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Whispers in the Dark: A Marti MacAlister Mystery
by Eleanor Taylor Bland

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    List Price: $12.95 (store prices may vary)
    Format: Paperback
    Classification: Fiction
    Page Count: 256
    ISBN13: 9780312307332
    Imprint: Minotaur Books
    Publisher: Minotaur Books
    Parent Company: Minotaur Books

    Book Description:


    A fine rain was falling as Detective Marti MacAlister made her way through the tall grass to the wooded area where the arm had been found. It was cool for early September, and the rain, little more than a mist, felt cold. Marti stared at the hand. The fingers were curled in a beckoning gesture.

    Eleanor Taylor Bland’s popular African-American heroine, homicide detective Marti MacAlister, and her partner are assigned a most unusual case-all that’s left of the unfortunate murder victim is an arm. Their investigation leads them into the exclusive and secretive history of the artistic community in Lincoln Prairie, Illinois.

    Meanwhile, Marti’s troubled best friend Sharon is slowly getting involved with a man who makes Sharon’s friends and family uneasy. When he spirits her away to the Bahamas, then lures her daughter down after them, Marti has no choice but to go to the islands on a dramatic rescue mission.

    Another captivating tale of danger and obsession from Eleanor Taylor Bland, Whispers in the Dark will keep fans and new readers alike in gripping suspense.

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