Aunt Dimity's Death

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Penguin, Nov 1, 1993 - Fiction - 256 pages
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...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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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
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Review: Aunt Dimity's Death (An Aunt Dimity Mystery #1)

User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

Really I'd give it 3 1/2 stars. Such a fun book! A quick pace for the narrative, nice (although predictable) love interest story, creative premise, and lovely British setting for the Anglophile in me ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Autumn Wallin - Goodreads

I throughly enjoyed this book. the book takes the reader in right from the start and keeps them hooked through the end. somewhat sad at times but with real heart and a happy ending. I highly recommend! 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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