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27*INGREDIENT CHILI CON CARNE MURDERS

PICKARD, Nancy

ISBN 10: 0385302274 / ISBN 13: 9780385302272
Published by Delacorte, NY, 1993
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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FINE condition in FINE dust jacket. HARDCOVER. 1993. FIRST EDITION. AS NEW, bound in spanish onion and baked bean brown boards with recipe-filled endpapers and illustrated wraps. Square and tight, UNREAD, original price intact. Featuring much-loved chef and amateur sleuth Eugenia Potter. Based on characters and a story created by Virginia Rich. Bookseller Inventory # 000708

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Title: 27*INGREDIENT CHILI CON CARNE MURDERS

Publisher: Delacorte, NY

Publication Date: 1993

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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Synopsis:

When one of her guests dies after eating her twenty-seven ingredient chili con carne, Eugenia Potter makes it her quest to find the person or persons who added a twenty-eighth--and fatal--ingredient to the recipe. 27,000 first printing.

About the Author:

Nancy Pickard is a four-time Edgar Award nominee, most recently for The Virgin of Small Plains. She is the winner of the Anthony Award, the Macavity Award, and three Agatha Awards. Her short stories have also won numerous accolades. Pickard has been a national board member of the Mystery Writers of America and the president of Sisters in Crime, and she is a member of PEN America. She lives in Merriam, Kansas.

The late Virginia Rich is the author of three previous Eugenia Potter mysteries, and, with Nancy Pickard, of The 27-Ingredient Chili con Carne Murders. Like her heroine, Mrs. Rich lived on a cattle ranch in Arizona and also had a cottage off the coast of Maine.

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