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Mama Rocks the Empty Cradle

Mama Rocks the Empty Cradle

(1998)
(The sixth book in the Mama Detective series)
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Two things Mama knows: sweet-potato pie...and murder.

Old bones and buried secrets...

I would have thought a bunion operation might slow Mama down, but I should have known better. We found ourselves knee-deep in somebody else's trouble even before the surgery, when we saw crazy old Miss Birdie at the grocery store with a baby that didn't belong to her. It wasn't twenty-four hours later that the baby's mother, a young woman with a wild reputation, was murdered--and the baby had vanished.

And when my Daddy's wandering dog began bringing home old bones of the most shocking kind, no way Mama wasn't going to start snooping--with me doing her legwork. It's a good thing I still had two good feet, because before long, I was running for my life...as babies' cries and women's tears mingled in a crime fueled by motives as ancient as human memory--greed, jealousy, and old-fashioned revenge.

From the Paperback edition.

 
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Hardback Editions

December 1998 : USA Hardback
Title: Mama Rocks the Empty Cradle
Author(s): Nora Deloach
ISBN: 0-553-10703-8 / 978-0-553-10703-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
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Paperback Editions

December 1998 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Mama Rocks the Empty Cradle
Author(s): Nora Deloach
ISBN: 0-553-57720-4 / 978-0-553-57720-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

June 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Mama Rocks the Empty Cradle
Author(s): Nora Deloach
Publisher: Bantam
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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