Bloody Bonsai

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Thorndike Press, 1999 - Fiction - 359 pages
4 Reviews
James P. (Jim) Dandy, a grieving widower, could hardly believe he'd agreed to go to an Elderhostel to learn to grow and care for bonsai trees. He didn't feel up to meeting new people alone. But Jim went and he met some real corkers - artist Dodee Swisher who set his heart on fire; his gruff, ex-army-man roommate; a raven-haired gymnast who exercised on the balcony every morning. Any one of them could have rammed that bonsai tree into the chest of a motel employee, but the authorities were clearly focusing their attention on Jim and Dodee...

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Review: Bloody Bonsai (Elderhostel #1)

User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

Murder at an elderhostel in New Jersey where they are learning bonsai. Cold night at the beach. Jim Dandy (JHames P. Dandy) is a widower. Lots of sex at the elderhostel. Read full review

Review: Bloody Bonsai (Elderhostel #1)

User Review  - John Yelverton - Goodreads

A great way to kick off a great mystery book series. Every one of this stories are such great fun to read. Read full review


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Abresch has been writing fiction for a long time. He also authors BookMarc, a fiction writing technique column appearing in Futures Magazine.

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