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Fiddling with Fate - (Chloe Ellefson Mystery) by Kathleen Ernst (Paperback)

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Praise for the Chloe Ellefson Series

Fiddling with Fate

"Fiddling with Fate is a riveting page-turner that culminates in a nail-biting ending...It's a masterpiece.--Maddy Hunter, Agatha Award finalist and author of the Passport to Peril mystery series

"[A] richly-detailed and multi-faceted mystery."--Patricia Skalka, winner of the Edna Ferber Fiction Book Award

The Lacemaker's Secret

"Allows the readers rare access to Wisconsin's old-country heritage in a very factual and picture-perfect manner."--Alan C. Pape, former restoration chief at Old World Wisconsin (1971-1983)

Mining for Justice

"Contrasts the difficult life of Wisconsin's Cornish miners with the heroine's burgeoning romance, highlighting both her researching skills and her unusual feel for the past."--Kirkus Reviews

A Memory of Muskets

"Provides a new perspective on the Civil War woven together with a compelling mystery."--Kirkus Reviews

"Extremely well-written."--Suspense Magazine

"Kathleen Ernst knows how to spin a tale, weave an intricate plot, and hide clues in the embroidery."--Kathy Lynn Emerson, Agatha Award-winning author

Death on the Prairie

"Ernst does an exceptional job of sharing the kinds of character details that cozy readers relish."--Booklist

"A real treat for Little House fans."--Kirkus Reviews

"A delightful tale of intrigue that interweaves facts about Laura Ingalls Wilder's life with fan folklore and murder."--Linda Halpin, author of Quilting with Laura

"A super read that sparks the imagination."--Suspense Magazine

"As superbly pieced together as a blue-ribbon quilt."--Molly MacRae, Lovey Award-winning author

"Suspense, intrigue, trafficking in stolen artifacts, blackmail, murder: they're all here."--John E. Miller, author of Becoming Laura Ingalls Wilder

Tradition of Deceit

"Ernst keeps getting better with each entry in this fascinating series."--Library Journal

"Everybody has secrets in this action-filled cozy."--Publishers Weekly

"All in all, a very enjoyable reading experience."--Mystery Scene

"A page-turner with a clever surprise ending."--G.M. Malliet, Agatha Award-winning author

"A plush journey into cultural time and place."--Jill Florence Lackey, PhD, author of Milwaukee's Old South Side

Heritage of Darkness

"Provides a little mystery, a little romance, and a little more information about Norwegian folk art and tales."--Kirkus Reviews

The Light Keeper's Legacy

"A fresh and compelling read."--Jane Kirkpatrick, New York Times bestselling author

"Chloe's third combines a good mystery with some interesting historical information on a niche subject."--Kirkus Reviews

"Builds up two mystery cases and cleverly weaves them back together."--Library Journal

"The multiple plots move easily across the intertwined past and present."--Booklist Online

"The mystery elements of this book are very good."--Mystery Scene

The Heirloom Murders

"Chloe is an appealing character, and Ernst's depiction of work at a living museum lends authenticity and a sense of place to the involving plot."--St. Paul Pioneer Press

"Greed, passion, skill, and luck all figure in this surprise-filled outing."--Publishers Weekly

"A very satisfying read."--Mystery Reader

"Entertainment and edification."--Mystery Scene

Old World Murder

"[S]trongest in its charming local color and genuine love for Wisconsin's rolling hills, pastures, and woodlands."--New York Journal of Books

"Clever plot twists and credible characters make this a far from humdrum cozy."--Publishers Weekly

"Rolls out nicely for readers who like a cozy with a dab of antique lore."--Library Journal

"Museum masterpiece."--Rosebud Book Reviews

"A real find...5 stars."--Once Upon a Romance

"[An] engaging story."--Booklist

"A wonderfully-woven tale."--Sandi Ault, Mary Higgins Clark Award-winning author

"Propulsive and superbly written."--Julia Spencer-Fleming, Anthony and Agatha Award-winning author

Number of Pages: 360
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Series Title: Chloe Ellefson Mystery
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Midnight Ink
Book theme: Women Sleuths
Author: Kathleen Ernst
Language: English
Street Date: September 8, 2019
TCIN: 77823425
UPC: 9780738760902
Item Number (DPCI): 247-14-8646
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