"If by some cruel oversight you haven’t discovered Amanda Cross, you have an uncommon pleasure in store for you." THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW When Clare College’s resident eccentric Patrice Umphelby is found drowned in the campus lake, it’s called a suicide. But the college president grows suspicious and calls in noted professor/detective Kate Fansler to research the matter. Ingratiating herself with her academic colleagues to learn more about Patrice’s life, Kate digs up the evidence she needs to understand her death….
Amanda Cross is the pseudonymous author of the bestselling Kate Fansler mysteries. As Carolyn G. Heilbrun, she is the Avalon Foundation Professor in the Humanities Emerita at Columbia University. She has served as president of the Modern Language Association as well as… More about Amanda Cross
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Published by Ballantine Books Mar 01, 1995| 224 Pages| 5-1/2 x 8-1/2| ISBN 9780345467638