Merlot Murders

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Product Details

Price
$19.99
Publisher
Scribner Book Company
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.5 X 8.3 X 0.9 inches | 0.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781501188435

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About the Author

Ellen Crosby is the author of Multiple Exposure, the first book in a series featuring photojournalist Sophie Medina. She has also written six books in the Virginia wine country mystery series. A former freelance reporter for The Washington Post, Moscow correspondent for ABC Radio News, and an economist at the US Senate, Crosby lives in Virginia with her family. Learn more about her at EllenCrosby.com.

Reviews

"A perfect choice for readers who love mystery with a touch of history."

-- Nancy Pickard, author of "The Virgin of Small Plains"


"Merlot, Malice, Murder and Mayhem: Ellen Crosby's debut novel is rich in history and evokes the mysterious world of Virginia viticulture that Thomas Jefferson could only dream of."

-- Katherine Neville, author of "The Eight"


"Like a favorite bottle of wine, "The Merlot Murders" has an elegant structure and complexity -- and a wonderful finish that will leave you wanting more."

-- Daniel Stashower, author of "Teller of Tales: The Life of Arthur Conan Doyle"


"A fast-paced, intriguing debut that holds interest from cover to cover."

-- "Kirkus Reviews" (starred review)


"An absorbing plot, rich with details on the wine industry, and an evocative sense of the lush Virginian countryside."

-- Barbara Bibel, "Booklist"


"Merlot, Malice, Murder, and Mayhem: Ellen Crosby's U.S. debut novel is rich in history and evokes the mysterious world of Virginia viticulture that Thomas Jefferson could only dream of."

-- Katherine Neville, author of "The Eight"


"In this suspenseful, mesmerizing novel, Ellen Crosby reveals both the fascinating world of a small Virginia vineyard and the complex and troubled lives of the family who owns it. Highly recommended!"

-- Donna Andrews, author of "Owls Well That Ends Well"


"A great Merlot like a Chateau Petrus is a feast for your senses. A great mystery is a feast for your mind. Ellen Crosby skillfully combines both feasts in "The Merlot Murders." It's a story well told and shows an impressive knowledge of the wine world."

-- George Taber, author of "Judgment of Paris"


"A neat whodunit."

-- "The New York Times"


"A neat whodunit." -- The New York Times
"A neat whodunit." -- "The New York Times"
"Like a fine wine, full-bodied, complex and satisfying." -- Sun-Sentinel (South Florida)
"A neat whodunit." -- The New York Times
"A terrific kickoff to what promises to be a highly satisfying new series." -- Publishers Weekly