Angel at Troublesome Creek

Augusta Goodnight Mysteries (Volume 1 of 7)

Mignon F. Ballard

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When Mary George Murphy finds that her Aunt Caroline fell down a flight of stairs to her death, she's heartbroken. To make matters worse, Mary is sure that Caroline's death was no accident.

Enter Augusta Goodnight, Mary's guardian angel. Normally assigned to Heaven's strawberry fields, Augusta died during WWII -- which explains her old-fashioned glamour and love of swing. She appears in Troublesome Creek just in the nick of time-helping Mary unearth an old mystery and the truth about Caroline's death.

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Angel at Troublesome Creek
CHAPTER ONEI, Mary George Murphy, was at the end of my rope. And then it broke.Okay, so I chickened out and latched on to the banisters before that rotten old cord gave way, but you'd think I could do at least one thing right in my life. Now, it seemed, I couldn't even put a merciful end to it. The night before I hadn't enough gas in the car to properly asphyxiate myself in the closed garage, and those sleeping pills dissolved in hot tea tasted so bad I couldn't get it down. Like liquid garlic. Awful! Makes me gag to think of it.

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Mignon F. Ballard

Mignon F. Ballard lives in Fort Mill, South Carolina, with her husband. She is the author of the award-winning children's novel, Aunt Matilda's Ghost, as well as several acclaimed mysteries, including The Widow's Woods, Final Curtain, Minerva Cries Murder, Angel at Troublesome Creek, and An Angel to Die For.

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Angel at Troublesome Creek
Mignon F. Ballard

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St. Martin's Press
Minotaur Books
October 1999
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ISBN: 9781466802742
ISBN10: 146680274X
224 pages
$7.99
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