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Murder for Charity

(1974)
A novel by

 
 
When Diana's socially prominent and universally hated aunt is murdered, sheis blamed... Everyone had a grudge against Aunt Lela. Diana Parnell'ssocially prominent and universally hated aunt is murdered. There are lots ofsuspects. But then the police find out Diana is the main beneficiary of thewill, and she can't prove where she was just before the murder. When shedecides to investigate on her own, she is aided by Cajun Louis Breaux, awirter who happens to be an ex-cop. There is another murder and an attempton Diana's life - and still the pieces of the puzzle refuse to fit. Time isrunning out - either she will be arrested or the murderer will try to killher again. And this time he might succeed!



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