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By Jane Haddam

ISBN-10: 1480405779

ISBN-13: 9781480405776

Wintry weather is thawing, yet in a small-town convent there lurks an ice-cold killer

Her adolescence acquaintances sought after careers, yet Brigit Ann Reilly spent her adolescence looking ahead to her wedding—her marriage ceremony to God. while she ultimately will get to don the behavior, her new order sends her to Maryville, the place a former sister is poised to turn into Rome’s first Irish-American saint. Brigit has no time to fret approximately Vatican politics. She’s approximately to turn into a martyr herself.

Brigit is located useless within the basement of her neighborhood library, her corpse swarming with ten toxic water moccasins. whilst ex-FBI investigator Gregor Demarkian hears of her dying, he's questioned through issues: Water moccasins aren't local to upstate manhattan, and Brigit died of hemlock poisoning, no longer the snakes’ venom. As Maryville whips itself right into a pious frenzy looking for proof for its fatherland hero’s sainthood, Demarkian will try his personal miracle by way of discovering justice for the murdered younger nun.

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