Dove in the Window

Dove in the Window

Book - 1998
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Breezy, humorous dialogue of the first order... Quilt patterns provide a real and metaphorical background as a reader absorbs the names for different styles. -- Chicago Sun-TimesEarlene Fowler introduced Benni Harper, the ex-cowgirl of San Celina, whose talent for piecing together quilts is rivaled only by her talent for piecing together clues. Now Benni is sorting out a complicated patchwork of motives that marks someone very close to her as the possible murder suspect of a talented photographer. Once again, Earlene Fowler succeeds in presenting a mystery filled with puzzling twists, delightful atmosphere, and the wit that has made her a favorite among fans.Fowler has a keen eye...her characters come alive on the page. -- New TimesBrilliantly crafted romantic suspense...waiting to be devoured by the reader. -- The Mystery ZoneBenni Harper is bright, fresh -- and endearing. -- award-winner Carolyn G. HartLots of good quilt and folklore here...Love the characters. -- The Poisoned PenEngaging. -- Booklist
Publisher: New York :, Berkley Prime Crime,, 1998.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780425162996
Branch Call Number: M Fow
Characteristics: 290 pages ; 22 cm


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Dec 12, 2012

This series goes up and down for me. I love some of the books and some not so much! This book had its good and bad moments. Love the intro of the cousin.

samdog123 Jun 03, 2008

Try this mystery series featuring Benni Harper, cowgirl, quilter and museum curator. A nice, easy read, perfect for the cottage or to take away on vacation. The titles are from quilt patterns but the focus is on Benni and her husband, Gabe, the chief of police in their small California community. The first in the series is Fool's Puzzle.


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