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A bride's guide to marriage and murder  Cover Image Large Print Book Large Print Book

A bride's guide to marriage and murder / Dianne Freeman.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781638085249
  • ISBN: 1638085242
  • Physical Description: 397 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Regular print version previously published by Kensington Publishing Corp.
Includes author's note with background information.
Summary, etc.:
"On the eve of her marriage to George Hazelton, Frances has a great deal more on her mind than flowers and seating arrangements. The Connors and the Bainbridges, two families of American robber barons, have taken up residence in London, and their bitter rivalry is spilling over into the highest social circles. At the request of her brother, Alonzo, who is quite taken with Miss Madeline Connor, Frances has invited the Connor family to her wedding. Meanwhile, Frances's mother has invited Mr. Bainbridge, and Frances fears the wedding may end up being newspaper-worthy for all the wrong reasons. On the day itself, Frances is relieved to note that Madeline's father is not among the guests assembled at the church. The reason for his absence, however, turns out to be most unfortunate: Mr. Connor is found murdered in his home. More shocking still, Alonzo is caught at the scene, holding the murder weapon. Powerful and ruthless, Connor appears to have amassed a wealth of enemies alongside his fortune. Frances and George agree to put their wedding trip on hold to try and clear Alonzo's name. But there are secrets to sift through, not just in the Bainbridge and Connor families, but also in their own. And with a killer determined to evade discovery at any cost -- even if it means taking another life -- Frances's first days as a newlywed will be perilous indeed . . ."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Weddings > Fiction.
Aristocracy (Social class) > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Enemies > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Americans > England > Fiction.
Large type books.
London (England) > History > 19th century > Fiction.
London (England)
Genre: Cozy mysteries.
Historical fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

Available copies

  • 4 of 8 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.


  • 1 current hold with 8 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library New LP FM Freeman, Dianne (Text) 38262300002930 Adult Fiction Checked out 12/06/2022

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