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The Name of the Game Was Murder

Written by Joan Lowery NixonAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Joan Lowery Nixon


· Laurel Leaf
· Paperback · Ages 12 and up
· November 1, 1994 · $5.99 · 978-0-440-21916-3 (0-440-21916-7)

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The Name of the Game Was Murder
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ABOUT THIS BOOK

Novelist Augustus Trevor has written a manuscript that reveals the darkest secrets of his guests. Whoever can solve Trevor's clues can have his story removed from the book. But when Trevor is bludgeoned to death, the survivors (along with the reader) are challenged to find both the manuscript and the murderer.

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WINNER 1997 - Arizona Young Readers Award
NOMINEE 1996 - Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award
WINNER 1993 - Nevada Young Readers Award
WINNER 1994 - Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Young Adult Novel

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