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Dressed for Death in Burgundy (French Village Mysteries, #2) In The Sequel To Love Death In Burgundy, Katherine Goff Is At Again When A Body Is Found In Place Of A Mannequin At The Local Museum Not Since My First Visit To Louise Penny S Three Pines, Have I Encountered A Beguiling Fictional World Than Susan Shea S Reigny Sur Cannes With An Engaging Cast, The Rare Realistic Depiction Of A Good, Modern Marriage, A Sideways Look At A Budding Mystery Writer, And A Real Head Scratcher Of A Murder Plot, Dressed For Death In Burgundy Is A Box Of Delights Catriona McPherson, Award Winning Author Of The Dandy Gilver SeriesAfter Finding Herself Mixed Up In A Murder Investigation The Previous Summer, Katherine Goff S Life Simply Has Not Been The Same Her Husband Has Been In The US Recording A New Album, The Burgundy Region Locals Are Finally Starting To See Her As A Real Neighbor, And Katherine Has Even Started Helping Out With Tourist Excursions It Seems She S Finally Found Her Place In The Small Community Of Reigny Sur Canne.But When Katherine Stumbles Across A Body In The Local Museum During A Tour, She Finds Herself Caught Up Once Again In A Whirlwind Of Gossip And Speculation When The Police Zero In On Her Friend Pippa As A Suspect, Pippa And Katherine Team Up To Find The Real Killer And Clear Her Name.However, The Clues They Discover, The The Real Killer Wants Them Off The Trail When Katherine And Pippa Start Receiving Threats, They Must Decide What They Are Afraid Of The Police Getting It Wrong, Or Possibly Becoming The Killer S Next Targets.Find Out What Happens Next In The Second Installment In The French Countryside Murder Mystery Series The New York Times Calls A Pleasant Getaway.

10 thoughts on “Dressed for Death in Burgundy (French Village Mysteries, #2)

  1. says:

    This is a cozy mystery that takes place in Burgundy, France.Katherine is an American living in Reigny sur Canne She offers to help out with tourist excursions in the area and, while giving a tour at a museum, she and the group she was guiding bump onto a death body From then on, Katherine and her friend Pippa must find out the murderer to avoid becoming the police s prime suspects or the murderer s next target.This was the second book in the series I had not read the first book and found myse This is a cozy mystery that takes place in Burgundy, France.Katherine is an American living in Reigny sur Canne She offers to help out with tourist excursions in the area and, while giving a tour at a museum, she and the group she was guiding bump onto a death body From then on, Katherine and her friend Pippa must find out the murderer to avoid becoming the police s prime suspects or the murderer s next target.This was the second book in the series I had not read the first book and found myself at a loss sometimes, it would have been helpful if the author had providedbackground story on the characters and the events from the previous book The setting is well described and the imagery is excellent Although the book is described as a mystery I fe...

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    I didn t feel like I missed too much in this second book since the characters that were the main ones were well explained but I probably should have read the first book for a littlebackground information At times I was just a little bit confused about a secondary character or two I enjoyed reading about the French provincial life, could sort of picture this little town getting ready for Christmas and thought that along with Katherine and Michael, their friends Pippa and Jeannette were pe I didn t feel like I missed too much in this second book since the characters that were the main ones were well explained but I probably should have read the first book for a littlebackground information At times I was just a little bit confused about a secondary character or two I enjoyed reading about the French provincial life, could sort of picture this little town getting ready for Christmas and thought that along with Katherine and Michael, their friends Pippa and Jeannette were...

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    I usually start with a series at book one and because this was offered as a read now on Netgalley, I choose to download and read With other cozy books in a series, the author always seems to give just enough information so the reader who might not have read the books in order has a basic understanding of what went on in previous books At times it was referenced in this book however, I was still lost I wanted to enjoy this cozy but it felt plodding and I could never identify with any of the I usually start with a series at book one and because this was offered as a read now on Netgalley, I choose to download and read With other cozy books in a series, the author always seems to give just enough information so the reader who might not ...

