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All-butter Shortdead

(A book in the Oxford Tearoom Mysteries series)
A novel by

"Love cats? Love baking? Then this is the book for you!"
Gemma ditches her high-flying job and returns to Oxford to follow her dream: opening a traditional English tearoom serving warm buttery scones with jam and clotted cream... Only problem is--murder is the first thing on the menu and Gemma is the key suspect! And the only people Gemma can turn to for help are four nosy old ladies from her local Cotswolds village - not to mention a cheeky little tabby cat named Muesli. Who was the mysterious woman Gemma met on the flight back from Australia and why was she murdered? Now Gemma must find the killer, solve the mystery and clear her name if she's to have her cake--and serve it too.

This PREQUEL to the OXFORD TEAROOM MYSTERIES includes an excerpt from "A SCONE TO DIE FOR" (BOOK 1). It is slightly shorter than the rest of the series - which are all full length novels - and can be read as a standalone, before or after any other book in the series.

This book follows British English spelling and usage.
Clean read: no graphic violence, sex, or strong language.
Genre: humorous culinary cozy mysteries, cat cozy mystery series / women amateur sleuth / British detective mystery

All-Butter ShortDead (Prequel)
A Scone to Die For (Book 1)
Tea with Milk and Murder (Book 2)
Two Down, Bun To Go (Book 3)
Till Death Do Us Tart (Book 4)
Muffins and Mourning Tea (Book 5)
Four Puddings and a Funeral (Book 6)
Another One Bites the Crust (Book 7)
Apple Strudel Alibi (Book 8)

Genre: Cozy Mystery

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Paperback Editions

October 2016 : USA Paperback

Title: All-Butter ShortDead (LARGE PRINT) ~ Oxford Tearoom Mysteries Prequel
Author(s): H Y Hanna
ISBN: 1-5393-7780-6 / 978-1-5393-7780-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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September 2016 : USA Paperback

Title: All-Butter Shortdead - Prequel: Oxford Tearoom Mysteries
Author(s): H y Hanna
ISBN: 1-5390-2763-5 / 978-1-5390-2763-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

July 2016 : Australia Paperback

Title: All-Butter ShortDead (Prequel: Oxford Tearoom Mysteries ~ Book 0)
Author(s): H Y Hanna
ISBN: 0-9945272-7-6 / 978-0-9945272-7-1 (Australia edition)
Publisher: H.Y. Hanna
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   

Kindle Editions

July 2016 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: All-Butter ShortDead (Prequel: Oxford Tearoom Mysteries ~ Book 0)
Author(s): H Y Hanna
Publisher: Wisheart Press
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