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Jean Hager's
WEIGH DEAD
Serving up crime at a charming B&B
 
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Name of Detective:
Tess Darcy
 
Sidekick:
Fiance, Luke Fredrik and cousin Cinny Forrest
 
Hometown:
Victoria Springs, Missouri
 
Age:
30
 
Occupation:
Owner of a bed and breakfast
 
How did you get involved in sleuthing?:
One of my guests was murdered during the opening weekend of my new bed and breakfast, and I pitched in to help solve the case.
 
Pet Peeves:
Chief of Police Desmond Butts, who doesn¼t like all the tourists who come to Victoria Springs (They make him work harder) and feels that elegant b&b¼s such as mine only encourage them.
 
Role Model:
My Aunt Dahlia
 
Hobbies:
quilting, reading, sleuthing
 
Distinguishing characteristics:
curly, red hair (I prefer to call it auburn).
 
Marital Status:
engaged to Luke Fredrik
 
Quote:
„It¼s just my bad luck that murders keep happening around me.¾
 
E-mail Address:
Jehager@aol.com
 
Author:
Jean Hager
 
Books & Year Published(including any scheduled for 98):
Blooming Murder (1994). Dead and Buried (1995), Death on a Drunkard¼s Path (1996), The Last Noel (1997), Sew Deadly (1998), Weigh Dead (1999).
 
The Next Book (1999) (title & teaser):
Bride and Doom (2000)ãWhen the Victoria Springs Country Club chef is murdered the night of Tess¼s bridal shower at the club, Iris House cook, Gertie Bogart, quickly becomes the prime suspect. Tess has two weeks to find the real killer before her wedding day.
 
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