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Genealogy of Murder (Deb Ralston #12)

3.61  ·  Rating Details ·  46 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
When it comes to murder, mothering, and missing persons, Detective Deb Ralston is the woman for the job. In this, her twelfth case, Deb is called in to untangle a case of mistaken identity - or is it? First, an extra body is discovered among other cadavers that make up an ongoing forensics experiment. Then, Marvin Tutwiler, a local genealogist, turns up missing. Is the ...more
Paperback, 251 pages
Published June 1st 1997 by Worldwide Library (first published 1997)
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Mar 28, 2013 Arf2D2 rated it it was ok
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Interesting premise, easy, quick read. Unfortunately, the detective work is shoddy, largely based on assumptions. The detective even says "I assume..." throughout the book. When she obtains a search warrant, the judge asks her a number of questions that should have revealed the shakiness of her case. Instead, he accepts her half answers and murky assumptions and issues the warrant anyway. Of course, the detective is correct in her assumptions - it is a book after all. Additionally, the detective ...more
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Interesting mystery. Not as cozy as I expected and more graphic and action packed than I had thought. I enjoyed some of it but guessed the plot early.
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Pseudonym of Ann Wingate

Anne Wingate, born in 1943 as Martha Anne Guice, is a mystery writer currently living in Salt Lake City, Utah. Most of her mysteries are set somewhere within Texas. She is an adult convert to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and this sometimes shows in her works. She grew up in the Disciples of Christ Church.
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