Murder Under the Mistletoe

Murder Under the Mistletoe

by Janice L. Davis
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Murder Under the Mistletoe by Janice L. Davis

When Mayor Max Mueller is murdered at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony, Agatha Larsen and her granddaughters get involved with the investigation. They discover secrets that some of the townsfolk want kept quiet. The story is set against a backdrop of the annual Christmas carnival in 1946, a time of peace interrupted by murder.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940045034715
Publisher: Janice L. Davis
Publication date: 10/04/2012
Series: Agatha Larsen mystery , #1
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 86,234
File size: 294 KB

About the Author

Janice L. Davis lives in Florence, AL with her husband, Roy. She wrote a humor column for the local magazine, The Shoals Woman, for three years. Janice is in the Shoals Dulcimer and Folk Music Assn, and plays the dulcimer. She is a proud grandmother of two adorable little girls.

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Murder Under the Mistletoe 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 15 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Supenceful because you weren't sure who killed who or who & why were people being blackmail?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Who would guess such a good murder 'mystery' story would have come out of small town folks
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The story was good and the author wrote it so that there were several possible suspects. In fact, even the suspects not guilty in the current investigation went to jail so there were lots of interesting twists and turns. I thought the writing was more brief and to the point than most experienced writers who are generally more descriptive. However, I still really enjoyed it and may buy the next book in this series.
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xstitchfan More than 1 year ago
A highly enjoy christmas mystery with lots of unusual characters that have interesting personal histories - which are unknown to the people in town.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Cute story however the "don't you know" and "so's" generously sprinkled throughout made were terribly annoying. Nice plot
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This free, 200 page Christmas mystery was cute. There was an over use of don't cha knows, ehs and heys, as another reviewer stated, but I did not find this annoying. I have family, who says this all the time and it made me miss them. This book was set in 1945, just a few months after the end of WWII. There were any not horrific murders or descriptions, no cursing, sex or other adult subject matter. I debated on how to rate this extremely, well edited book for a long time. I do not think it was perfect, but it was sweet and entertaining. I liked the fact, the heroine was in her mid sixties. I sometimes feel as if people of this age are the forgotten generation. This short novel was a very fast read. Even in 1945, many of the problems contended with then, still exist today. This is more a murder mystery which took place at Christmas, rather than a Christmas story. I would have given it five stars if the characters and town were more detailed. For readers 15 and up. AD
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was a good read that moved along at a good clip. Interesting characters, good plot and alls well that ends well.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Characters are not well formed to remember from one chapter to another. A very quick read. If this is one of a series hope it got better after this one. I m from northeast wisc and it just doesnt quite seem regional enough dont you know?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
What in the world is with the words Dont You Know at the end of sentences on every third or fourth page? Seems like a little overkill to what could be an otherwise story.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very Miss Marple like. Light fun.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Agatha Christie fans will definitely like this book! The characters and setting is engaging!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good read kept myinterest from the beginning
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good mystery