The skeleton in the closet: [a mystery]

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Poor Fellworth Dolphin has been living under the thumb of his miserly, cold-hearted mother for far too long. Since the death of his father, Fellworth has been supporting both himself and his mother with the meager wages he earns as a waiter in the local hotel. When his mother suddenly dies, Fellworth is shocked to find that she has left him a sizable inheritance. Not knowing where the money could have possibly come from, Fell teams up with Maggie, a plain girl with a similar background, to figure out where the riches came from. Could Fell's late father have had a hand in a long-ago train robbery? What secrets surrounding the Dolphin family will the two sleuths uncover? As they poke around the village for answers, Maggie and Fell embark upon a surprise-filled path to danger and adventure, and-just possibly-love.With the same charm and wit that characterize her Agatha Raisin series, "the always wonderful M.C. Beaton" (Romantic Times magazine) has created yet another charming mystery in the best of the cozy tradition.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
Contributors:
Peters, Donada. Narrator
ISBN:
9780312981457
9780736682947
9780792797357
9780312207724
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID d9b928a2-498e-614b-a0bc-c17e15c3c33a
Full title skeleton in the closet
Author beaton m c
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-19 23:40:14PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-20 00:08:54AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Peters, Donada.
author M. C. Beaton
author2-role Peters, Donada.|Narrator
author_display Beaton, M. C
available_at_catalog Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library
collection_catalog Audiobook, Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Green Hills - Adult Audiobook, Green Hills - Adult Fiction, Hermitage - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction
display_description

Ever since the death of his father, poor Fellworth Dolphin has slaved away as a waiter to support his miserly, cold-hearted mother. When his mother suddenly dies, Fellworth is shocked to discover that she has left him a sizable inheritance. Confused, Fell teams up with Maggie, a plain girl with a similar background, to investigate the source of the riches. But what they find is a closet full of skeletons... Is it really possible Fell's father was involved in a long-ago train robbery? Who's the mysterious woman in the portrait hidden in his mother's wardrobe? As Maggie and Fell poke around the village for answers, they find themselves on a surprise-filled path to danger and adventure, and—just possibly—love. But Fell's sudden good fortune could come to an abrupt end if he doesn't stay one step ahead of a cunning killer...

format_catalog Book, CD audio book, eAudiobook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, eBook
id d9b928a2-498e-614b-a0bc-c17e15c3c33a
isbn 9780312207724, 9780312981457, 9780736682947, 9780792797357
item_details ils:CARL0000157593|35192025332580|Hermitage - Adult Fiction|Fiction Beaton|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||HM||, ils:CARL0000157593|35192026555254|Main Library - Adult Fiction|Fiction Beaton|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000157593|35192030203198|Green Hills - Adult Fiction|Fiction Beaton|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000180151|35192034890511|Green Hills - Adult Audiobook|CD AUDIO Fiction Beaton|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, overdrive:66a5e620-576b-42ea-8fec-facbfda48d3c|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog , Book, CD audio book
last_indexed 2018-05-20T05:08:54.973Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog CD AUDIO Fiction Beaton, Fiction Beaton
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Hermitage, Hermitage Kids, Main Kids, Main Library
primary_isbn 9780312981457
publishDate 2001, 2013
record_details ils:CARL0000157593|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|St. Martin's Minotaur,|2001.|218 p. ; 22 cm., ils:CARL0000180151|CD audio book|Audio Books|Library ed.|English|Books on Tape,|p2001.|5 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in., overdrive:66a5e620-576b-42ea-8fec-facbfda48d3c|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Publishing|2013|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog ils:CARL0000157593|35192025332580|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000157593|35192026555254|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000157593|35192030203198|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000180151|35192034890511|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:66a5e620-576b-42ea-8fec-facbfda48d3c|-1|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||
series Fellworth Dolphin Mystery
series_with_volume Fellworth Dolphin Mystery|
subject_facet Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, Scottish, England -- Fiction, Inheritance and succession -- Fiction, Train robberies -- Fiction
title_display The skeleton in the closet
title_full The Skeleton in the Closet Fellworth Dolphin Mystery Series, Book 1, The skeleton in the closet / M.C. Beaton, The skeleton in the closet [sound recording] : [a mystery] / by M.C. Beaton
title_short The skeleton in the closet
title_sub [a mystery]
topic_facet Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, Scottish, Fiction, Inheritance and succession, Mystery, Train robberies