Aunt Dimity's Death (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Nov 1, 1993 - Fiction - 256 pages
373 Reviews
...Until the Dickensian law firm of Willis & Willis summons her to a reading of the woman's will. Down-on-her-luck Lori learns she's about to inherit a siazable estate--if she can discover the secret hidden in a treasure trove of letters in Dimity's English country cottage. What begins as a fairy tale becomes a mystery--and a ghost story--in an improbably cozy setting, as Aunt Dimity's indominable spirit leads Lori on an otherworldly quest to discover how, in this life, true love can conquer all.
  

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Fun series, with great recipes. - Goodreads
The story was well written and interesting plot. - Goodreads
Very fluffy and light, but a nice page turner. - Goodreads
A really nice mystery and love story. - Goodreads
I enjoyed heart light hearted writing and story. - Goodreads
Finally, the introduction to Aunt Dimity. - Goodreads

Review: Aunt Dimity's Death (Aunt Dimity #1)

User Review  - Heather - Goodreads

I read this series this summer as my summer mystery series. The first book ended up being my last as it wasn't available at the library. It is a great intro to the series and makes several things clear - probably would have been best to read it first, but I found it a very touching ending. Read full review

Review: Aunt Dimity's Death (Aunt Dimity #1)

User Review  - Laura Cushing - Goodreads

A sweet start to a mystery series involving Aunt Dimity, an english ghost. This book is a lot of set up for the series, and doesn't really have a big mystery plot or anything, but it was still an enjoyable read. Will read others in this series. Read full review

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Nancy Atherton is the author of six Aunt Dimity novels: Aunt Dimity’s Death, Aunt Dimity and the Duke, Aunt Dimity’s Good Deed, Aunt Dimity Digs In, Aunt Dimity’s Christmas, and Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil (all available from Penguin). She lives next to a cornfield in central Illinois.

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