Aunt Dimity's Death

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Penguin, Nov 1, 1993 - Fiction - 256 pages
350 Reviews
...Until the Dickensian law firm of Willis & Willis summons her to a reading of the woman's will. Down-on-her-luck Lori learns she's about to inherit a siazable estate--if she can discover the secret hidden in a treasure trove of letters in Dimity's English country cottage. What begins as a fairy tale becomes a mystery--and a ghost story--in an improbably cozy setting, as Aunt Dimity's indominable spirit leads Lori on an otherworldly quest to discover how, in this life, true love can conquer all.
  

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Fun series, with great recipes. - Goodreads
The story was well written and interesting plot. - Goodreads
Very fluffy and light, but a nice page turner. - Goodreads
A really nice mystery and love story. - Goodreads
I enjoyed heart light hearted writing and story. - Goodreads
Finally, the introduction to Aunt Dimity. - Goodreads

Review: Aunt Dimity's Death (Aunt Dimity #1)

User Review  - Laine (librarianscanreadtoo) - Goodreads

Laine Review: When parents tell you a story...that's what it is....a story. The characters aren't real, the events never happened but they are still exciting to hear every time Mom tells you. Lori ... Read full review

Review: Aunt Dimity's Death (Aunt Dimity #1)

User Review  - Michelle Foster - Goodreads

This is a perfect start to a cozy series! Unfortunately the following books veer off track to focus on romance, which can be fine but the character goes overboard and I begin to think she is attracted ... Read full review

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Nancy Atherton is the author of six Aunt Dimity novels: Aunt Dimity’s Death, Aunt Dimity and the Duke, Aunt Dimity’s Good Deed, Aunt Dimity Digs In, Aunt Dimity’s Christmas, and Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil (all available from Penguin). She lives next to a cornfield in central Illinois.

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