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Murder Runs in the Family - ebook/epub

Murder Runs in the Family - ebook/epub
Murder Runs in the Family - ebook/epub
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Lance McCrea lived in a boarding house. There he met a girl he fell in love with. But their relationship is hampered by a powerful person. Lance tries to find out why this powerful man has some kind of hold over her. When he faces the man down, he finds he has been murdered. Of course, he is not the murderer but is a prime suspect anyway.
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