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A body to die for

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Grand Central Publishing
Pub. Date:
2003
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English
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In the follow-up to the bestselling If Looks Could Kill, magazine writer-turned-sleuth Bailey Weggins takes a spa vacation--and finds herself the target of a killer.
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seriesBailey Weggins Mystery
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subject_facetCrime writing -- Fiction
Health resorts -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
New England -- Fiction
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Women journalists -- Fiction
title_displayA body to die for
title_fullA Body to Die For
A body to die for / Kate White
title_shortA body to die for
topic_facetCrime writing
Fiction
Health resorts
Mystery
Women journalists