Spanish Dagger by Susan Wittig Albert

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Published by Penguin Group USA, Inc. in New York .

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ISBN 109781429529723, 9781429529754

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In Cat’s Claw, China’s friend Police Chief Sheila Dawson takes center local computer guru Larry Kirk is found dead, many are convinced it was suicide over his recent divorce. But Sheila has a hunch there’s more to this case than meets the eye - especially when.

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Spanish Dagger. New York: Berkley Prime Crime, Print. Spanish Dagger - Spanish Dagger audiobook, by Susan Wittig Albert In this 15th entry in the best-selling China Bayles series, our teashop owning heroine discovers a dead body while gathering herbs by the railroad tracks.

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Spanish Dagger. by Susan Wittig Albert. China Bayles Mystery (Book 16) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it */5. Spanish Dagger (Book): Albert, Susan Wittig: Between the herb shop, the catering business, and a weekend paper-making class, China Bayles has her work cut out for her.

Now China's half-brother is opening up old wounds, trying to investigate their father's supposedly accidental death, and her husband is taking on the case--meaning she's just bound to get involved.

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Yucca treculeana Yucca treculeana Carrière Spanish Dagger, Spanish Bayonet, Don Quixote's Lance, Palma Pita, Palma De Datil, Palmito Agavaceae (Century-Plant Family) Synonym(s): USDA Symbol: YUTR USDA Native Status: L48 Shrub or small tree with stem unbranched except near the top, and up to 10 or more feet tall.

In brushy and open areas. Leaves stiff, sharp pointed, up to 3 feet long by 3. Spanish Dagger (China Bayles Book 15) and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more. Books › Mystery, Thriller & Suspense › Mystery Share.

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Native peoples of the region used the tough leaves for fiber, the central stem for a strong soap/detergent, and they probably baked the. Spanish Dagger (Book): Albert, Susan Wittig: Between the herb shop, the catering business, and a weekend paper-making class, China Bayles has her work cut out for her.

And now China's half-brother is opening up old wounds, trying to investigate their father's supposedly accidental death, and her husband is taking on the case-meaning she's just bound to get involved. Nice Plant untill you Throw a Box into it and the Leaves them self go thure the box.

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Yucca aloifolia is an evergreen Tree growing to m (24ft 7in) at a slow rate. It is hardy to zone (UK) 8. It is in leaf all year, in flower from May to June, and the seeds ripen in September. The species is hermaphrodite (has both male and female organs).

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Yucca gloriosa Growing and Care Guide. Scientific Name: Yucca gloriosa Common Name: Spanish dagger Growing Zone. USA: 6 to 11 Life Cycle / Plant Type: Shrub Plant Details. Plant Height (Inches): 72 to Plant Spread (Inches): 72 to Time of Bloom: Spring and Summer Flower Details: White Leaf Foliage: Green Fruit.

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Synopsis: While gathering Spanish Dagger leaves for paper making, China and a friend discover the body of Ruby's boyfriend; of course, he's been murdered. This also raises the question of whether he was still an under-cover officer or involved in some sort of illegal activities/5(7).

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