Miss Julia Lays Down the Law

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ISBN: 9780698157996
Release Date: 2015-04-07
Number of pages: 320
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Lays Down the Law in PDF and EPUB It’s up to Miss Julia to sort out the murder of a hoity-toity newcomer in the latest addition to the New York Times bestselling series. Look out for the newest in the series, Miss Julia Weathers the Storm, coming from Viking in April 2017. Miss Julia fans both new and old will be especially keen to get their hands on the sixteenth in the series, Miss Julia Lays Down the Law, guaranteed to be the steel magnolia’s most exciting adventure yet. It’s November and Miss Julia is looking forward to some quiet time before the holidays. That is until snobby Connie Clayborn and her rich husband move to town. At first, Miss Julia and the other ladies are pleased to be invited over for coffee, but the afternoon turns into a slap in the face when their hostess spouts nonstop criticism about Abbotsville. Why, how dare she? Days later, Miss Julia decides to confront Connie woman to woman, but when she arrives, Connie is lying on the kitchen floor—lifeless in a pool of blood. Who could have done this? Miss Julia will need to find out fast—particularly because her fingerprints are now all over the crime scene. . . . From the Trade Paperback edition.


Miss Julia Lays Down the Law

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ISBN: 9780143107927
Release Date: 2016-03-29
Number of pages: 320
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Lays Down the Law in PDF and EPUB It's up to Miss Julia to sort out the murder of a hoity-toity newcomer in the latest addition to the New York Times bestselling series. Look out for the newest in the series, Miss Julia Weathers the Storm, coming from Viking in April 2017. Miss Julia fans both new and old will be especially keen to get their hands on the sixteenth in the series, Miss Julia Lays Down the Law, guaranteed to be the steel magnolia's most exciting adventure yet. It's November and Miss Julia is looking forward to some quiet time before the holidays. That is until snobby Connie Clayborn and her rich husband move to town. At first, Miss Julia and the other ladies are pleased to be invited over for coffee, but the afternoon turns into a slap in the face when their hostess spouts nonstop criticism about Abbotsville. Why, how dare she? Days later, Miss Julia decides to confront Connie woman to woman, but when she arrives, Connie is lying on the kitchen floor--lifeless in a pool of blood. Who could have done this? Miss Julia will need to find out fast--particularly because her fingerprints are now all over the crime scene. . . .


Miss Julia Inherits a Mess

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ISBN: 9780698158009
Release Date: 2016-04-05
Number of pages: 320
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Inherits a Mess in PDF and EPUB In the this entry in Ann B. Ross's New York Times bestselling series, Miss Julia finds herself an executrix on a desperate hunt for a valuable antique so she can honor her friend's last wishes. Don't miss her newest, Miss Julia Weathers The Storm, coming April 2017 from Viking. When Miss Julia hears that Miss Mattie Freeman has taken a fall and is in the hospital, she wishes she'd spent more time getting to know the woman--and not just because she's last to hear about the accident! So when the tumble proves fatal, the last thing Miss Julia expects is a phone call from Ernest Sitton, Attorney at Law. Suddenly Miss Julia finds herself the executrix of Miss Mattie's estate, and from what Ernest has to say, Miss Mattie's coffers weren't exactly full. Determined to find something of value for Miss Mattie's beneficiaries, Miss Julia is faced with a room full of clutter that's now hers to disperse. With the lovelorn caretaker Etta Mae Wiggins working overtime, her good friend Mildred Allen on bed rest, and Helen Stroud cataloging Miss Mattie's furniture, Miss Julia soon realizes she's got a blue-million things to do to honor her friend's last wishes. Thank goodness for Miss Mattie's handsome young neighbor, Nate Wheeler, who's ever ready to help out, and of course for Sam, who's always willing to lend an ear. But when a young man claiming to be Miss Mattie's great-nephew turns up, demanding to live in her apartment while he writes a family history, Miss Julia will find herself closer to Mattie Freeman and her mysterious family than ever before. In this seventeenth installment in the Miss Julia series, Ann B. Ross delivers another hilarious and big-hearted novel celebrating the South's favorite steel magnolia and the unforgettable residents of Abottsville. From the Trade Paperback edition.


Miss Julia Weathers the Storm

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ISBN: 9780735220492
Release Date: 2017-04-04
Number of pages: 288
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Weathers the Storm in PDF and EPUB In the latest installment of Ann B. Ross's New York Times bestselling series, Miss Julia takes a trip to the beach, only to confront a hurricane roiling off the coast--and all the trouble it washes ashore Miss Julia's sweet and generous husband, Sam, has decided to take a big group trip to the beach, inviting family and friends. While Miss Julia prepares for the big trip, her longtime friend LuAnne comes to her with a horrifying discovery--her husband may be cheating on her. Julia invites LuAnne along to the beach to get away and clear her head--and to keep from doing anything rash. Everyone settles into the rental house and six-year-old Latisha, their beloved housekeeper Lillian's great-grandaughter, is having a blast searching for seashells when she discovers some much more valuable treasures that have washed up from a strong storm off the coast. As the storm nears, the crew packs up to head back to Abbotsville, and it appears that the three strangers they met on the beach--who seemed a bit too interested in little Latisha's treasures--have followed them back to their sleepy town. In Miss Julia Weathers the Storm, another highly entertaining and delightful installment in the series by Ann B. Ross, Miss Julia must rely on her quick wit and strong will to protect Latisha, get to the bottom of LuAnne's predicament, and once again save the day.


The Pilgrimage

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ISBN: UCAL:B4358690
Release Date: 1987-01-01
Number of pages: 358
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: MacMillan Publishing Company

Download and read online The Pilgrimage in PDF and EPUB Despite the loss of their parents, Jessie, seventeen, and her sister, Emma, twelve, who disguises herself as a boy, continue their journey along the Oregon Trail in hopes of reforming the Indians


Miss Julia s Marvelous Makeover

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ISBN: 9780143127192
Release Date: 2015-03-31
Number of pages: 304
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia s Marvelous Makeover in PDF and EPUB "Yes, Miss Julia is back, and I, for one, am one happy camper." --J. A. Jance In the 15th installment of Ann B. Ross's bestselling series, Miss Julia must teach her cousin's granddaughter some manners--and remake a political campaign. Don't miss the newest, Miss Julia Weathers The Storm, coming April 2017 from Viking. Miss Julia's adoring fans sent this novel straight to the New York Times hardcover bestseller list. But everyone's favorite steel magnolia isn't one to rest on her laurels. It's summer in Abbotsville, and Miss Julia's cousin Elsie calls in an old family debt, asking Miss Julia to teach her granddaughter how to be a lady. When the rude and unkempt Trixie arrives, it's clear Miss Julia has her work cut out for her. Meanwhile, Sam's campaign for state senate is in trouble. Miss Julia enlists Lillian, Latisha, Lloyd, and Hazel Marie to whip Trixie and the campaign into shape!


Etta Mae s Worst Bad Luck Day

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ISBN: 9780143127376
Release Date: 2015-07-07
Number of pages: 320
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Etta Mae s Worst Bad Luck Day in PDF and EPUB Frustrated with her life in the trailer park, Etta Mae Wiggins dreams of something better, but her ambition to marry a wealthy elderly man is challenged by the man's scheming children, her ex's underworld enemies, and her former flame Bobby Lee.


Miss Julia Takes Over

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ISBN: 0142000892
Release Date: 2002-04
Number of pages: 317
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Takes Over in PDF and EPUB Hazel Marie Puckett and her 19-year-old son, Little Lloyd, show up in Miss Julia's orderly world. Then, when Hazel Marie fails to return from a dinner date, Miss Julia hires J. D. Pickens to investigate.


Miss Julia Renews Her Vows

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ISBN: 110119006X
Release Date: 2010-04-06
Number of pages: 352
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Renews Her Vows in PDF and EPUB "Start with the first book and read straight on through...[or] grab the latest and devour it as a stand-alone." -Charleston City Paper) Every one loves the irrepressible Miss Julia. Her latest triumph is getting Hazel Marie and J. D. Pickens to the altar before it becomes too obvious that they're expecting twins! But why has Sam agreed that he and Julia will attend the odious Dr. Fowler's marital enrichment sessions? Could Sam feel their flames need fanning? Meanwhile, this lady of a certain age must spring Etta Mae from jail when she's wrongly accused of attacking Francie Pitts. With a fragrant felon to be caught- plus a wedding, babies, and a heaping dose of mischief-it's fortunate for all that Miss Julia's on the case. Look out for Ann Ross's newest, Miss Julia Weathers The Storm, coming April 2017 from Viking.


Miss Julia s Gift

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ISBN: 9781101633694
Release Date: 2013-01-29
Number of pages: 48
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia s Gift in PDF and EPUB From the New York Times bestselling author, comes a delightful story in which Miss Julia discovers the joy of giving and receiving gifts—and just in time for Valentine’s Day! Featuring the beloved stars of the Miss Julia novels—Luanne, Lillian, Hazel Marie, and of course, Miss Julia herself—Miss Julia's Gift is a funny and moving meditation on love, marriage, and the purpose of gift-giving. Miss Julia finds herself reminiscing about her first year of marriage to Sam Murdoch. Everything seemed perfect—alarmingly so. Miss Julia feared that Sam would morph from a sweet and loveable man into a replica of her loathsome first husband, the boring and deceitful Wesley Lloyd Springer. Even Sam's adorable habit of giving her gifts for all holidays and occasions—no matter how minor—caused Miss Julia anxiety. When will the other shoe drop, she wondered? After some soul-searching and valuable advice from her friends, Miss Julia comes to understand that Sam is nothing like Wesley—and never will be. Then, just in time for Valentine's Day, she thinks up the perfect romantic gift for her husband and realizes which gift she values most of all.


Fast Falls the Night

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ISBN: 9781250098368
Release Date: 2017-08-22
Number of pages: 368
Author: Julia Keller
Publisher: Minotaur Books

Download and read online Fast Falls the Night in PDF and EPUB Based on a real-life event, Pulitzer Prize-winner Julia Keller’s latest Bell Elkins novel Fast Falls the Night takes place in a single 24-hour period, unfurling against the backdrop of a shattering personal revelation that will change Bell’s life forever. The first drug overdose comes just after midnight, when a young woman dies on the dirty floor of a gas station bathroom. To the people of the small town of Acker’s Gap, West Virginia, it is just another tragedy. It is sad—but these days, depressingly familiar. But then there is another overdose. And another. And another. Prosecutor Bell Elkins soon realizes that her Appalachian hometown is facing its starkest challenge yet: a day of constant heroin overdoses from a batch tainted with a lethal tranquilizer. While the clock ticks and the bodies fall, Bell and her colleagues desperately track the source of the deadly drug—and engage in fierce debates over the wisdom of expending precious resources to save the lives of self-destructive addicts.


Miss Julia Stands Her Ground

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ISBN: 9781101201305
Release Date: 2006-04-06
Number of pages: 320
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Stands Her Ground in PDF and EPUB The feisty Miss Julia returns to set things right in her seventh hilarious adventure. Don't miss Ann Ross's latest, Miss Julia Weathers The Storm, coming April 2017 from Viking. Miss Julia has charmed and captivated fans of humorous Southern tales through six rollicking novels, and now, in Miss Julia Stands Her Ground, she faces her most daunting challenge yet. Hazel Marie’s troublemaking uncle, Brother Vernon Puckett, has just swept into town and questioned Little Lloyd’s paternity. Suddenly Miss Julia’s late husband’s estate is up for grabs, and it’s up to her to prove that the boy’s claim is legitimate. In another hilarious and heartwarming caper, Ann B. Ross proves that a little spunk and Southern charm go a long way. From the Trade Paperback edition.


Miss Julia Throws a Wedding

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ISBN: 0142002712
Release Date: 2003
Number of pages: 336
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Throws a Wedding in PDF and EPUB Now in paperback, the feisty Southern heroine returns to transform a quiet elopement into an event her town will never forget.


Be Frank with Me

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ISBN: 9781782399193
Release Date: 2016-02-02
Number of pages: 123
Author: Julia Claiborne Johnson
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

Download and read online Be Frank with Me in PDF and EPUB For some boys fitting in means standing out Meet Frank - he isn't like other kids. Intrepid explorer, sartorial connoisseur; he's as strange as he is brilliant. But Frank discovers the hard way that people don't like brilliant and they hate strange. What Frank longs for - aside from a father - is a friend. Meet Mimi - a reclusive literary legend and mother to Frank. Mimi has been holed up in her Bel Air mansion for years, keeping her secrets and hiding Frank from a cruel world. Until Alice. Meet Alice - the level-headed young woman charged with looking after Mimi's unusual son. In so doing, Alice discovers what it really means to love someone. And she finds a part of herself she never knew was missing. Funny, poignant and unforgettable, this novel - like Frank - is a one-off creation you'll fall in love with.


Miss Julia Strikes Back

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ISBN: 0670038415
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 339
Author: Ann B. Ross
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Miss Julia Strikes Back in PDF and EPUB Miss Julia discovers that her Princess Diana ring replica and other jewelry pieces have been stolen, and she packs up Little Lloyd, Etta Mae Wiggins, and an inebriated private investigator in order to catch the thieves in Palm Beach.