The Ghost Orchid Murder

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It's been eight years since gardening columnist Jillian Bradley helped solve a string of murders in Half Moon Bay. But when a friend and colleague in Scottsdale, Arizona finds a young technical assistant dead on the floor of his private office, Jillian doesn't hesitate to answer his plea for help. After all, a two million research grant depends on it.
Together with Detective Jack Noble and Jillian's clue-sniffing dog, Teddy, the three set out to track the killer who leaves a ...
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Overview

It's been eight years since gardening columnist Jillian Bradley helped solve a string of murders in Half Moon Bay. But when a friend and colleague in Scottsdale, Arizona finds a young technical assistant dead on the floor of his private office, Jillian doesn't hesitate to answer his plea for help. After all, a two million research grant depends on it.
Together with Detective Jack Noble and Jillian's clue-sniffing dog, Teddy, the three set out to track the killer who leaves a porcelain ghost orchid over the wound as the only clue. Even though it means personal sacrifice for Jillian, she is determined to uncover the truth. A faith-based novel.
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Editorial Reviews

Amazon.com - Decency 1st
Lovely, comforting mystery! November 28, 2012
Can a murder mystery be lovely and comforting? By this author it can. This book gives fresh meaning to the term "cozy" mystery! The setting of the southwest was vividly described, along with good meals at a posh resort, well-rounded characters, and a very original mystery to boot. The comfort part comes in with the ease in which the author has the main character share her faith in God and heartfelt prayers. Also, zero profanity...
Amazon.com - Dolores Ayotte
Talented Author Nancy Jill Thames demonstrates her creative ability in this Christian mystery novel. Along with a suspenseful "whodunit" murder, she manages to incorporate a touch of faith, a hint of romance, as well as the key ingredients it takes to write an enjoyable mystery novel… Jillian Bradley, along with her lovable dog Teddy, manage to assist in solving this crime in no time flat. If you enjoy a good, clean mystery murder, then this is the novel for you.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781453607923
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publication date: 4/13/2012
  • Pages: 320
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.67 (d)

Meet the Author

Nancy Jill Thames was born to write mysteries. From her early days as the neighborhood story-teller to being listed on Amazon Author Watch Bestseller List, she has always had a vivid imagination and loves to solve problems - perfect for plotting whodunnits. In 2010, Nancy Jill published her first mystery, Murder in Half Moon Bay, introducing her well-loved protagonist, Jillian Bradley, and whimsical Yorkie, "Teddy." She's written seven books so far in The Jillian Bradley Mystery Series and is working on her eighth.

When she isn't plotting Jillian's next perilous adventure, she commutes between Texas and California finding new ways to spoil her grandchildren, playing classical favorites on her baby grand or having afternoon tea with friends.

Member of Leander Writers' Guild, American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW CenTex Chapter), and Central Texas Authors

To learn more about Nancy Jill visit these sites.
Twitter @mystriterdva http://www.nancy-jill.blogspot.com jillthames@gmail.com

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2014

    Really enjoyed this one

    This was a great mystery , I wasn't able to identify the killer on my own. Didn't know until the end. I am looking forward to reading the next one.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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