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By Shirley Damsgaard

ISBN-10: 0060793538

ISBN-13: 9780060793531

Ophelia Jensen's strong witch granny Abigail revels in her paranormal powers. yet Ophelia by no means requested for her bothersome psychic skills -- in particular considering that they proved valueless while the thirty-something librarian's ally Brian used to be murdered via a still-unknown assailant.

Now, 5 years later, one other buddy is long gone, killed in nearly exact type. Even pricey outdated Abby isn't secure, distracted as she is by means of her struggle to avoid a huge, mega-polluting pig-farming operation from invading their small Iowa city. And Ophelia can't expect her snarling, scoffing nemesis, police detective Henry Comacho, to get the task performed, so she'll need to take concerns into her personal palms. simply because a standard thread to the crimes -- and a potential subsequent sufferer -- is all at once changing into troublingly obvious . . . and it's Ophelia Jensen herself!

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Est-ce pas?? He had a pronounced Flemish accent. His strongly marked features, his pale eyes, his long arms and his way of moving recalled those Belgian racing cyclists whom one sees being interviewed after an event. The noise of the crane unloading sand could be heard even more loudly here. Your name is Josef Van Houtte?? Maigret asked, after glancing at a piece of paper. Jef Van Houtte, yes, monsieur.? Are you the owner of this boat?? m the owner of it, monsieur, who else could be?? A good smell of cooking rose from the cabin, and at the foot of the stairs, which were covered with floral-patterned linoleum, a very young woman could be seen coming and going.

There followed the sound of kisses. Now she spoke to Maigret. I was sure I knew the name. Did you understand? Her father died shortly before the marriage?? And the mother?? he enquired. She looked at him sharply, wondering whether he was speaking ironically. t know. He stayed with her for one year more and then all of a sudden he disappeared? Does it interest you?? Everything interests me,? he sighed, getting up from his armchair to fetch a fresh pipe from the rack. ll involve a journey to Mulhouse??

Maigret asked the three down-and-outs. They shook their heads, still ill at ease. Suppose we went to see the skipper of the Poitou?? suggested the Deputy Public Prosecutor, who felt uncomfortable in these surroundings. The man was expecting them. He was very unlike the Fleming. He, too, had his wife and children on board, but the barge did not belong to him and it almost always did the same journey, between the sandpits of the upper Seine and Paris. His name was Justin Goulet; he was forty-five.

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