A Little Class of Murder Author:Carolyn G. Hart Who should teach Chastain Community College's new course on the "Three Great Ladies of Mystery"-Agatha Christie, Dorothy Sayers, and Mary Roberts Rinehart? Who else but Annie Laurance! The proprietor of the Death on Demand mystery bookshop and part-time sleuth is perfect for the job. But Chastain Community College is not the ivory tower Annie... more » imagines. When an ugly article in the school newspaper drives a colleague to suicide, Annie suspects that something truly evil lurks within the hallowed halls. And when bomb making and murder become the favored extracurricular activities, she does more than lecture on the three great ladies of mystery-she puts their methods of sleuthing to work with unexpected results.
Annie, her husband Max, and her loyal Death on Demand customers (the delightfully dotty trio of Miss Dora, Henny, and Laurel) seem to get as much pleasure from trying to one-up each other as they do from solving murders. Which, of course, doubles the reader's fun.« less