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- DescriptionWinner of the Unhanged Arthur Award for Best Unpublished First Crime Novel, 2010 From country club to trailer park ...Swindled out of a fair divorce settlement, former socialite Bliss Moonbeam Cornwall works a number of part-time jobs to pay the rent on a rundown trailer and keep her motorcycle on the road. House cleaner, yoga teacher, library assistant, cemetery groundskeeper, drudge for her agoraphobic cousin - the work never ends. But Bliss still can't save eugh money for ather day in court. So, when her cousin offers her a generous fee to find a pollinating mate for his giant jungle plant, she agrees to help. How hard can it be? That's when she discovers that her neighbours, employers, and even her cousin are involved in a string of illegal activities - including grow-ops and suspicious deaths. Police Chief Neil Redfern's persistent scrutiny is interfering with her goal, and Bliss suspects he himself may be up to his badge in the crimes he's investigating. With one to back her up, Bliss must make a decision: she can give up on her dream, or she can start fighting dirty. Either way, she risks becoming ather murder victim.
- Author BiographyGloria Ferris is a former technical writer who now writes mysteries, both paranormal and humorous. Corpse Flower won the Unhanged Arthur Ellis Award in 2010, and her first novel, Cheat the Hangman (published 2011), won the 2012 Bony Blithe Award. Gloria lives in Guelph, Ontario.
- PrizesWinner of Arthur Ellis Awards: Unhanged Arthur for Best Unpublished First Crime Novel 2010.
- Author(s)Gloria Ferris
- PublisherDundurn Group Ltd
- Date of Publication14/12/2013
- SubjectCrime, Thriller & Adventure
- Place of PublicationToronto
- Country of PublicationCanada
- ImprintDundurn Group Ltd
- Content Note40
- Weight440 g
- Width127 mm
- Height203 mm
- Spine25 mm
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