You Might As Well Die: An Algonquin Round Table Mystery (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Dec 6, 2011 - Fiction - 336 pages
26 Reviews
When second-rate illustrator Ernie MacGuffin's artistic works triple in value following his apparent suicide off the Brooklyn Bridge, Dorothy Parker smells something fishy. Enlisting the help of magician and skeptic Harry Houdini, she goes to a séance held by MacGuffin's mistress, where Ernie's ghostly voice seems hauntingly real...


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Review: You Might As Well Die (An Algonquin Round Table Mystery #2)

User Review  - JJ Murphy - Goodreads

What a great book. The author is a genius!! (Oh, did I mention I wrote it?) OK, to anyone who's reading this, here's some fun background about this book you won't find anywhere else! The idea for the ... Read full review

Review: You Might As Well Die (An Algonquin Round Table Mystery #2)

User Review  - Nancy Wilson - Goodreads

I haven't quite figured out this series. The book itself seems to start slowly--of course there are a number of characters and situations that have to be established, and as I trudge through it I ... Read full review


Title Page Copyright Page Dedication Preface
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 26
Chapter 27
Chapter 28
Chapter 29
Chapter 30
Chapter 31
Chapter 32
Chapter 33

Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 18
Chapter 19
Chapter 20
Chapter 21
Chapter 22
Chapter 23
Chapter 24
Chapter 25
Chapter 34
Chapter 35
Chapter 36
Chapter 37
Chapter 38
Chapter 39
Chapter 40
Chapter 41
Chapter 42
Chapter 43
Chapter 44
Chapter 45
Chapter 46
Chapter 47
Chapter 48
Historical Note
Acknowledgements About the Author Teaser chapter

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About the author (2011)

J.J. Murphy is Professor of Film and Affiliate Professor of Art at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A filmmaker and curator, Murphy is also the author of "Me and You and Memento and Fargo: How Independent Screenplays Work".

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