Jessica Fletcher is a bestselling mystery writer who has a knack
for stumbling upon real-life mysteries in her various travels.
Donald Bain, Jessica Fletcher's longtime collaborator, is the writer of over eighty books, many of them bestsellers.
YA-- This novel is modeled after the television series ``Murder, She Wrote,'' using Jessica Fletcher as the main character and sleuth. The setting is England, where a leading mystery writer, Marjorie Ainsworth, has been murdered on the eve of the International Society of Mystery Writers convention. Jessica slowly unravels the clues to her friend's death and the questions about the authorship of her last book. Readers will enjoy this novel of familiar characters, the expected plot twists, and the satisfying ending. Some readers may wonder who the real author or ghost writer of this mystery is--Jessica Fletcher or Donald Bain.-- Susan Penny, St. Cecilia's School, Houston
Fletcher attends a writers' convention in London where she becomes a suspect in the stabbing death of a popular author. ``The mystery-writer heroine of TV's Murder, She Wrote here actually writes about a murder . . . a Jessica Fletcher puzzler sure to win new fans,'' PW predicted. (Nov.)