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Fatal Legacy by Hazel Holt

Fatal Legacy (1999)

by Hazel Holt

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Fatal Legacy by Hazel Holt (1999)



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This book's plot was perhaps suggested by Holt's own experiences as Barbara Pym's literary executor. I hope she didn't find herself in as much hot water as Sheila Malory in this book! Interesting insights into what being a literary executor is like, and decent plot.
  auntieknickers | Apr 3, 2013 |
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Let's choose executors, and talk of wills. . .
--Richard II
For Ruth and Gerry, who also live with cats
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"I really think you ought to go, Ma," Michael said.
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aka Mrs Malory and the Fatal Legacy
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0451200020, Mass Market Paperback)

Sheila Malory returns, this time as executor to the estate of a late, bestselling novelist. And what Malory reads into the death is a crime.

Praise for the Mrs. Malory series:
"A delight...warm, vivid descriptions."--Time Out

"Highly entertaining...diverting, unexpected twists."--Booklist

"This series is The Very Model Of The Modern Mystery Cozy."--Publishers Weekly

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:09:20 -0400)

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Sheila Malory must act as literary executor when her friend, a Bestselling novelist, dies suddenly. But in her attempt to keep her friend's work alive, she discovers the means and motives for murder.

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