Shadows on the Coast of Maine

Shadows on the Coast of Maine

An Antique Print Mystery

Book - 2004
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Maine. Antiques. August. That's all Maggie Summer requires for a guaranteed fun getaway. But there is an unexplained urgency behind the invitation from her former college roommate, Amy Douglas. The eighteenth-century house Amy and her husband Drew are restoring in tiny Madoc, Maine, is perfect -- or it will be, once Maggie supplies just the right antique prints. But Amy's type A personality is bordering on hysteria: could her desperation to get pregnant explain the sound of the crying infant that haunts her nights? Perhaps the hostile neighbors -- resentful of transplanted New Yorkers Amy and Drew -- have Amy on edge. But when the body of a missing teenaged girl turns up on their land, Maggie knows the threat is authentic. Now everyone, even Maggie's antiques-hunter friend Will Brewer, is cast in a suspicious light -- as she scratches beneath the surface of small-town New England life, and blows the dust off secrets hidden inside a grand Maine home for generations.
Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Pocket Books, [2004], c2003
ISBN: 9780743456210
0743456211
Branch Call Number: PB FIC Wait 3564
Characteristics: 324 p

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Aug 19, 2012

Just rediscovered this author after reading one of her books years ago. Glad I did!

This series has a woman antique print dealer trying to make her way and encountering mysterious deaths - not paranormal, just murder mystery stories. Good reads - lots of interesting stuff about prints and antique dealing. NOT fast paced but good if you like this type of book.

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