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Murder Mystery
Gene Thompson
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Murder Mystery

3.31  ·  Rating Details ·  16 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
Attorney Dade Cooley tries to get to the bottom of the mystery in the death of a wealthy art collector when she is crushed by her Rolls-Royce. - The Mystery Lover's Companion, Art Bourgeau
Unknown Binding, 275 pages
Published January 1st 1980 by Random House (NY)
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Nov 28, 2016 Susan rated it it was amazing
Murder mystery by gene thompson is a mystery and thriller read.
When wealthy art collector Miriam Welles is crushed to death by her own Rolls Royce, the police call it a tragic accident.
But her lawyer Dade Cooley arrives on the scene in Los Angeles and quickly determines that, though the Rolls was empty, there was definitely a driving force behind Miriam’s untimely demise.
He takes on the role of detective with glee as the plot thickens.
Two more residents come to an unfortunate end, and Dade i
Jackie Roche
Oct 11, 2015 Jackie Roche rated it really liked it
I would like to thank NetGalley and Endeavour Press for allowing me to read this in exchange for an honest and open review.
I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book. It is a fun, quirky, old-fashioned mystery.
Dade and Ellen were two very engaging characters and I particularly liked the repartee between them.
I changed my mind frequently whilst trying to work out who the murderer was. The reveal was definitely an OMG what a twist moment.
This is the first book I've read by Gene Thompson and I'll certa
Oct 07, 2015 Kimberly rated it liked it
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This was a good little mystery. The thing was it was very dated. Apparently this is a re-release and nothing was changed in it to bring some of it up to date. It is a funny who-dun-it that is a light read.

Good for being as dated as it is.

I received a complimentary copy of the book in exchange for an honest review.

Liz Lennert
Jun 19, 2016 Liz Lennert rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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How lucky I am! This is another new author to me and what a delight to read his work. This was a great read and I highly recommend this book and this author.
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Mar 30, 2016 Deb Novack rated it it was amazing
I truly enjoyed this book it had a few twists and turns toward the end, A setting that was a slight bit old but entertaining.
I received this book in exchange for an honest review.
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