question her own heart. But her passion for the truth will drive her on-into the path of the cold-blooded killer.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: July 7th 2009
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
, Mystery Thriller
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Cozy Mystery
, Murder Mystery
Series: Aurora Teagarden Mysteries (#8)
Several installments back Aurora Teagarden's mother--the imposing Aida Brattle Teagarden--married John Queensland and, in addition to adding one more surname to her already impressive list, added two stepsons and their wives. At the beginning of Poppy Done to Death the brutally murdered body of one ...
Aurora "Roe" Teagarden is a librarian with attitude and a member of the Uppity Women Book Club, an exclusive group of Laurencetown women, very strict about membership and her step sister-in-Law has been invited to join. Aurora is mortified when she doesn't turn up and even more mortified when she f...
I am so bummed, I just finished the last Roe Teagarden book. :(This wasn't my favorite. I think I expected more out of the last of the series, but I don't think it delivered. I will still miss this series and the main character. I thought she was really likeable.
Lots of twists and turns and a thoroughly pleasant read!
This was a very satisfying conclusion to the series. As we did in Last Scene Alive, we continue to see a gentler and more personal side of Aurora, and her budding and promising relationship with Robin. After Roe's mother, Aida, married John Queensland earlier in the series, we didn't hear very much...