menu

Cold-Blooded Myrtle (Myrtle Hardcastle Mystery 3)
by Elizabeth C. Bunce




Overview -

An Edgar Award-nominated series

Twelve-year-old Young Lady of Quality and Victorian amateur detective Myrtle Hardcastle returns, and now she's on the trail of a serial killer in her hometown of Swinburne.

When Mr. Leighton, proprietor of Leighton's Mercantile, is found dead on the evening his annual Christmas shop display is to be unveiled, it's clear a killer had revenge in mind. But who would want to kill the local dry-goods merchant? Perhaps someone who remembers the unresolved, long-ago scandal that occurred when he was a professor and archaeologist. When the killer continues to strike, ­­­each time manipulating the figures in the display to foretell the crime, Myrtle finds herself racing to uncover the long-buried facts of a historical scandal--and the motivations of a modern murderer.

  Read Full Product Description
 
PRE-ORDER NOW:
local_shippingFor Delivery
Preorder. This item will be available on October 5, 2021 .
FREE Shipping for Club Members help
 
 
 
 

More About Cold-Blooded Myrtle (Myrtle Hardcastle Mystery 3) by Elizabeth C. Bunce

 
 
 

Overview

An Edgar Award-nominated series

Twelve-year-old Young Lady of Quality and Victorian amateur detective Myrtle Hardcastle returns, and now she's on the trail of a serial killer in her hometown of Swinburne.

When Mr. Leighton, proprietor of Leighton's Mercantile, is found dead on the evening his annual Christmas shop display is to be unveiled, it's clear a killer had revenge in mind. But who would want to kill the local dry-goods merchant? Perhaps someone who remembers the unresolved, long-ago scandal that occurred when he was a professor and archaeologist. When the killer continues to strike, ­­­each time manipulating the figures in the display to foretell the crime, Myrtle finds herself racing to uncover the long-buried facts of a historical scandal--and the motivations of a modern murderer.


 

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781616209209
  • ISBN-10: 1616209208
  • Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers
  • Publish Date: October 2021
  • Page Count: 368
  • Reading Level: Ages 10-18

Series: A Myrtle Hardcastle Mystery

Related Categories

 

BAM Customer Reviews