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Alistair Greenwood, Regius Professor of Modern History at Cambridge, hosts a luncheon at his faultless 17th Century home. Its perfection is marred by the incompatability of the guests and the arrogance of the host. Gillian Adams, an American scholar revisiting the unversity while on sabbatical from Vancouver, finds it distasteful, but she's truly appalled when the eminent ...more
Paperback, 204 pages
Published January 1st 2000 by Poisoned Pen Press (first published January 1st 1984)
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Nora Hickson Kelly was born in the United States in 1945. She grew up in Jersey and spent summers on Cape Cod. She now divides her time between Cambridge and Vancouver. She teaches part-time and is at work on her new novel. She had one son.
She has written five crime novels featuring Gillian Adams.

* Gillian Adams Mystery

Arthur Ellis Award
Best Novel (1999): Old Wounds
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