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Also by Susan Wittig Albert:

Queen Anne's Lace, April 2018
Hardcover
The Last Chance Olive Ranch, March 2018
Mass Market Paperback
The Last Chance Olive Ranch, April 2017
Hardcover
Blood Orange, April 2017
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
The General's Women, March 2017
Paperback
Bittersweet, April 2016
Paperback
Blood Orange, April 2016
Hardcover
Loving Eleanor, February 2016
Paperback
The Darling Dahlias And The Eleven O'clock Lady, September 2015
Hardcover
The Darling Dahlias and the Silver Dollar Bush, September 2015
Paperback (reprint)
Death Come Quickly, April 2015
Paperback
Bittersweet, April 2015
Hardcover
The Darling Dahlias and the Silver Dollar Bush, September 2014
Hardcover
The Darling Dahlias And The Texas Star, September 2014
Paperback
Death Come Quickly, April 2014
Hardcover
Widow's Tears, April 2014
Paperback
A Wilder Rose, October 2013
Trade Size
The Darling Dahlias And The Texas Star, September 2013
Hardcover
Widow's Tears, April 2013
Hardcover
The Tale Of Castle Cottage, October 2012
Paperback (reprint)
The Darling Dahlias And The Confederate Rose, September 2012
Hardcover
The Darling Dahlias And The Naked Ladies, July 2012
Paperback (reprint)
Mourning Gloria, April 2012
Mass Market Paperback (reprint)
Cat's Claw, March 2012
Hardcover
The Tale Of Castle Cottage, September 2011
Hardcover
The Darling Dahlias And The Naked Ladies, July 2011
Hardcover
Mourning Gloria, April 2011
Hardcover
Holly Blues, April 2011
Paperback
The Tale of Oat Cake Crag, September 2010
Hardcover
The Darling Dahlias And The Cucumber Tree, July 2010
Hardcover
Wormwood, April 2010
Paperback (reprint)
Holly Blues, April 2010
Hardcover
The Tale Of Applebeck Orchard, September 2009
Hardcover
Wormwood, April 2009
Hardcover
The Tale of Briar Bank, October 2008
Hardcover
Nightshade, April 2008
Hardcover
The Tale of Hawthorn House: The Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter, September 2007
Hardcover
Spanish Dagger, April 2007
Hardcover
Bleeding Hearts, April 2007
Paperback (reprint)
The Tale of Cockoo Brow Wood, February 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Tale of Cuckoo Brow Wood, June 2006
Hardcover
Dead Man's Bones, April 2005
Hardcover
A Dilly Of A Death, October 2004
Hardcover
Indigo Dying, January 2004
Paperback (reprint)
An Unthymely Death, June 2003
Trade Size (reprint)
Bloodroot, June 2003
Paperback (reprint)
Mistletoe Man, October 2001
Paperback (reprint)
Lavender Lies, October 2000
Paperback (reprint)
Chile Death, October 1999
Paperback (reprint)
Love Lies Bleeding, November 1998
Paperback (reprint)
Rueful Death, August 1997
Paperback
Rosemary Remembered, August 1996
Paperback (reprint)
Hangman's Root, August 1995
Paperback (reprint)
Witchesí Bane, September 1994
Paperback (reprint)
Thyme Of Death, March 1994
Paperback (reprint)

Queen Anne's Lace
Susan Wittig Albert

A present day ghost leads China Bayles to a secret from Pecan Springs's past in this haunting mystery from New York Times bestselling author Susan Wittig Albert.

China Bayles #26
Berkley
April 2018
On Sale: April 3, 2018
304 pages
ISBN: 0425280055
EAN: 9780425280058
Kindle: B073Z29PG7
Hardcover / e-Book
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Mystery Amateur Sleuth | Mystery Woman Sleuth | Mystery Cozy

While helping Ruby Wilcox clean up the loft above their shops, China comes upon a box of antique handcrafted lace and old photographs. Following the discovery, she hears a woman humming an old Scottish ballad and smells the delicate scent of lavender....

Soon, strange happenings start to occur in Thyme and Seasons: misplaced items, a ringing bell, and the appearance of lavender sprigs in odd places. When a customer mentions seeing a mysterious woman picking flowers nearby and then suddenly disappearing, China must finally admit what Ruby has always known--their building is haunted. But by whom?

As China investigates, the tragic story of a woman in one of the old photographs unfolds. Annie Laurie was a young widow who'd lost both her husband and her child in the same day. She manages to survive through her lace-making business and finds happiness again only to have a suspicious death overshadow her new life.

China delves into Annie's century-old mystery and realizes that solving it could have unimaginable repercussions in the here and now.

China Bayles

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