The Bookfair Murders

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At the biggest and most prestigious party at the Frankfurt International Bookfair, where the leading lights of the book world gather annually to trade tales and buy and sell books, Marsha Hillier realizes the famous literary agent she is chatting up is in fact sitting in his wing-chair quite dead. As the mystery unfolds, it becomes clear that Agent Andrew Myles was well-hated by most of his peers, and everyone at the party, including Marsha, are under suspicion. The Bookfair Murders is filled with intrigue and ...
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At the biggest and most prestigious party at the Frankfurt International Bookfair, where the leading lights of the book world gather annually to trade tales and buy and sell books, Marsha Hillier realizes the famous literary agent she is chatting up is in fact sitting in his wing-chair quite dead. As the mystery unfolds, it becomes clear that Agent Andrew Myles was well-hated by most of his peers, and everyone at the party, including Marsha, are under suspicion. The Bookfair Murders is filled with intrigue and plenty of mysterious twists and turns. Mystery buffs will adore this sexy and hilarious romp through the world of publishing.
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"Anna Porter's The Bookfair Murders is really two stories: a murder mystery set against a background of wheeling and dealing in the publishing game - a John Grisham with book agents instead of lawyers - and a romantic adventure of the kind Mary Stewart used to write."

"Anna Porter's mischievous pen again zeroes in on the scene she knows best in this new novel featuring editor Marsha Hillier and her trusty sidekick, Toronto freelance journalist Judith Hayes . her fans will relish this new offering."

"Deft, incisive and gripping."

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781552780459
  • Publisher: McArthur & Company
  • Publication date: 2/1/1998
  • Pages: 250
  • Product dimensions: 4.42 (w) x 6.98 (h) x 0.97 (d)

Meet the Author


Anna Porter is the author of three crime novels and an acclaimed memoir, The Storyteller. Her book Kasztner's Train won the Canadian Jewish Book Award and the Nereus Writers' Trust Non-Fiction Prize. Her most recent book is The Ghosts of Europe.
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