By Jenn McKinlay
William Shakespeare is credited with inventing what percentage words?* Answering Shakespeare trivialities comes with the task description for library director Lindsey Norris. but if the Briar Creek neighborhood Theater mounts their most up-to-date creation of the Bard, she has no purpose of leaving the stacks for the degree. regrettably a villain is ready within the wings... Former Broadway actress Violet los angeles Rue is maintaining auditions for A Midsummer Night's Dream'and everybody from the bitter spinster librarian Ms. Cole to Lindsey's younger library pages are attempting out for elements. introduced in to play the mischievous Puck is the flirtatious expert actor Robbie Vine, who turns out to have eyes for Lindsey. ahead of her blush has light, the Bard's dream becomes a nightmare'when one of many solid is poisoned. Now Lindsey and her crafternooners needs to take heart degree to unmask the wrongdoer earlier than the ultimate curtain call... *Over 17,000
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From time to time, Javitz half-rose in his cockpit to peer at the ground past the high nose of the 'plane, making minor corrections each time. Unbidden, a thought crept into my mind: Would it be irresponsible of me to turn over the duties of nurse-maid to Javitz--just for the day--while I returned to the islands to see what could be done about Brothers? Clearly, the pilot had friends in the area. And he seemed to know better than I how to communicate with children. Yes, I had promised Estelle's father that I would watch over her; but surely removing the threat of Brothers would offer a more complete protection?
At the first chemist's shop, a bell tinkled when Holmes stepped inside, but the customers took little notice: Stray fishermen were a commonplace. On reaching the counter, Holmes asked for sticking plasters, a box of throat lozenges, and a tube of ointment for Persistent Rashes and Skin Conditions. Picking the coins from his palm, he then said, "M'lad on the boat picked up a baddish slice, mebbe should have a coupla' stitches. " "There was, he took ill. Got a locum, though. " "He'll do," Holmes grunted, and asked for directions.
He whispered. " This was a man's gravelly voice. " "That's right, Reverend Brothers. " With an effort, Brothers got his eyes open, squinting into the smokey light. " The man grinned and reached down to whittle a slice from the sausage on the table, popping it between his yellow teeth and chewing, open-mouthed. "Only thing that kept you from the pearly gates was that book in your chest pocket. Weren't for that, the lead would've gone straight into your heart. As it is, we dug the thing out of your shoulder.