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Of Books and Bagpipes

(2017)
(The second book in the Scottish bookshop mystery series)
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Delaney Nichols has settled so comfortably into her new life in Edinburgh that she truly feels it's become more home than her once beloved Kansas. Her job at the Cracked Spine, a bookshop that specializes in rare manuscripts as well as other sundry valuable historical objects, is everything she had dreamed. Her latest task includes a trip to Castle Doune to retrieve a hard-to-find edition of an old Scottish comic, an "Oor Wullie", in a cloak-and-dagger transaction that Edwin has orchestrated.

While taking in the sights, Delaney is startled to spot a sandal-clad foot at the other end of the roof. Unfortunately the foot's owner is dead and, based on the William Wallace costume he's wearing, perfectly matches the description of the man who was supposed to bring the Oor Wullie. As Delaney rushes to call off approaching tourists and find the police, she comes across the Oor Wullie. Instinct tells her to take the pages and hide them under her jacket. It's not until she returns to the Cracked Spine that she realizes just how complicated this story is and endeavors to untangle the tricky plot of why someone wanted this man dead, all before getting herself booked for murder.

Genre: Cozy Mystery

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Hardback Editions

April 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes: A Scottish Bookshop Mystery
Author(s): Paige Shelton
ISBN: 1-250-05749-3 / 978-1-250-05749-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Minotaur Books
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Paperback Editions

January 2018 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes: A Scottish Bookshop Mystery
Author(s): Paige Shelton
ISBN: 1-250-13650-4 / 978-1-250-13650-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
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Audio Editions

July 2017 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes (Scottish Bookshop Mystery)
Author(s): Paige Shelton
ISBN: 1-5414-0684-2 / 978-1-5414-0684-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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July 2017 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes (Scottish Bookshop Mystery)
Author(s): Paige Shelton
ISBN: 1-5414-5684-X / 978-1-5414-5684-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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July 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes: Scottish Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 2
Author(s): Paige Shelton
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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July 2017 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes: Scottish Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 2
Author(s): Paige Shelton
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


July 2017 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes: Scottish Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 2
Author(s): Paige Shelton
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


July 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes: Scottish Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 2
Author(s): Paige Shelton
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

April 2017 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Of Books and Bagpipes: A Scottish Bookshop Mystery
Author(s): Paige Shelton
Publisher: Minotaur Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU