Carmela Bertrand knows that Halloween in New Orleans means a week of rabble-rousing, costumed crazinessaand she canat wait to get the party started. But when a local antiques dealer turns up dead, Carmela suddenly finds herself in a real-life danse macabreab An eveningas work deciding on the class schedule for her scrapbooking shop has put Carmela in the mood to kick up her heels. But after some strange noises draw her into Oddities, the neighboring antiques shop, Carmelaas night is abruptly put on hold when a bloody body falls out of a curio cabinetaand into her arms. While shop owner Marcus Joubert was known for being an eccentric with a penchant for eclectic merchandise, Carmela never thought he was the kind of man who could inspire the passion required to kill. But when Marcusas assistantaand fiancAceaMavis reveals that a priceless death mask was also stolen, it becomes clear that murder wasnat the culpritas sole intention. Carmela canat resist the urge to investigate the growing mystery, but as the list of suspects increases, she realizes itall take every trick in the book to unmask the killer thief before thereas another night of murderous mischiefabIf you have tokens, poker chips, or small pieces from old board games (Monopoly or Scrabble, anyone?) they can be reworked in lots of different ways. Drill your Scrabble lettersand use jump rings to create a necklace. Or drill a poker chip toanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2014-10-07|