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The Rainbow Riddle (Judy Bolton Mysteries #17)
Judy Bolton and Lorraine Lee's double wedding day has finally arrived. It proves to be a day of surprises, for Roberta suddenly arrives at the Bolton home, warning Judy not to open a wedding present sent to her by Dale and Irene Meredith. Judy assumes that Roberta is telling stories since she claims that the present is a radio that will explode, and surely Dale and Irene ...more
Published July 1st 1988 by Amereon Limited
(first published 1946)
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My book is the original book with dust jacket from my childhood. It has been read many times. I just re-read it for a review in an article in a fanzine magazine. For those not familiar with the vintage Judy Bolton series, that has 38 titles, this is book #17 and is the dividing line between Judy's single growing up years and her later ones as a wife; she marries Peter Dobbs in this book and in this book he also becomes an FBI agent. It isn't the best book in the series but deserves a solid 4 ...more
Interesting how one book in this series sometimes starts the day after the previous one ends. After some suspense in the last book over whether Judy, Peter, Lorraine & Arthur's wedding finally takes place, accompanied by a new mystery--of course! As usual, questions that would have cleared some things up earlier are not asked of Roberta who is convinced that one particular wedding gift poses a mortal threat to Judy and Peter. For people on a honeymoon living in the 1940s, Judy and Peter ...more
Margaret Sutton was born Rachel Irene Beebe in Odin, Pennsylvania in 1903. She was the daughter of Victor Beebe, a well-known historian, and Estella Andrews Beebe. Being a spirited nonconformist, she dropped out of high school, but in 1920, graduated from the Rochester Business Institute. After graduation, she worked for several years as a secretary and in printing. During that time, she met ...moreMore about Margaret Sutton...
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