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Ragged Chain

A Sumach Mystery

by (author) Vivan Meyer

Three O'Clock Press
Initial publish date
Oct 2009
Women Sleuths
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    Publish Date
    Oct 2009
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When fledgling private investigator Abby Faria heads to Peregrine Island in BC's magnificent Desolation Sound for a well-deserved vacation break, she finds herself in the midst of another investigation when logging company magnate Jack Armstrong is found murdered. Abby's nosing around in the eco-politics of the island soon brings her into the midst of a whole cast of curious locals with both motive and opportunity to murder the unpopular Armstrong.Abby's penchant for mixing it up with questionable characters and ignoring legal niceties in the process soon gets her into more trouble than she bargained for...

About the author

Vivian Meyer is an enviro-political activist who works in an alternative school in downtown Toronto during the school year and spends summers living on Quadra Island BC. Her previous books include Bottom Bracket, the first in her series of Abby Faria mysteries. She is currently working on the third Abby Faria book, to be set in Toronto's Kensington Market and Little Italy.

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