The Weekend Was Murder

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Random House Childrens Books, Feb 1, 1994 - Juvenile Fiction - 208 pages
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Mary Elizabeth can't wait for the weekend to begin at the Ridley Hotel, where a famous mystery writer and a troupe of actors are coming to enact a murder mystery for 150 amateur sleuths.



Mary Elizabeth's role is to discover "the body" in Room1927, which is supposed to be haunted. But nothing prepares her for the real body that she finds in Room 1927....

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Good so far I'm really into it:D

Review: The Weekend Was Murder (Mary Elizabeth #2)

User Review  - Miri - Goodreads

Okay maybe I'm biased because I love mysteries that use murder mystery games in the plot, but I loved this story. I've read quite a few of Nixon's books and this is a good one. She fostered my love of mysteries today. Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1994)

Joan Lowery Nixon was born in Los Angeles, California. She attended the University of Southern California where she received a B.A. in journalism and later an education certificate from California State. She has written over 100 mystery books for young adults. She is known for her Orphan Train Adventure Series and other titles including A Family Apart, The Seance and Other Side of the Dark. Her works have earned her the honor of being the only writer to win four Edgar Allen Poe awards and in addition, two Spurs from Western Writers of America. She was a past President of the Mystery Writers of America. She died from complications of pancreatic cancer on June 28, 2003, in Houston, Texas. She was 76.

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