While directing a nativity pageant and herding the children participating in it, she finds a surprise in the manger: a live baby. The Falcon Always Wings Twice is a perfect new addition, full of laughter, adventure, and Andrews's wonderful cast of wacky characters. This gallery contains 33 photos. Their capers are a lighthearted joy to read. This is not what Meg had in mind when she agreed to help her brother move his staff to new offices. Why doesn’t the captain seem concerned? . 168 There's a problem loading this menu right now. Sharing My Love of Reading. Meg and her boyfriend arrive at the house only to discover that Meg's parents and siblings, along with their spouses are all there. She's blessed in so many ways. A note from the mother, attached to the baby girl’s clothes, says that it’s time for her father to take care of her—and implicates Meg’s brother, Rob, as the father. Now Meg must add another item to her already lengthy to do list: "Don't forget to solve the murder!". If you like... by author. The … Continue reading →. Search Result: Donna Andrews. But when nightfall comes, the toddler is still in residence and Karen isn't answering any phone calls. The nicest thing that can happen to you in the public library is to come across a new book by Donna Andrews. ), Revenge of the Wrought-Iron Flamingos (Meg Langslow Mysteries Book 3), ( Who wanted the writer dead? Books and Authors I Like. Select the department you want to search in. In Six Geese A-Slaying, Donna Andrews fans delivers another zany Meg Langslow mystery---this one filled with outrageous Christmas spirit…and mayhem. Follow to get new release updates and improved recommendations. Down in her small Virginia hometown, she's maid of honor at the nuptials of three loved ones--each of whom has dumped the planning in her capable hands. And while a DNA test can reveal whether there's any truth to the accusation, Rob's afraid the mere suspicion could derail his plan to propose to the woman he loves. Sign In. What could have been a romantic getaway slowly turns into disaster. And then there's the fruitless hunt for a place big enough for the couple to live together. I’ll read anything to do with animals so a vet as protagonist was attractive. Why does Meg's brother keep disappearing---is he merely trying to avoid babysitting, or is he involved in something more mysterious? Gwen Freeman. © WSIRN 2020, Made with ❤ in Tokyo & Bali. And are any of Meg's relatives reliable enough to be trusted with a two-year-old---especially a two-year-old whose whereabouts might be of interest to some very dangerous people? Is she on the run from the bad guys? And what about the magpie that has been bringing her family bits of tinsel and costume jewelry—does the bird’s latest gift hold a clue to solving the crime? Hardcover Meg decides she must find out what's happening, so the next morning, with Timmy in tow, she retraces her friend's footsteps---and begins to suspect that Karen's disappearance is tied to at least one serious crime. This gallery contains 23 photos. More exciting to Grandfather is the pair of rare falcons he discovers breeding at the fairgrounds. Home; About; Robert Taylor Actor ; Stephanie the Cat; Blog Archives ← Older posts. Skip to content. Of course, getting all the camels, pipers, leapers, and drummers in order is proving every bit as difficult as Meg feared it would be. When a murder takes place, Meg realizes that she and her boyfriend can no longer sit by a cozy fireplace, but must instead tramp around the muddy island to keep try and clear her father who is the chief suspect. Some even take up the cause of nursing an injured tern back to health.But things get even worse when a crew member announces to all that a woman has jumped overboard, leaving behind her shoes, shawl, and a note. , Lark! Something went wrong. But Meg's father thinks they should find out whether there was foul play while the prime suspects are all stuck on board. Except, of course, for the pink-painted flamingos she reluctantly made for her mother's best friend--she's hoping to deliver them secretly, so she won't get a reputation as "the blacksmith who makes those cute wrought-iron flamingos.". Was one of his friends, neighbors, or relatives greedy enough to murder him for the rumored treasure? Poor Meg Langslow. Books by Donna Andrews | Authors like Donna Andrews | What Should I Read Next?. New York Times bestselling author Donna Andrews returns with another Meg Langslow mystery written "firmly in the grand tradition of Agatha Christie's Christmas books" (Toronto Globe and Mail).The 28th book and the seventh Christmas mystery in the Meg Langslow series, The Gift of the Magpie is yet another wonderfully merry and funny book from New York Times bestselling author Donna Andrews. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. In an attempt to get away from her family, Meg and her boyfriend go to a tiny island off the coast of Maine. ), Murder Most Fowl: A Meg Langslow Mystery (Meg Langslow Mysteries Book 29). This is the fourth book in the Meg Langslow series, which features the intrepid Meg and her cast of oddball relatives. ), Murder With Peacocks (Meg Langslow Mysteries Book 1), ( When her old friend Karen drops by with two-year-old son Timmy, Meg Langslow reluctantly agrees to babysit "just for a little while." Meg has been volunteered to organize the parade, which is to proceed from her house to the local campus, where Santa will take up residence to hear the Christmas wishes of the town's children. To keep the stranded passengers calm, Meg’s family and friends band together to keep things organized and provide entertainment. The Gift of the Magpie: A Meg Langslow Mystery (Meg Langslow Mysteries Book 28), ( Fortunately, the more trouble Meg faces, the more fun the reader will have--and Meg faces plenty of trouble in this lighthearted and funny novel. 261 Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. But it seems this lady has offended one too many when she's found dead in suspicious circumstances, followed by a string of accidents--some fatal. Concerned for their well-being amid all the activity, he appoints himself their protector. , The Falcon Always Wings Twice: A Meg Langslow Mystery (Meg Langslow Mysteries Book 27), ( 162 Donna Andrews once again proves her skill as one of the funniest, most entertaining mystery authors around. He's been murdered for real. Even if Caerphilly is able to clear the roads in time, Chief Burke doesn't want the various suspects to scatter to half a dozen continents before he identifies the killer, so there's a very real possibility that none of them will make it home for Christmas . Remember that individual judgments of writing styles will differ among readers and that these suggestions are selective. The theme is "The Twelve Days of Christmas," and it features twelve drummers from the school marching band, eleven bagpipers, ten leaping lords costumed in medieval finery from the college drama department, etc. The 26th book and the sixth Christmas mystery in the Meg Lansglow series, Owl Be Home for Christmas is yet another wonderfully merry and funny book from New York Times bestselling author Donna Andrews.It's a few days before Christmas, and Meg's grandfather is hosting a scientific conference on owls at the Caerphilly Inn.