Search Results: "M. L. Longworth"


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DEATH AT THE CHATEAU BREMONT by M. L. Longworth
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: July 1, 2011

"A promising debut for Longworth, who shows there's more to France than Paris and more to mystery than Maigret."
The death of a cash-poor count offers problems and opportunities for an examining magistrate in Provence. Read full book review >

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SEA TURTLES by Mary M. Cerullo
ANIMALS
Released: May 1, 2003

"For sea turtle facts, this is adequate. (Nonfiction. 7-11)"
Jam-packed with information and photographs, this ocean adventure falls short of potential due to poor organization and occasional heavy-handedness. Read full book review >

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THE CURSE OF LA FONTAINE by M.L. Longworth
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 4, 2017

"Longworth confirms her long-standing lovebirds as Aix's Nick and Nora; their pursuit of miscreants never interferes with their enjoyment of the good life."
A chef's plan to expand his restaurant ignites a furor in a wealthy quarter of Aix-en-Provence. Read full book review >

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Released: Oct. 13, 2013

"A quirky and at times humerus read for the serious cat enthusiast."
Autobiographical story of a woman who finds magic in her inner voice and hope from her relationships with cats. Read full book review >

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THE MYSTERY OF THE LOST CEZANNE by M.L. Longworth
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"Art theft is a hot topic on the mystery scene, and no one's heist is livelier than Longworth's."
Recently returned from holiday (Murder on the Île Sordou, 2014), examining magistrate Antoine Verlaque is confronted with a dead postman, a mysterious painting, a beautiful professor, and a short-tempered lover.Read full book review >

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MURDER ON THE ILE SORDOU by M.L. Longworth
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"Like Locanda Sordou, Longworth's maritime version of a country-house cozy offers genuine pleasures, more for its location and cast of characters than for its puzzle."
Hotel guests enjoy breathtaking views, fresh cuisine and murder on an island off Marseille. Read full book review >

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SAVING DR. BLOCK by L. M. Vincent
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 11, 2013

"Humorous touches and a likeable protagonist make this heartwarming tale a treat."
An entertaining coming-of-age story set in 1963 Kansas City. Read full book review >

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EVENSONG by M. L. St. Sure
FICTION & LITERATURE

"Equal parts romance, intrigue and history, a flawed but spirited work."
A historical novel of a young woman's return to Europe and her service in the French resistance. Read full book review >