Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover. Error rating book. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Details if other :. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. When a body is discovered in her school grounds, headmistress Laura Jessop turns detective. As the investigation proceeds, Laura discovers many secrets and realises that everyone has something to hide.
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I have always enjoyed a good who-dunnit, and why-dunnit mystery and Under Mary's Oak will keep you guessing to the end. I think part of the appeal is the writing, which has a decidedly English feel Fans of Agatha Christie and Mary Roberts Rinehart will enjoy this modern cozy mystery set in an all-girls' school in Newcastle, UK. I think part of the appeal is the writing, which has a decidedly English feel to it and the setting--it's so British with a small village feel and Ms. Nursing Research , 38 , — Brooten , D.
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