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The angel and the Jabberwocky murders : an Augusta Goodnight mystery (with heave
Mignon Franklin Ballard
Adult Fiction BALLARD

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From Publishers' Weekly:

At the start of Ballard's delightful sixth cozy (after 2005's Too Late for Angels), Lucy Nan Pilgrim is teaching a "living history" course at the local women's college in Stone's Throw, S.C., when one of the coeds disappears. While on an outing with her students, Lucy Nan finds the corpse of the missing girl. She later learns that over the past decade, other students have died under strange circumstances, each victim the recipient of a letter quoting Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass. The murder of the school's handyman, Londus Clack, complicates the case even further, but Lucy Nan, with the help of Augusta Goodnight, her guardian angel, roots out the snake in the garden. As always, Ballard writes with warmth and sincerity, infusing her characters and setting with considerable charm. (Dec.) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved

From Library Journal:

When college girls start disappearing in Stone's Throw, SC, guardian angel Augusta Goodnight makes her appearance. A cozy addition (with recipes) to the series. Ballard lives in Fort Mill, SC. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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