Buttons and Bones

Ferris, Monica (Large Print - 2011)
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"Times are tough lately, financially and personally, in Betsy Devonshire's life. Her. Crewel World needlework shop has been struggling, and she's feeling bad about not connecting with the daughter of her new boyfriend, Connor. So when the Larson family, who bought one of Betsy's cabins, invites her to come and help with renovations, she agrees to go. But their work comes to a chilling halt when they discover a human skeleton under the linoleum -- and evidence suggests that the dead man might have been a World War II German soldier" -- Cover verso.

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Needlework shop and part-time sleuth Betsy Devonshire finds a Nazi skeleton buried beneath the floorboards of an old cabin she is renovating and works to uncover a decades-old crime in this new mystery from the author of Blackwork. (mystery & detective).

Authors: Ferris, Monica
Statement of Responsibility: by Monica Ferris
Title: Buttons and bones
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2011
Characteristics: p. cm.
Subject Headings: Large type books Minnesota Fiction Prisoners of war Fiction Germans Minnesota Fiction World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons, American Fiction Dwellings Remodeling Fiction Women detectives Minnesota Fiction Needleworkers Fiction Devonshire, Betsy (Fictitious character) Fiction
Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Topical Term: Large type books
Prisoners of war
World War, 1939-1945
Women detectives
Devonshire, Betsy (Fictitious character)
LCCN: 2010051032
ISBN: 1410436195
Branch Call Number: LG-PRINT MYSTERY F
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Mar 23, 2012
  • Palomino rated this: 2.5 stars out of 5.

Fun, fluffy, forgettable. Comes with a needlepoint pattern in the back, I don't even know what it was supposed to be. The novel, however, is exactly what I wanted.

Mar 07, 2011
  • 22950009541673 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Enjoyable series. This one has WW II prisoners of war reaching to the present day. Interesting twist.


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