Swan for the money

a Meg Langslow mystery by Donna Andrews

Publisher: Thorndike Press in Waterville, Me

Written in English
Published: Pages: 415 Downloads: 873
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Edition Notes

StatementDonna Andrews
SeriesThorndike Press large print mystery
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3551.N4165 S93 2009b
The Physical Object
Pagination415 p. ;
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24573795M
ISBN 101410419479
ISBN 109781410419477
LC Control Number2009024794

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Swan for the Money is the 11th in the series of Meg Langslow mysteries. Meg is a blacksmith in Virginia. In this book, she is organizing a rose show/competition for her mother's garden club. There is a delightful story here with a lot of humor. It is easy to visualize this particular Meg Langslow story.4/5().

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