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Winner of the 2009 Lifetime Achievement award for mystery writing from Romantic Times magazine, Nancy Martin announces the release of the 8th book in her popular Blackbird Sisters mystery series, NO WAY TO KILL A LADY. Set in Philadelphia, the story features three heiresses whose parents have run off with their trust funds. Now thay have a chance to regain their wealth when their aunt, "Madcap Maddy" Blackbird dies in a volcano and leaves her estate to the sisters. But Nora Blackbird soon discovers all the treasures in Aunt Maddy's house have disappeared...information that leads her to believe maybe Maddy didn't die the way everybody thinks.

Author of 48 pop fiction novels in mystery, suspense, historical and romance genres, Nancy created T
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Melissa Can't wait to read "No Way To Kill A Lady", August can't come soon enough! :-)


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Beth Hi Nancy,
Thanks for befriending this fellow mystery author here as well as in real-life! I hope 2012 will be a successful publishing year for you.


message 2: by Nancy

Nancy Honey, I'm still learning to navigate this site. I'll be looking for you taking the lead!


Nora-adrienne Good morning Nancy, thank you for wanting to be my Goodread's friend.


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