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    Miracle Juices: Over 40 Juices for a Healthy Life (Pyramids) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    Miracle Juices contains over 40 nutritious juices recommended to combat specific ailments such as asthma and high blood pressure. Quick and easy to prepare, each juice is guaranteed to boost health and vitality. With nutritional analysis for every recipe, detailing the vitamin, mineral and calorie content of your chosen beverage, you can be sure that each miracle juice is helping to maintain a balanced and healthy diet.

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    The Theban Mysteries (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    Literature Professor and amateur sleuth Kate Fansler is taking a well-earned sabbatical with her new husband, Reed. However, her martini filled evenings are soon interrupted by a desperate appeal from her former and beloved Theban School to cover classes on Antigone.Not wanting to deprive students from Antigone’s brilliance she rushes to New York, finding the Greek heroine’s subversive will mirrored in her students who are caught up in the rebellion of protests, sex, and drugs.All is fun and chaos until a dead body is discovered in the old school building, can Kate get to the bottom of this sinister literary allusion?Amanda Cross’ The Theban Mysteries will take you back to your school years and capture your attention till the very end.‘A mystery of classic proportions to challenge Kate Fansler, “an amateur detective in the finest tradition”’ New York Times

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    Poetic Justice (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    It’s New York City, 1970, and student riots have ravaged the university where Professor Kate Fansler teaches Victorian Literature to mature students. The survival of the University College is in doubt, especially as their President Jeremiah Cudlipp is determined to shut it down.In the midst of balancing dissertation proposals with the politics of academia, Kate is faced with insurmountable odds. But armed with a handful of rebellious colleagues, the poetry of W. H. Auden, and her new fiancé, she is not one to give up. Kate is willing to fight to the death for her college, but only a miracle – or perhaps a murder – can save their beloved institution . . .Littered with verses of Auden, Amanda Cross’ Poetic Justice is a passionate and gripping mystery.‘Kate Fansler is the most appealing detective since Lord Peter Wimsey . . . the treasure at the center of all Cross’s cerebral puzzles’ Newsweek

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    The James Joyce Murder (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    On the famous Joycean day of June 16th, Kate Fansler attends the annual Bloomsday celebration, kicking off the start to an idyllic and literary summer. But in the company of an exuberant young nephew and two graduate students, there is not much time for peace and quiet.The idyll is further shattered when an unpleasant next-door neighbour is found murdered. Although the murder appears to have no connection to the day’s celebrations, no one can shake the suspicion that James Joyce is somehow linked, not even unliterary police inspector Stratton.Kate is determined to find the solution to this extraordinary murder, even if she finds the culprit in her own home . . .Amanda Cross musters up an ingenious solution to an impossible scenario in this penetrating literary mystery, The James Joyce Murder.‘No one has a sharper eye than Amanda Cross’ Washington Post Book World

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    The Players Come Again (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    The 80s are coming to a close and Kate Fansler is using this time to tie up loose ends. Having completed a work of literary criticism – and vowing it will be her last – Kate enjoys lunch with editor Simon Pearlstine, indulging in her usual vodka martini.There is no rest for the wicked as he commissions her to write a biography of reclusive Gabrielle Foxx, the quiet wife of a famous modernist author. Kate discovers there is more to Gabrielle than meets the eye, and in order to trace the Foxx family’s complicated history she must track down three important women from Gabrielle’s past: Anne, Dorinda and Nellie.But the further Kate probes into Gabrielle’s history the darker the secrets she uncovers . . .Amanda Cross examines relationships and human nature in The Players Come Again, a thought-provoking novel about literature, feminism and ageing.‘I salute this latest work as being among the best she has written, if not the best’ Antonia Fraser

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    A Trap for Fools (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    Campus security found the body of Canfield Adams early on Sunday morning, seven stories below the open window of his office. To the police there is one easy assumption, but anyone who knew Canfield knows he would never have jumped. University officials ask literature Professor and amateur sleuth Kate Fanslar to investigate the death of their precious professor, and she find a myriad of people, both on and off campus, who could have pushed him. However, Kate suspects the university has an ulterior motive . . . . . . and she herself is not sure she wants to succeed, for the murderer may be someone she cares about, a student, a colleague, a friend?Taking its name from a Rudyard Kipling poem and littered with his verses throughout, A Trap for Fools is a novel about overcoming adversity, one of Amanda Cross’ latest and best mysteries.‘If by some cruel oversight you haven’t discovered Amanda Cross, you have an uncommon pleasure in store for you’ New York Times Book Review

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    The Question of Max (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    Once again, Kate Fansler tries to take a break from her full time career as a literature professor and amateur sleuth. She finds refuge in a rural retreat - the last place she thought her friend Max would come to visit.When he asks to be driven to the home of a recently deceased family friend Kate can't resist the opportunity to learn more about of one of her literary heroes, Cecily Hutchins. But what starts as a light-hearted trip to the coast of Maine, ends with Kate discovering a body on the rocky shore. A body of one of her students.Kate takes it upon herself to find out what really happened. Can her own presence at the scene just be a coincidence? And how much can she really trust Max?Amanda Cross probes into the shadowy past of Cecily Hutchings and her Bloomsbury-like literary circle in The Question of Max, a gripping whodunit from start to end.‘Fascinating complexities . . . humour along the way, and an unexpected shocker of a climax . . . a literate joy’ San Francisco Examiner

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    No Word From Winifred (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    Literature professor Kate Fansler is asked once again to turn her talents to private investigation when Winifred Ashby - honorary niece of Oxford scholar and novelist Charlotte Stanton - inexplicably disappears from her quiet farmhand life.Using Winifred’s journal and Charlotte’s novels as her only available sources, Kate must follow a convoluted trail through Oxford to Santa Cruz before finally untangling the secrets of Winifred’s past.But Kate's investigation reveals far more than she anticipated as sinister issues of illegitimacy and inheritance arise . . . Amanda Cross captivates us with strong women and astounding adventure in this gripping mystery, No Word from Winifred.‘Peopled with strong women . . . rich with ideas’ Publishers’ Weekly

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    In the Last Analysis (Kate Fansler) (English Edition) Door: Amanda Cross,

    When Janet Harrison asks her English Professor Kate Fansler to recommend a psychoanalyst, no one could have imagined that Janet’s body would be discovered on his couch two months later.Kate can’t believe that her old friend Emanuel Bauer could be a murderer, even though Janet was killed in his office using a knife from his kitchen. With help from a team of close companions she sets out to discover the truth, something the police seem happy to ignore.Could the killer be the advertising executive who had his appointment before Janet? Or the lecturer who attends the appointment afterwards? And what about the handsome doctor in the office across the hall?Amanda Cross’ tense, taut mystery In the Last Analysis will keep you enthralled and on the edge of your seat until the very last page.‘Amanda Cross delighted readers with Kate Fansler . . . the hero we’d been waiting all our lives for’ Sara Paretsky