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    Thanks to NetGalley for providing me a copy of this book in exchange for an unbiased review If it were possible, I would give this book a 2.5 Unable to do that, I have given it a 2 because I can t really say I liked it.The book offered a view of France that was somewhat different from what is typically written It was not the warm, sunshine filled romantic place typically found in books taking place in France, but of a colder, grittier place that was somewhat depressed in nature The town seem Thanks to NetGalley for providing me a copy of this book in exchange for an unbiased review If it were possible, I would give this book a 2.5 Unable to do that, I have given it a 2 because I can t really say I liked it.The book offered a view of France that was somewhat different from what is typically written It was not the warm, sunshine filled romantic place typically found in books taking place in France, but of a colder, grittier place that was somewhat depressed in nature The town seemed to be impoverished, as did the protagonist The overall feel of the book was cold, both the weather and the opportunities afforded the towns residents While this felt like an accurate portrayal of the book s world, it left me lacking someone and something to ...

  5. says:

    I love France and I love to read books about France Dressed for Death in Burgundy is a mystery set in a small village and minor town in the Burgundian region of that country I thought it would be a fun book and it is.I don t like spoilers, so I am going to be very careful what I say The protagonist is a middle aged American woman named Katherine who has been resident in France for three years Her French is pretty good, but not perfect, and for the first part of the book her husb...

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    What a neat series, and I am ashamed to say I haven t read the first book yet That will be remedied, but I am so happy I read this latest from an author that sounds like my kinda of gal I mean she loves France, as do I but Susan C Shea has also given reade...

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    American artist Katherine Goff is taking a party of tourists through the costume museum when they discover a dead body in one of the tableaux Imagine it s the butcher s wife Not only is the museum usually kept locked, under the eagle eye of its curator, but who would want to kill the pleasant woman who made the best pate in town Katherine s friend, hapless English would be author Pippa, makes...

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    Katherine Goff, American expat who lives in a small town in France with her musician husband and pets, is trying to live a quiet life, interrupted only by the fact that her husband Michael is in the states recording an album with a famous country star It s getting close to Christmas, and she can t wait to have him back home for the holiday.But all does not stay quiet for long While doing a favor for a friend driving American tourists on a museum tour she encounters the worst possible scena Katherine Goff, American expat who lives in a small town in France with her musician husband and pets, is trying to live a quiet life, interrupted only by the fact that her husband Michael is in the states recording an album with a famous country star It s getting close to Christmas, and she can t wait to have him back home for the holiday.But all does not stay quiet for long While doing a favor for a friend driving American tourists on a museum tour she encounters the worst possible scenario While touring the museum, they find a dead body that turns out to be the wife of the local butcher While Katherine would like nothingthan to leave it behind her and allow the local gendarmes to handle it, her friend Pippa, a British aspiring writer, wants to solve the murder and use it in her novel fictional, of course But when Pippa st...

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    Summary from Goodreads After finding herself mixed up in a murder investigation the previous Summer, Katherine Goff s life simply has not been the same Her husband has been in the US recording a new album, the Burgundy region locals are finally starting to see her as a real neighbor, and Katherine has even started helping out with tourist excursions It seems she s finally found her place in the small community of Reigny sur Canne.But when Katherine stumbles across a body in the local museum Summary from Goodreads After finding herself mixed up in a murder investigation the previous Summer, Katherine Goff s life simply has not been the same Her husband has been in the US recording a new album, the Burgundy region locals are finally starting to see her as a real neighbor, and Katherine has even started helping out w...

  10. says:

    Dressed for Death in Burgundy is a cozy mystery that follows Katherine Goff and her lonely two week stretch as her husband is away in the U.S working on recording a music album While helping a friend by hosting a small group of tourists, Katherine walks into a murder of the local butcher s wife, who has been strangled and then redressed in the town s small museum.The story takes place in Burgundy, France right around Christmas time It was a very interesting and realistic portrayal of what the Dressed for Death in Burgundy is a cozy mystery that follows Katherine Goff and her lonely two week stretch as her husband is away in the U.S working on recording a music album While helping a friend by hosting a small group of tourists, Katherine walks into a murder of the local butcher s wife, who has been strangled and then redressed in the town s small museum.The story takes place in Burgundy, France right around Christmas time It was a very interesting and realistic portrayal of what the area is actually like in general and during the winter While the weather is cold, the story also touched on cold and complicated things as well Katherine is in her mid fifties, married but childless She s struggling to find her place on a severely limited income, balancing her hope for her husband s success with her loneliness that is only certain to increase if he is successful in his recording contract and will be gone for weeks at a time on ...

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