By J.J. Murphy

ISBN-10: 0451238990

ISBN-13: 9780451238993

ISBN-10: 1624900453

ISBN-13: 9781624900457

2013 Agatha Award Nominee for Best Historical Mystery.

Why should still Dorothy Parker's pals be the one ones making "enviable names" in "science, paintings, and parlor games"? Dorothy can play with the easiest of them--as she units out to end up at a brand new Year's Eve social gathering on the Algonquin inn. because the swanky soiree is occurring within the penthouse suite of swashbuckling big name Douglas Fairbanks, a few derring-do is named for. How a couple of little video game of "Murder"?

every one partygoer attracts a card to be detective, assassin, or sufferer. yet younger Broadway starlet Bibi Bibelot trumps all of them while her useless physique is located within the tub. not anyone is familiar with who the killer is, yet something is for sure--they will not be making gin in that bathtub.

while extra partiers are installed peril, it turns into transparent the sport is certainly on, and it really is as much as Dorothy, shock visitor Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and the individuals of the around desk to stick alive--and really sober--long sufficient to discover the killer...

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