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Out on a Limb by  Joan Hess - Hardcover - Book Club Edition - 2002 - from Hammonds Books  and

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Out on a Limb

by Hess, Joan

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

St Martin's Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2002. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. 0312266804 . 1.07 x 9.46 x 6.48 Inches; 304 pages; Book Club Edition Farberville, Arkansas is up in arms when the local Green party protests the planned removal of a copse of trees by having retired school teacher Miss Emily Parchester camp in one of the trees, chained to it by the ankle. At the same time, a baby is left on the doorstep of local bookseller Claire Malloy. While trying to track down the mother, Claire tries to avoid alerting the local gossips or the authorities, but shes too late. By the time she finds her, the babys mother has been arrested for the murder of her own fatherthe developer at the center of the controversy surrounding the trees. Now, the only way to rescue the babys motherand get poor Miss Emily down from the treeis for Claire to find out who really killed the developer. .
  • Seller: Hammonds Books US (US)
  • Seller Inventory #: 88060
  • Title: Out on a Limb
  • Author: Hess, Joan
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
  • Edition: Book Club Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0312266804
  • ISBN 13: 9780312266806
  • Publisher: St Martin's Press
  • Place: New York, New York, U.s.a.
  • Date published: 2002
  • Keywords: 0312266804


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