Mrs. Jeffries wins the prize
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Published:
New York, New York : Berkley Prime Crime, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2016.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Berkley Prime Crime mass-market edition.
Physical Desc:
292 pages ; 18 cm.
Status:
Green Hills - Adult Fiction
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Mrs. Jeffries is back in the New York Times bestselling Victorian series, perfect for fans of Downton Abbey. NIPPED IN THE BUD The ladies of the Mayfair Orchid and Exotic Plant Society are known for a bit of friendly rivalry, but the backstabbing has never been literal--until now. When Hiram Filmore, an orchid hunter and supplier, is found dead in Mrs. Helena Rayburn's conservatory, Inspector Witherspoon is called in to weed out a murderer. When it comes out that Mrs. Rayburn and her flowery friends knew each other from long ago, Mrs. Jeffries begins to suspect that there's more to unearth about this case than meets the eye. Now she, along with the rest of Inspector Witherspoon's household and friends, will have to dig up the past to figure out which gardening gentlewoman had a grudge worth killing for... A Mrs. Jeffries Mystery She keeps house for Inspector Witherspoon . . . and keeps him on his toes. Everyone's awed by his Scotland Yard successes--but they don't know about his secret weapon. No matter how messy the murder or how dirty the deed, Mrs. Jeffries' polished detection skills are up to the task . . . proving that behind every great man there's a woman--and that a crimesolver's work is never done. NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED!
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780425268117, 042526811X

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he ladies of the Mayfair Orchid and Exotic Plant Society are known for a bit of friendly rivalry, but the backstabbing has never been literal--until now. When Hiram Filmore, an orchid hunter and supplier, is found dead in Mrs. Helena Rayburn's conservatory, Inspector Witherspoon is called in to weed out a murderer. When it comes out that Mrs. Rayburn and her flowery friend knew each other from long ago, Mrs. Jeffries begins to suspect that there's more to unearth about this case. Now she, along with the rest of Inspector Witherspoon's household and friends, will have to dig up the past to figure out which gardening gentlewoman had a grudge worth killing for.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Brightwell, E. (2016). Mrs. Jeffries wins the prize. Berkley Prime Crime mass-market edition. New York, New York: Berkley Prime Crime, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brightwell, Emily. 2016. Mrs. Jeffries Wins the Prize. New York, New York: Berkley Prime Crime, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brightwell, Emily, Mrs. Jeffries Wins the Prize. New York, New York: Berkley Prime Crime, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2016.

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Brightwell, Emily. Mrs. Jeffries Wins the Prize. Berkley Prime Crime mass-market edition. New York, New York: Berkley Prime Crime, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2016. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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