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The Indigo Necklace

(1944)
(The Indigo Necklace Murders)
(A book in the Pat Abbott mystery series)
A novel by

 
LIEUTENANT PAT ABBOTT and his lovable but slightly rattle-brained wife, Jean, have become about the most popular couple in murder fiction today. In The Indigo Necklace, Frances Crane takes them to New Orleans, where a huge wartime population has overflowed into the famous French quarter, steeped in tradition and old-world ceremony. When murder is done amidst these incongruous elements, it takes ingenious sleuthing indeed to unravel the crime!

Pat Abbott and his Jean are paying guests of a proud old Creole family, luxuriating in the charm of their surroundings, when Jean discovers a body at her very doorstep. Before the Lieutenant unmasks the murderer, the Abbotts meet a fascinating array of aristocrats and scoundrels, including a police chief, drawn from life, who will become a permanent member of the Abbott troupe.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

August 2011 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Indigo Necklace
Author(s): Frances Crane
ISBN: 1-258-09720-6 / 978-1-258-09720-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC
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Paperback Editions

May 2012 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Indigo Necklace
Author(s): Frances Crane
ISBN: 1-60187-069-8 / 978-1-60187-069-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Rue Morgue Press
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October 2011 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Indigo Necklace
Author(s): Frances Crane
ISBN: 1-258-20153-4 / 978-1-258-20153-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

April 2017 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Indigo Necklace
Author(s): Frances Kirkwood Crane
Publisher: Muriwai Books
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September 2016 : USA Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Indigo Necklace
Author(s): Frances Crane
Publisher: NightHawk Books
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February 2013 : USA Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Indigo Necklace
Author(s): Frances Crane
Publisher: St. Swithin Press
Availability: Amazon   


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