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A Love to Die for

(A Stella the Stargazer Mystery #1)

3.32  ·  Rating details ·  37 ratings  ·  3 reviews
MURDER IN THE STARS

Jane Smith quits her boring job, ditches her faithless boyfriend and employs her more unique talents to become Stella the Stargazer. Now she's offering horoscope advice for the lovelorn in a Denver newspaper.

The ink is barely dry on her first column offering advice to a lost soul looking for "a love to die for" when she stumbles upon the body of the owne
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Hardcover, 219 pages
Published August 1st 1994 by Walker & Company
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AngryGreyCat
Feb 03, 2014 rated it liked it
Picked up this cozy mystery, first published back in 1997. It was interesting to me that there were so few reviews for it on Goodreads, only 18. Seems to be a series that has been passed over. There are five books total in the series.

This first book sets up the premise for the rest of the series. Jane Smith is an accountant, who appears to have some sort of midlife crisis. She quits her steady, stable career, dumps her boyfriend and gets a job as a newspaper horoscope/advice columnist, reinventi
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Dharia Scarab
Oct 25, 2013 rated it liked it
Since I don't normally write reviews unless I have something specific to say, here's the break down of how I rate my books...

1 star... This book was bad, so bad I may have given up and skipped to the end. I will avoid this author like the plague in the future.

2 stars... This book was not very good, and I won't be reading any more from the author.

3 stars... This book was ok, but I won't go out of my way to read more, But if I find another book by the author for under a dollar I'd pick it up.

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Mary Newcomb
The mystery is a bit convoluted but the characters are interesting and have some potential for future stories. I do especially love the narrator, Stella Stargazer an astrological advice columnist formerly known as Jane Smith an accountant.
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Also publishes as C.T. Jorgensen

Author of the mystery series Stella the Stargazer, about an astrologer and lovelorn columnist in Denver, Colorado, and writing as C.T. Jorgensen the Casey Jansen series, about a police detective in Ridgewood, Colorado.
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